Kenny Burrell
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Chitlins Con Carne (Rudy Van Gelder Edition) [1999 - Remaster]
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Last Night When We Were Young
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Midnight Blue
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My Favorite Things
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Over the Rainbow

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One of the leading exponents of straight-ahead jazz guitar, Kenny Burrell is a highly influential artist whose understated and melodic style, grounded in bebop and blues, made him in an in-demand sideman from the mid-'50s onward and a standard by which many jazz guitarists gauge themselves to this day. Born in Detroit in 1931, Burrell grew up in a musical family in which his mother played piano and sang in the Second Baptist Church choir, while his father favored the banjo and u... Read more

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