Barney Kessel Talks about His Guitar
Barney Kessel Talks about His Guitar

Barney Kessel Talks about His Guitar

Oklahoma jazz great Barney Kessel talks about his guitar, a 1946 Gibson ES-350 with Charlie Christian pickup and custom knobs. From the Vestapol DVD "Barney Kessel Rare Performances 1962-91."

USC Thornton - Lee Ritenour Residency
USC Thornton - Lee Ritenour Residency

USC Thornton - Lee Ritenour Residency

In February 2014, the USC Thornton School of Music's Contemporary Music Division welcomed Lee Ritenour, acclaimed jazz guitarist and USC alumnus, to campus for a week-long residency. Through several workshops and discussion forums, Ritenour mentored student musicians and discussed his fruitful career in the music industry.