BILL FRISELL Biography - Musicians


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  Name: William Richard Frisell                                                     
  Born: 18 March 1951 Baltimore, Maryland                                           
  Genre: Jazz                                                                       
  Occupation: Guitarist                                                             
  William Richard "Bill" Frisell (born March 18, 1951) is a North American           
  guitarist and composer.                                                           
  Frisell's critically-acclaimed work has been wildly eclectic, rooted in jazz but   
  touching on progressive folk, classical music, country music, noise and more.     
  Known for using an array of effects (delay, distortion, reverb, octave shifters,   
  and volume pedals, to name a few) to create unique sounds from his instrument.