by Paul Hosford

Released 2002
Painted Heart Music
Released 2002
Painted Heart Music
Paul Hosford playing guitar featuring works by Gershwin, Ellington, Porter and other great composers in solo and ensemble settings. Paul also plays string bass and 'cello and is joined by his father Frank playing piano on On Green Dolphin Street.
My father gave me my first guitar when I was 13 years old. I played it quite a bit over the ensuing years, but when Lori and I started our family, I found myself with little time for music. By the time our oldest son, William, was 5, I hadn't played in years.

One day we were out of town and I noticed an archtop guitar in a store window. Archtop guitars are preferred for playing jazz …
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Compilation CDs...


To mark Paul Hosford's 30th anniversary in the music business, Painted Heart has released an album with tracks from 15 jazz, classical, original and Christmas albums Hosford has produced through the years.


Artistry In Sound




To celebrate his induction to The Nebraska Music Hall of Fame, Pablo FreeSpirit assembled tracks by an eclectic group of Nebraska guitarists, singers & songwriters who compose, produce and perform an assortment of tasteful compositions in a variety of styles.


Calloused Pfingers & Healing Hearts




Jazz Guitar Central features a variety of styles and instrumentation by guitarists Dave Askren, Michael Coppola, Rick Hanna, Steve Herberman, Paul Hosford, Rich Hughes, Laurent Madelgi, E. Shawn Qaissaunee & Richard Boukas.