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Summary

Lee Ritenour (born as Lee Mack Ritenour in Los Angeles, California, United States), he is also known as Captain Fingers, is a famous Musician from USA, he is still alive and was born November 1, 1952.

Biography

Lee Mack "Captain Fingers" Ritenour is an internationally known guitarist, studio musician, composer and producer. He began his career 16 years old as a studio musician. He has participated in over 3000 sessions and recorded 40 solo albums and albums in which he is one of the artists. He had a world-renowned hit with "Is It You" in 1981.

Ritenour is engaged to a Japanese singer and song writer Anri. His music is inspired by Wes Montgomery. Not only has he praised his hero on several occasions, he has also called his son (born 1993) Wesley.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac scorpio, who is known for Transient, Self-Willed, Purposeful, Unyielding. Our collection contains 8 quotes who is written / told by Lee.

Related authors: Wes Montgomery

Source / external links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Ritenour

Famous quotes by Lee Ritenour (8)


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"Well, Smoke n' Mirrors has very much a world music flavor and it doesn't park itself in one country. It borrows heavily from the Brazilian angle, which is dear to my heart, and I recorded several albums with that flavor"
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"I used a baritone guitar with a very unusual tuning that became the body of the composition, while the classical guitar is on top of it with the main rhythm part"
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"My son Wesley has just turned 13. He was 12 during the recording of this record and he is quite a drummer already and has been studying drums since he was four, but he's also very interested in African percussion and studies percussion"
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"I've done a lot of albums and I kinda know when I'm onto something that was inspirational for me to record and create, and this was one of those projects where I really enjoyed making the album"
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"I had redesigned my entire amplifier system for this tour because airlines are very strict now"
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"Even though there are some great keyboard players on the album, there are a number of songs with no keyboard on them and the backing is all guitar oriented. This is first time I've ever done this actually"
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"If you play the very subtle jazz tunes with acoustic pianos, acoustic bass and it's a dead standard, you are going to play very differently. It depends on the music"
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"Arranging is the way I put my stamp on my music as much as my guitar playing"


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