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Kevin Kastning

Kevin Kastning
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Kevin Kastning (born December 26, 1961, Wichita, Kansas) is an American guitarist, composer and musical instrument inventor. He plays the twelve-string guitar, six-string guitar, fretless guitar, extended baritone guitar, twelve-string extended baritone guitar, alto guitar, the fourteen-string contraguitar, mandolin, piano and bass.
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http://www.kevinkastning.com
Related articles (21)
Releases on file (27)
Kevin Kastning — Piano I Kevin Kastning — Piano I
(Greydisc GDR3547, 2019, CD)
Kevin Kastning — 17/66 Kevin Kastning — 17/66
(Greydisc GDR3541, 2018, CD)
Kevin Kastning — 30/36 Kevin Kastning — 30/36
(Greydisc GDR 3546, 2018, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Ethereal II Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Ethereal II
(Greydisc GDR 3543, 2018, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — Ethereal I Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — Ethereal I
(Greydisc GDR3540, 2018, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Balász Major — Kismaros Kevin Kastning / Balász Major — Kismaros
(Greydisc GDR 3542, 2018, CD)
Kevin Kastning — A Connection of Secrets Kevin Kastning — A Connection of Secrets
(Greydisc GDR3532, 2017, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Even This Late It Happens Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Even This Late It Happens
(Greydisc GDR3536, 2017, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — Invocation Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — Invocation
(Greydisc GDR3534, 2017, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Mark Wingfield — The Line to Three Kevin Kastning / Mark Wingfield — The Line to Three
(Greydisc GDR3533, 2017, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — A Far Reflection Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — A Far Reflection
(Greydisc GDR3529, 2016, CD)
Kevin Kastning — Skyfields Kevin Kastning — Skyfields
(Greydisc GDR3530, 2016, CD)
Kevin Kastning — Otherworld Kevin Kastning — Otherworld
(Greydisc , 2015, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Mark Wingfield — In Stories Kevin Kastning / Mark Wingfield — In Stories
(Greydisc GDR 3521, 2014, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Becoming Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Becoming
(Greydisc GDR 3514, 2013, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Nowhere, Now Here Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Nowhere, Now Here
(Greydisc GDR 3515, 2013, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — The Book of Crossings Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó — The Book of Crossings
(Greydisc GDR3512, 2012, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Dreaming As I Knew Kevin Kastning / Carl Clements — Dreaming As I Knew
(Greydisc GDR 3510, 2012, CD)
Michael Manring / Kevin Kastning — In Winter Michael Manring / Kevin Kastning — In Winter
(Greydisc GDR 3511, 2012, CD)
KastningSiegfried — Gravity of Shadows KastningSiegfried — Gravity of Shadows
(Greydisc GDR 3507, 2011, CD)
Mark Wingfield / Kevin Kastning — I Walked into the Silver Darkness Mark Wingfield / Kevin Kastning — I Walked into the Silver Darkness
(Greydisc GDR 3508, 2011, CD)
Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Triptych Kevin Kastning / Sándor Szabó / Balász Major — Triptych
(Greydisc GDR 3509, 2011, CD)
Sándor Szabó & Kevin Kastning — Returning Sándor Szabó & Kevin Kastning — Returning
(Greydisc GDR-3506, 2010, CD)
Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Parabola Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Parabola
(Greydisc GDR-3505, 2009, CD)
Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Parallel Crossings Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Parallel Crossings
(Greydisc GDR, 2008, CD)
Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Resonance Sándor Szabó / Kevin Kastning — Resonance
(Greydisc GDR, 2007, CD)
KastningSiegfrieed — Scalar Fields KastningSiegfrieed — Scalar Fields
(Greydisc GDR, 2005, CD)

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