Barney Kessel
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Latin Dance No.1
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You Go To My Head [Album Version]
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Embraceable You [Album Version]
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Love Is Here To Stay [Album Version]
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It Could Happen To You [Album Version]

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Barney 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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