To prove that his work can be reinterpreted in a variety of styles, a uDiscover Music playlist gathering together the best Hank remakes by jazz artists.
The album features new writing as well as material reimagined from Frisell's catalogue and interpretations of staples of jazz and Americana.
The best jazz guitar albums are up there with any other jazz classics you can think of. These 75 feature essential work by groundbreaking musicians.
Amid the top achievements at the 2017 Grammys, some may have missed that jazz guitarist John Scofield won an award with the inspiration of Hank Williams.