American jazz fusion guitarist who was simply the leader about more than 30 albums, like the 1970 album Spaces. He performed in multiple rings as an adolescent, like the Royals as well as the Flames. He was a well known conversationalist, showing up on NPR displays like Billy Taylor’s Jazz in the Kennedy Middle. His two sons also became greatly mixed up in music market. He toured inside a acoustic guitar trio with famed musician John McLaughlin.