Mason Williams

Mason Williams



Mason Douglas Williams (born August 24, 1938) is an American guitarist and composer, best known for his instrumental "Classical Gas". He is also a comedy writer, known for his writing on the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, and Saturday Night Live. He is also an eclectic poet and lyricist who has published several books.



Smothers Brothers
Classical Gas
"Classical Gas" is an instrumental musical piece composed and originally performed by Mason Williams with instrumental backing by members of the Wrecking Crew.
Classical Gas
Classical Gas is a 1987 album by new age group Mannheim Steamroller and guitarist/composer Mason Williams.
The Mason Williams Phonograph Record
The Mason Williams Phonograph Record is a solo album by guitarist and composer Mason Williams released in 1968.

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