JOHNNY SMITH – WE’LL MISS YOU!

Remembering Johnny Smith 1922-2013 JOHNNY SMITH – An exceptional jazz guitarist and, more importantly, an exceptional human being. Johnny, we’ll miss you so much.

Love from all your friends and fans at Benedetto Guitars!

Special thanks to Dr. Ron Uscinski

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Photo of Johnny, center, with his Guild Benedetto Signature Johnny Smith Award archtop guitar, at his home in Colorado Springs 2003, by Kirk Speer

Benedetto Guild Jazz Masters Concert NAMM Jan 2000 LA: Roy McDonald, Bob Benedetto, Howard Paul, Bill Doyle. Front: Johnny Smith and Bruce Bolen.Photo at left: Fender Musical Instruments sponsored Benedetto/Guild Jazz Masters Concert at NAMM Show in LA Jan 2000. l to r, back: Roy McDonald, Bob Benedetto, Howard Paul, Bill Doyle. Front: Johnny Smith and Bruce Bolen

 

Larger image of Johnny Smith at his home in Colorado Springs, Colorado 2003

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