Reid Karris Interview

Source: guitar moderne interviews guitarist Karris, who recent release Arbor Philosophica is an excellent example of modern collage-based composition.

The journey Reid Karris took to become a player of prepared guitar echoes others who attack the instrument with implements from the kitchen and hardware store. Attempts at “normal” playing left him unsatisfied, until he found his true musical self in a combination of tabletop and worn guitars. His lengthy description of his process and his music was worth presenting in full, as it offers valuable insights to anyone considering abandoning genre guitar for the wilds of experimentation

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