Amazon.com Widgets

Jack Wilkins

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: June 3, 1944    

Guitarist Jack Wilkins has been a part of the international jazz scene for more than four decades. His flawless technique and imaginative chordal approach have inspired collaborations with Chet Baker, Sarah Vaughan, Bob Brookmeyer, Buddy Rich and many others.

A native of Brooklyn, Jack began playing guitar at age ten.His mentors included Django Reinhardt, Charlie Christian, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Bill Evans, Clifford Brown, Freddie Hubbard and Johnny Smith

Windows, his first album as a leader (Mainstream, 1973,) also available in transcription published by Hal Leonard Corporation, has been critically acclaimed as a dazzling, seminal guitar trio work....
read more

  • BUY

    Until It

    MAXJAZZ
    2009
  • BUY

    Dear Old Stockholm

    NHV Music
    2008
  • BUY

    Ridge Lines

    Clavebop Productions, Inc.
    2004
  • BUY

    Mexico

    Strand Records
    1992
  • BUY

    Windows

    Strand Records
    1973

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

Watch More Videos

CD/LP/Track Review

Book Reviews

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “Until Its Time”

Latest Release

Until Its Time

MAXJAZZ (2009)

Events Calendar

Date Event Ticket
Nov13 Jack Wilkins
Zinc Bar
New York, NY

Post these events to your social pages. Learn how here.

Rank: 1,012 Views: 11,812 Fans: 2
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Carmen Lundy

Carmen Lundy

About | Enter

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

Help improve the Jack Wilkins profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Jack Wilkins musician profile.