Over the years, Frisell has contributed to the work of such collaborators as Paul Motian, John Zorn, Elvis Costello, Ginger Baker, The Los Angeles Philharmonic, Suzanne Vega, Loudon Wainwright III, Van Dyke Parks, Vic Chesnutt, Rickie, Lee Jones, Ron. This work has established Frisell as one of the most sought-after guitar voices in contemporary music. TheBreadth of such performing and recording situations is a testament not only to his singular guitar conception but his musical versatility as well. This, however, is Old news by now. In recent years, it is Frisell’s role as Composer and band leader which has garnered him increasing notoriety.