Tim Sparks (born October 31, 1954) is an American acoustic guitar player, singer, arranger and composer.
Raised in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, he was given his first guitar when a bout of encephalitis kept him out of school for a year. The music he heard around him was traditional country blues, and the gospel his grandmother played on piano in a small church in the Blue Ridge Mountains, so that's what he taught himself to play.
He was nominated for a scholarship at the prestigious North Carolina School of the Arts. There he studied the classics with Andrés Segovia protegee Jesus Silva. While recording three albums with the seminal vocal jazz ensemble Rio Nido, Sparks also became proficient in jazz styles from Brazilian to Bebop, which brought him several regional music awards including Best Acoustic Guitarist, Best Latin Jazz guitarist, and Best Jazz Guitarist in the Minnesota Music Awards. In 1993 he wonЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Neshamah [17.08.1999, альбом]
- Tanz [12.09.2000, альбом]
- At the Rebbe's Table [23.04.2002, альбом]
- Little Princess - Tim Sparks Plays Naftule Brandwein [2009, альбом]
|Eu Su Quero Um Xodo||
|One String Leads To Another||
|The Blues On Bartok St||
|Waltz Of The Flowers||