Al Nesbitt is the next big name in instrumental acoustic guitar

Al Nesbitt
(Image credit: Jaymz Kennedy)

From Andrés Segovia to Django Reinhardt, Julian Bream to John McLaughlin, Paco de Lucía to Al Di Meola, Vicente Amigo to Tommy Emmanuel, instrumental acoustic music has long been a vehicle employed by master guitarists to telegraph stirring and intensely emotional ideas within a web of dazzling and inventive technique.

Following in this skilled tradition is contemporary guitarist Al Nesbitt, whose unique sound and style meshes fiery and impassioned playing with lush orchestral textures and modern touches to create breathtaking enveloping soundscapes.

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