Barney Kessel

    Barney Kessel

    • Barney Kessel
    Barney Kessel

    Barney Kessel

    • Barney Kessel

    Barney Kessel

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    Live at the Jazz Mill

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    Latin Dance No.1Barney Kessel
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    Embraceable YouBarney Kessel
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    Contemporary BluesBarney Kessel
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    You Go To My HeadBarney Kessel
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    Love Is Here To StayBarney Kessel

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        One of the finest guitarists to emerge after the death of Charlie Christian, Barney Kessel was a reliable bop soloist throughout his career. He played with a big band fronted by Chico Marx (1943), was fortunate enough to appear in the classic jazz short Jammin' the Blues (1944), and then worked with the big bands of Charlie Barnet (1944-1945) and Artie Shaw (1945); he also recorded with Shaw's Gramercy Five. Kessel became a busy studio musician in Los Angeles, but was always in ... Read more

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