Decades after his death, Wes Montgomery's keen ears and boundless imagination still bowl over jazz aficionados and newbies alike.
The history of recorded jazz is hard to pin down. So many conflicting stories make up a rich patchwork that guides us towards the truth of how jazz began.
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Even the very best jazz guitarists rarely receive the attention of the genre’s horn players, so give it up for the 50 best jazz guitarists ever.
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The jazz guitarist from Indianapolis, Indiana played with a unique technique that made him one of jazz's greatest innovators.
Pizzarelli played with artists as varied as Aretha Franklin, Paul McCartney and Charles Mingus.
Wes Montgomery's first trio recording is the fountainhead from which everything has flowed.
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Ranked and rated, from big-band leaders to bebop pioneers and fusion futurists, uDiscover reveals a list of the 50 best jazz drummers of all time.
An essential introduction to jazz for beginners, these 20 albums offer a guide to jazz that traces the music’s development over the 50s and 60s.
Including career-defining sessions that continue to make their influence felt, the best jazz albums of all time offer a wealth of stunning, must-hear music.
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.