Bill Frisell


Birthday March 18, 1951

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace Maryland

Age 72 years old

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Jazz guitarist who started performing in the 1960s with Elvis Costello and John Zorn.

Before Fame

He studied with the Denver Symphony Orchestra in his high school days. One of his first instruments was the clarinet.


He was a close friend of cartoonist Gary Larson and provided the theme music to Larson's Far Side television series.

Family Life

His parents moved from Baltimore, Maryland to Denver, Colorado when he was young.

Associated With

He was the musical director for Century of Song, which featured Suzanne Vega.