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Steve Khan

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: April 28, 1947    

Steve Khan

In a special issue of Japan's “JAZZ LIFE” magazine, they selected the 22 All-Time Greatest Jazz Guitarists. Of course, legends like Charlie Christian, Django Reinhardt, Wes Montgomery, Kenny Burrell, and Jim Hall were included alongside more recent giants George Benson, Pat Martino, Larry Coryell, and John McLaughlin. But right there amongst contemporaries John Abercrombie, Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Mike Stern and Bill Frisell was Steve Khan! Testament to a large body of work which now spans more than 30 years. Hard to believe this dream began at a rather late age with Wes Montgomery held as the model to which to aspire. Steve admits that, when he was a teenager, “I was a terrible drummer with no musical training. I had developed a love for the guitar, and when I was 19 I switched instruments. I decided that I would not make the same mistakes I had made with the drums and studied hard in college along with private lessons from Ron Anthony.” During these years, Khan always found himself in fast company and, from such situations he learned, developed and survived. By the time he graduated from U.C.L.A., in 1969, he felt ready to make the move to New York City....
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    Steve Khan: Subtext

    Tone Center
    2014
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    Subtext

    Tone Center
    2014
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    Parting Shot

    Tone Center
    2011
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    The Suitcase - Live In Köln '94

    hat ART
    2008
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    Steve Khan: The Suitcase

    Tone Center
    2008
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    The Suitcase

    Tone Center
    2008
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    Borrowed Time

    Tone Center
    2007
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