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Muriel Anderson

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Muriel Anderson (born 1960 in Downers Grove, Illinois) is a composer and guitarist.

Widely respected as one of the world’s foremost fingerstyle guitarists and harp-guitarists, Muriel Anderson is the first woman to have won the National Fingerpicking Guitar Championship. She is host of the renowned Muriel Anderson’s All Star Guitar Night® and founder of the Music for Life Alliance charity. Her music can be heard in Woody Allen’s film “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” and her “Heartstrings” recording accompanied the astronauts on the space shuttle Discovery. Touring in the USA and internationally year round, Muriel’s obvious joy of music and facility across musical genres is revered by guitarists and audiences worldwide. Her recent project is a collaboration with Germany’s renowned duo, Tierra Negra.

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  • nsibon

    @pilkdownman: a harp guitar is no gimmick sir.

    19 Oct 2011 Reply
  • trishmartin

    this is an instrument i first saw Michael Hedges, so masterfully, play; wonderful playing from Muriel...

    16 Nov 2009 Reply
  • DegreeX

    She makes such beautiful music..

    10 Nov 2009 Reply
  • mikle33359

    i love this sound

    18 Feb 2009 Reply
  • Pilkdownman

    That harp guitar has alot of resonance and tone but it hides her and looks very heavy. If I were her I'd stick to a 6 string guitar. She doesn't need a gimmick.

    22 Dec 2008 Reply
  • Jettyguy

    That's some thing she's holding right there.

    22 Sep 2008 Reply
  • modernrocko

    harp guitar! I want one so bad, but there's no way I can afford to shell out upwards of 3 grand for a nice one.

    16 Jul 2007 Reply
  • Dial-A-Ninja

    that's a bigass. badass guitar...harp...thing

    8 Mar 2007 Reply

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