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Prize will help guitarist launch career

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ALEX Goodman was the first Canadian to win the Montreux Jazz Festival’s guitar competition earlier this month.

The former Torontonian, now living in New York City, won first prize and the public’s choice award at the worldrenowned annual Swiss festival.

Goodman had ......

Alex Goodman’s hastily recorded entry won him a spot in the semifinals of the Montreux Jazz Festival’s guitar competition, which he eventually won. Show/Hide caption

Alex Goodman’s hastily recorded entry won him a spot in the semifinals of the Montreux Jazz Festival’s guitar competition, which he eventually won. - Damien Richard / Montreux Jazz Festival

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