Freddie Green

    Freddie Green

    • Freddie Green
    Freddie Green

    Freddie Green

    • Freddie Green

    Freddie Green

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        Freddie Green was known throughout his long career as the definitive rhythm guitarist. He rarely soloed (briefly on a few records early on), he stuck to acoustic guitar, and was often more felt than heard. Although he had originally played banjo, Green was playing guitar in New York in early 1937 when producer John Hammond heard him and immediately recommended him to Count Basie. A quick audition and Green had the job, forming a classic rhythm section with Basie, Walter Page, an... Read more

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