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Tal Farlow and Lenny Breau: Chance Meeting

The auspicious meeting that this album’s title refers to took place for the PBS documentary Talmage Farlow in 1980. While Farlow’s stature in the annals of jazz guitar goes without saying, the justification for separately issuing the soundtrack some 17 years later is the untimely 1984 demise of Breau, a circumstance that left him drastically under recorded, considering his unique, innovative approach to the instrument.

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