Usman Riaz + Preston Reed:
Usman Riaz und Preston Reed: Ein junger Gitarrist trifft auf seinen Helden

TEDGlobal 2012 · 16:50 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Usman Riaz ist ein 21-jähriges Wunderkind im perkussiven Gitarrenspiel, das er erlernt hat, indem er sich Videos seiner Helden auf YouTube angesehen hat. Der TED Fellow spielt auf TEDGlobal 2012 auf der Bühne, gefolgt von einem beeindruckenden Solo des Meisters des perkussiven Gitarrenspiels, Preston Reed. Den Abschluss macht eine sehr spontane Improvisation der beiden.

Revolutionary Guitarist
Preston Reed’s hands have an otherworldly coordination. The fingers, nails, thumbs, and palms of both left and right dance, pluck, strum, and slap his guitar, which bursts with a full sound. Full bio
Percussive guitarist
Young guitarist Usman Riaz pulls a rich, swirling sound out of the acoustic guitar. Full bio
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