John Knowles a Friendly Master of the Guitar - Ben Knorr

This past week I had the pleasure of meeting and working with John Knowles. I had high expectations knowing that he had worked with arguably the biggest names in FingerStyle Guitar: Chet Atkins, Jerry Reed, Lenny Breau, and Tommy Emmanuel. Regardless of my expectations I was not prepared for the amount of wisdom and advice that was about to come. I met him on Tuesday. In my private lesson, after a brief introduction and chat about Lenny Breau, I played him my solo guitar arrangment of 'All the Things You Are'. After I finished he said: “If you could think about what you just did and to some extent you’re satisfied, some extent you are not, if there is something you would say…. say all the st