The Bickert Tribute Concert

Bickert facing right

Word from Canada is that the CBC program honoring Ed Bickert is online and available for listening. Bickert celebrates his 80th birthday today. The venerable guitarist is a veteran of decades with Rob McConnell, Moe Kauffman, Phil Nimmons, Paul Desmond and hundreds of studio hours. For details about his career—and videos, see this Rifftides post. Here’s a paragraph from the page that contains the link to the broadcast: Bickert could “combine in his solos the logic of a … [Read more...]