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Let's just be blunt about this: Bill Frisell is one of the best guitarists on the planet Earth. The Grammy Award-winning Frisell is usually described as a jazz player but he's really a restless genre-jumper who's hard to pin down. Frisell is just as comfortable playing a Beatles cover, a surf tune, an Aaron Copland composition as he is with one of his original instrumentals such as "Monroe," his nod to bluegrass king Bill Monroe. The eclectic, intellectually fidgety Frisell never stays in one place for too long. His most recent album was called "Guitar in the Space Age!"

With all that in mind, I shouldn't have been surprised when I asked him what's on the set list for his upcoming concert with The Bill Frisell Trio at Florida State and he said, basically, he had no clue. "Well, that's a good question," Frisell, 64, said and chuckled over the phone from Seattle. "We've been playing together so long and we've made I don't know how many records together. So, when we play as a trio, it's really, really wide open. The possibilities are just huge. ... We never plan it out with the trio, it's just evolved to a point where it's like a language, it's a conversation."    READ THE FULL Tallahassee Democrat ARTICLE