After 40 years as a jazz professional, appearing on several hundred albums as leader and sideman, Kenny Burrell is among the handful of guitar greats who have forever changed the role of their instrument.
Staunch musical integrity and discriminate taste coupled with matchless technique have made the guitarist nonpareil among his peers. My goal is to play with good tone, good phrasing and to swing, says Burrell, I strive for honesty in playing what I feel.
My Blue Note Obsession
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Burrell is the grand master of jazz guitar. - Dizzy Gillespie
There is no finer guitarist than Kenny Burrell. - George
Kenny Burrell that's the sound I'm looking for. - Jimi
Kenny Burrell is a great musician and his music has helped
to make me what I am today. - Stevie Wonder
Kenny Burrell is one of my favorite guitarists. - Pat