Paul Edwards finishing a recording session at Sunset Sound Hollywood California. Kittyhawk used the Chapman Stick extensively throughout their career, this innovative instrument was developed Emmett Chapman. It enables the musician to use a “touch style” playing technique, both bass and melody are player together much like a keyboard player. The left hand taps the bass while the right hand taps the rhythm/melody. All the bass parts of Kittyhawk incorporated the Chapman Stick Touch Board.
Collection by Kittyhawk is a contemp … Kittyhawk’s Collection album features a cross-section of the band’s best material. It features such songs as: Bad Oscar Mariner Trutina Amor Race For the Oasis Big City Listen to all 9 tracks from CD Baby. Paul Edwards, Daniel Bortz, Randy Strom, Bmi / Hightower Records (634479609350) Jazz, rock, world with […]
Kittyhawk Plays “Big City” From the PBS Special “First Flight”.
Recorded at Paul Edward’s home in Deep Cove, North Vancouver, Canada. The tune highlights double pull off chords, melody and bass solos.
Bortz and Edwards are not novices in the world of professional music. Hailing from Chicago, where Daniel Bortz began playing guitar at 14. Then moving to Phoenix for High School where Daniel joined different rock groups. The next 10 years found him working as a part-owner and operator of a recording studio and teaching himself guitar […]