Green's Greenery – Grant Green

This catchy, snappy blues head is classic Grant Green. Dutch guitarist Jesse Van Ruller recorded a remarkable reharmonized version in 1997; a melody part is available for this as well as a transcription of Jesse's solo.

Grant Green

June 6, 1935 – January 31, 1979

One of the most influential and important guitarists in jazz, Grant Green stood out for his exquisite melodic sense, deep rhythmic feel, and distinctive tone. Born into a musical household in St. Louis, Missouri, the guitarist grew up in a milieu of gospel and boogie-woogie. This early environment profoundly shaped Green's trajectory as a musician. Read more...

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