Kenny Burrell



Kenny Burrell

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1951
Born
July 31, 1931 in Detroit
Location
Detroit, MI, United States
Biography
Kenneth Earl "Kenny" Burrell (born July 31, 1931) is an American jazz guitarist known for his work on the Blue Note label which included collaborations with Jimmy Smith, which produced the 1965 Billboard Top Twenty hit album Organ Grinder Swing. He has cited jazz guitarists Charlie Christian and Django Reinhardt as influences, along with blues musicians T-Bone Walker and Muddy Waters. Burrell also serves as a professor and Director of Jazz Studies at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Milestones of Jazz Legends - More Jazz Guitar, Vol. 8

Milestones of Jazz Legends - More Jazz Guitar, Vol. 8

Kenny Burrell March 18, 2018

10 Tracks

The Vinyl Masters: Two Guitars

The Vinyl Masters: Two Guitars

Kenny Burrell December 11, 2015

7 Tracks

Famous Hits

Famous Hits

Kenny Burrell January 16, 2015

7 Tracks

Cool Jazz Guitar (Classic Mood Experience)

Cool Jazz Guitar (Classic Mood Experience)

Kenny Burrell August 23, 2014

19 Tracks

The Complete Recordings: 1956-1957

The Complete Recordings: 1956-1957

Kenny Burrell June 30, 2014

44 Tracks

The Complete Recordings: 1957-1962

The Complete Recordings: 1957-1962

Kenny Burrell June 30, 2014

50 Tracks

Portrait

Portrait

Kenny Burrell April 15, 2014

14 Tracks

The Bluesin' Around Sessions

The Bluesin' Around Sessions

Kenny Burrell October 1, 2013

13 Tracks

Lotsa Bossa Nova

Lotsa Bossa Nova

Kenny Burrell September 28, 2013

14 Tracks

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