About The Intergenerational Songs of the Earth Guitar Trio
What brings three Guitarists from three different generations and locations together to make music? Melody, rich chord changes and song choices. Be it swing/pop tunes, Django, Folk/blues, Russian dance tunes, Jazz classics or swinging’ Liszt, their individual styles and influences produce an impressive result.
Andres Nilsson (30 something) From Sweden, now a Brooklynite is a phenomenal musician, guitarist, composer, teacher and improviser. He plays in any genre, including his own with well-known NYC artists since 2000. Check out his original compositions and collaborations at Myspace.com/AndersNilsson.
Ron Meissner (50 something) Hails from Montana. Played rock, rockabilly, blues, swing in his teens until he discovered a diminished chord and Wes Montgomery, and then threw away his pick. Composer, recording engineer and guitarist extraordinaire.
Ron Gluck (70 something) Red diaper baby, from duh Bronx played with The Harvesters (folkways/Smithsonian) in the fifties. He sings. Influenced by Woody, Pete, Paul Robeson, Weavers, Leadbelly, etc. Check out the two Rons’ CD at CDbaby.com/rpor
They met by chance. We’re glad they did.