John Russell

John Russell got his first guitar in 1965 while living in Kent and began to play in and around London from 1971 onwards.

An early involvement with the emerging free improvisation scene (from 1972) followed, seeing him play in such places as The Little Theatre Club, Ronnie Scott’s, The Institute of Contemporary Arts, The Musicians’ Co-Op and the London Musicians’ Collective.

From 1974 his work extended into teaching, broadcasts (radio and television) and touring in the United Kingdom and, ever extensively, in other countries around the world . He has played with many of the world’s leading improvisers and his work can be heard on over 50 CDs.

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Albums

Making Rooms
Making Rooms
Weekertoft
2016
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With...
With...
Emanem
2015
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Hyste
Challenge Jazz
2010
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Duet
Challenge Jazz
2010
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Analekta (2004/06)
Analekta (2004/06)
Emanem
2007
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Analekta
Analekta
Emanem
2007
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Videos

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