Grant Green
Favorite

Grant Green

Latest Release

Carryin' On album art

Top Songs

1
Cantaloupe Woman
2
Ain't It Funky Now
3
Ease Back
4
'Round About Midnight
5
The Final Comedown

Albums

About

Grant Green

Biography

A severely underrated player during his lifetime, Grant Green is one of the great unsung heroes of jazz guitar. He combined an extensive foundation in R&B with a mastery of bebop and simplicity that put expressiveness ahead of technical expertise. Green was a superb blues interpreter, and while his later material was predominantly blues and R&B, he was also a wondrous ballad and standards soloist. He was a particular admirer of Charlie Parker, and his phrasing often reflected it... Read more

Chat About Grant Green