Martin Taylor's ground breaking solo album Artistry, produced by Steve Howe, was originally released in 1993 to much critical
acclaim and was re-issued in 2011. Artistry was No 1 in the HMV Jazz Charts for a record 12 weeks and topped the UK Jazz Charts for six weeks and launched Martin's career as an international solo artist.
Artistry is a virtuoso display of solo guitar artistry showcasing Taylor's incredible technique. Taylor's essential melodic approach ensures that his extraordinary technique never distracts from the music. Martin Taylor's inimitable style has seen him recognized as
the world's foremost exponent of solo jazz guitar playing.
Produced by Steve Howe
Recorded without the use of overdubs at Langley Studios, Devon, England on May 20, 21, 22 1992
Post production at Sarm West, London
Engineered by Greg Jackman
Martin plays a Yamaha AEX ‘Martin Taylor' Stereo Guitar, designed in the United Kingdom by Martin Taylor and Martyn Booth
and was custom built in Hamamatsu, Japan by Jackie Manacuchi
Guitar strings - D'Addario XI. Nickel Wound Jazz Lights