Feb 16–18, 2018

Evolution of Blues Guitar: Jack de Keyzer

Evolution of Blues Guitar: Jack de Keyzer

Dec 2, 2015

jack_de_keyzer-croppedFrom Robert Johnson to Jimi Hendrix

 The two times Juno Award winner and seven times Maple Blues Award winner Jack de Keyzer performs and explores the history of Blues Guitar from the 1930s (Robert Johnson Delta blues, ragtime, Lonnie Johnson, Blind Boy Fuller), 1940s (Charlie Christian, T-Bone Walker, the birth of the electric blues/jazz guitar), 1950s (Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, BB King) to the 1960s (Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix) in the acclaimed educational and highly entertaining 60 minute “Evolution of Blues Guitar”.

Question and Answer period to follow, along with blues guitar tips.
“The finest blues guitarist in Canada.” Jeff Healey
“If Jack de Keyzer was from New York, Chicago or L.A. he’d be famous.” Bob Dylan