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Videos: Three Guitar Masters

Since it's Friday, I thought I'd end the week by sharing with you three separate videos of true jazz guitar masters—Louis Stewart, Joe Pass (above) and Lenny Breau. I think you'll agree that all three are at their finest here....       Related Stories Video: Oscar Peterson  
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