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My First Guitar: Tales of True Love and Lost Chords from 7 Legendary Musicians

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  • Publisher:
    ECW Press, 2012
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.


  • Author: Crowe, Julia

    Famous guitarists reveal the stories behind their first six-string and their lifelong passion for music

    Every guitarist remembers his or her first instrument, the guitar that was a gateway to a lifetime of passion and commitment. In My First Guitar, Julia Crowe presents original interviews with some of the world’s leading guitarists across a variety of genres, including Les Paul, Dick Dale, Carlos Santana, Peter Frampton, Jimmie Vaughan, Alex Lifeson, Joe Satriani, Melissa Etheridge, Paco Peña, Lee Ranaldo, George Benson, and Jimmy Page. Each interview offers an intimate glimpse into the humble beginnings of real&ndashlife guitar heroes as they recall their first instrument and share the inspiration, challenges, and successes of their early days.

    Subject(s): Musicians | Guitarists
    Original Publisher: ECW Press
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781770902756