Howard Morgen

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Howard MorgenHoward Morgen, six and seven-string guitarist/clinician and arranger has written fingerstyle jazz guitar columns and arrangements for Guitar Player, Guitar World, Acoustic Guitar, Fingerstyle Guitar and is currently a columnist for Just Jazz Guitar magazine. In addition, Howard is the author of The Gershwin Collection for Solo Guitar, The Ellington Collection for Solo Guitar, Ten from Guitar Player, Solo Guitar Insights, Fingerstyle Favorites, Concepts, Preparations (Warner Bros.), Paul Simon for Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar (Amsco Pub.), and Fingerstyle Jazz Images for Christmas (Mel-Bay). His solo CD Howard Morgen plays Gershwin has won critical acclaim. He has been a guest artist/teacher during Jazz Week at the National Guitar Summer Workshop in Connecticut (1995-1997) and was on the faculty of the Guitar Study Center of the New School in Manhattan and the Jazz Studies Program at C.W.Post Campus, Long Island University.

Among Howard’s students over recent years are singer-songwriter Paul Simon, Edie Brickel, Carly Simon, Christine Lavin. His bio is included in Maurice Summerfield’s The Jazz Guitar, Its Players and Personalities Since 1900.

Howard's recordings, The Song is You and Howard Morgen Plays Gershwin, are now available on iTunes. His new instructional course, Fingerboard Breakthrough (location recording done by Davis Stillson Associates), is now available -- see below.

"Listening to Howard Morgen play the seven string guitar is a most delightful musical experience. His reharmonizations of standards are very refreshing, full of surprises, but never rude to the ear. Howard is an accomplished, inspired musician and a truly great guitarist." - George Van Eps

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Fingerboard Breakthrough

Mind-bending concepts and visualization techniques for guitar.
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Interactive Audio
. Branching Out
. Got It Bad Again
. In A Sentimental Mood
. It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), Part 1
. It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), Part 2
. Mood Indigo, Part 1
. Mood Indigo: Stretching A Point, Part 2
. Oh! Susanna, Part 2
. Oh! Susanna-Just For A Hoot, Part 1
. Riding Duke's Caravan, Part 1
. Riding Duke's Caravan, Part 2
. Sentimental Mood Gets Tougher
. Sophisticated Lady
. The 'Sophisticated Lady' Returns

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