Gladwell is a concept album from jazz guitaristcomposer julian lage. A guitarist who came up in the spotlight, first as a prodigy and then as an apprentice, hes now 30, a. And like those guys, he takes an acoustic approach to his guitar whether. He has been a staff writer for the new yorker since 1996. Straddling jazz and americana with the help of mandolinist chris thile, banjo great bela fleck, and eigsti, it earned lage a. Be it the lovely margaret, the fantastically rhythmic however, the adrenalinecharged telegram or any of the other wonderful songs on the album, lage has a distinct voice as a guitarist and composer.
Julian lage, aristides rivas, tupac mantilla, jorge roeder. Malcolm timothy gladwell cm born september 3, 1963 is a canadian journalist, author, and public speaker. In developing the traditional series, great care was taken to maintain the power, balance, and clarity that makes the collings voice unique while adjusting aspects of the design that contribute to the warm, rounded highs, present low midrange, and. More than two decades ago, guitarist julian lage became enamored with the simple curves of the late, great leo fenders telecaster. Its an album inspired by an appreciation for telecasters that dates all the way back to lages days as an 8year old prodigy and grew deeper with his acquisition of a 54 blackguard. Julian lage is of the highest category of improvising musicians, those who can enact thoughts and impulses as they receive them.
Create an account help customer service mobile version affiliate program. Julian lage masterclass interesting thoughs on chord. So im trying to learn something new everyday by documenting what i learned from watching a youtube video. Julian lage electric guitar dave king drums jorge roeder bass live rendition of. A community for jazz guitarists and lovers of jazz guitar. The album will be released on april 26, 2011 on emarcy records. The ace guitarists julian lage and chris eldridge operate mainly in two commercial backwatersjazz in lages case, and bluegrass in eldridges, and more pointedly chamber bluegrass, since. This free product contains a complete transcription of every note played, accompanied by every word uttered, as well a short theoretical introduction of my own. Lage also delivers impressive covers of elliott smith s alameda and neil hefti s lil darlin. Julian lage performs a solo version of 233 butler from his upcoming album, gladwell, available april 26, 2011 on emarcy records. Find julian lage discography, albums and singles on allmusic. Sounding point, from 2009, showcased lage in a variety of ensemble settings.
Worlds fair is the third album released by julian lage as leader. Its been a while, but here i go with transcription of one of the most beautiful songs by julian. Contemporary, guitar jazz julian lage group gladwell. Description provided by wikipedia under creative commons attribution ccbysa 4. It entered the billboard top contemporary jazz albums chart at number and was nominated for the 2010 grammy award for best contemporary jazz album. Julian lage cd discography playing a unique style that melded blues, classical, folk and jazz influences, lage received praise from musical luminaries, including herbie hantool and bela fleck. With two bandmates, lage performs two unreleased songs and a cut from 2011s gladwell. Learn how to play guitar with free online guitar lessons by julian lage at truefire. Join facebook to connect with julian lage and others you may know. Stream tracks and playlists from julianlage on your desktop or mobile device. Gladwell international version, an album by julian lage group on spotify. Sounding point is the debut studio album by the jazz guitarist julian lage.
Where or when by julian lage, released 03 february 2015 the bassist whos spent much of his career pushing against jazz traditions finds value in embracing them, to some degree, with a nimble quartet of fellows. Recorded on august 12, 14, 2010, september 29, 2010 and december 10, 11, 2010 at wbgh studios in boston, ma. Its captured wondrously on his acclaimed recordings, his 2009 debut, sounding point. Thats former child prodigy guitarist julian lage, who seems to be more in line with the vocabulary of swing jazz guitar pioneer django reinhardt, classical guitar godfather andres segovia and bluegrass guitar picking legend tony rice. Julian lage and chris eldridge and their new record. Guitarist julian lage is the next generation of jazz musicians whose voice has made an impact in the short 10 years since he first hit the scene. This is a transcription of the youtube clip, titled julian lage lesson see the video, in which julian lage explains a classic chord approach to soloing over a 251 chord progression. Recorded on a 1939 martin 00018 with no overdubbing, it is the first solo album he has recorded. Julian lages first solo guitar album, is so spontaneous and intimate in feel its as if this prodigious guitarist had just arrived in your living room, picked up his.
Lages latest album, gladwell, reflects his wideranging musical interests and talents by incorporating chamber music, american folk and bluegrass, latin and world music, traditional stringband sounds, and modern jazz. Lage doesnt use any lyrics to depict his fictional town. Three years later, he became a faculty member of the stanford jazz workshop at stanford university. Stream adfree or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. Provided to youtube by universal music group autumn leaves julian lage group gladwell. Today i looked for something from julian lage and stumbled on this amazing 28minute workshop video. If youre julian lage, you record with vibes icon gary burton, jazzpiano phenom taylor eigsti, and others, and release your solo debut. Telecaster talk with julian lage fretboard journal. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Download julian lage chris eldridge avalon files tradownload. Julian lage is the sort of musician who makes every gesture feel both easeful and essential.
Guitar virtuoso julian lage goes electric for live in l. Worlds fair by julian lage, released 03 february 2015 1. When i was about 4 i asked my dad for a guitar, says lage, now 28. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Not too long ago julian lage put out a lovely little record called arclight. Theres a natural vibrancy to guitarist julian lages playing. But theres a beauty, honesty and energy to gladwell that makes you say julian lage has arrived. Ad ogni modo, leleganza compositiva ed esecutiva dellartista emergono fortemente, catturando lascoltatore sin dal primo brano.1262 1039 1616 1099 1625 45 561 1084 644 1340 1458 829 101 1158 617 1395 753 1553 1636 898 501 1081 1279 189 1439 1417 106 183 151 127 1059 656