Kenny Burrell

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Birthday
31, 1931
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
31, 1931 (age 88)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

Jazz guitarist who released the 1963 album Midnight Blue and who collaborated with Jimmy Smith for many sessions.

Before Fame

He made his recording debut in a group led by Dizzy Gillespie.

Trivia

In 1996 he became the Director of Jazz Studies at UCLA.

Family Life

He was born into a musical family.

Associated With

One of his earliest influences was the musician Django Reinhardt.