Kyle Reid’s Cigar Box Guitar Performance

In this performance set from TEDxOU 2015, Kyle Reid captivates the audience with a few tunes on his custom handmade cigar box guitar.

Kyle Reid is a guitarist, singer/songwriter, instrument builder, bandleader and composer based in central Oklahoma. With the backing of his New Orleans jazz inspired swing band, “The Low Swinging Chariots,” Kyle released his first full length album “Alright, Here We Go…” in 2014 to great reviews, being named the Daily Oklahoman’s “Best Local Album of 2014.”

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at