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My Favorite Guitars
Studio album by Chet Atkins
Released 1964
Recorded RCA 'Nashville Sound' Studios, Nashville, TN
Length 29:06
Label RCA Victor LSP-3316 (Stereo) LPM-3316 (Mono)
Producer Bob Ferguson
Professional reviews
Chet Atkins chronology
The Best of Chet Atkins
(1964)
My Favorite Guitars
(1964)
More of That Guitar Country
(1965)

My Favorite Guitars is the title of a recording by Chet Atkins. The guitars referred to are Chet's signature Gretsch "Country Gentleman" electric guitar, a South American acoustic model he calls the "Los Indios Tabajaras", and a Spanish classical guitar. It is another example of Atkins' 1960's easy-going, easy-listening guitar playing.

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Reissues

  • My Favorite Guitars was reissued on CD along with It's a Guitar World in 1995 on One Way Records.[1]

Track listing

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Side one

  1. "Levee Walking" (Jerry Reed Hubbard, Henry Strzelecki) – 1:56
  2. "Wimoweh" (Campbell) – 2:45
  3. "One Note Samba" (Hendricks, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) – 2:04
  4. "Moon of Manakoora" (Frank Loesser, Alfred Newman) – 2:09
  5. "Travelin'" (James Miller) – 2:18
  6. "Say It With Soul" (Fred Carter) – 2:45

Side two

  1. "Josephine" (Burke Bivens, Gus Kahn, Wayne King) – 2:06
  2. "Rose Ann" (Jerry Reed) – 2:20
  3. "Sukiyaki" (Hashida Naramura Rokusuke) – 2:28
  4. "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 2:18
  5. "El Vaquero" (Atkins, Wayne Moss) – 2:07
  6. "Chopin Waltz No. 10 in B Minor" (Atkins, Chopin) – 3:50

Personnel

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