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Barney Kessel - Barney Kessel mp3 album

  • Performer: Barney Kessel
  • Title: Barney Kessel
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Country: Italy
  • Released: 1970
  • MP3 album: 1456 mb
  • FLAC album: 1132 mb
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Barney Kessel - Barney Kessel mp3 album

Carmen (full title Modern Jazz Performances from Bizet's Carmen and also referred to as Kessel Plays Carmen) is an album by guitarist Barney Kessel performing adaptations of pieces from Georges Bizet's opera Carmen recorded in late 1958 and released on the Contemporary label. An interesting if not essential project".

Barney Kessel - The Lugano Recordings Jazz Collection. 2012 Music To Listen To Barney Kessel By, Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks, 1956. Barney Kessel, Vol. 3. Barney Kessel. 2012 To Swing or Not to Swing, Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks, 1955. 2. 2012 Barney Kessel Plays Standards, Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks, 1954. Enjoy Great Jazz, Vol. 11.

Barney Kessel, Charlie Byrd and others. Songs in album Great Guitars At The Winery (1980). Barney Kessel ft. Charlie Byrd ft. Herb Ellis.

Barney Kessel is known as a bebop guitar player. Born in 1923 he started his career by playing in big bands, like the one of Artie Shaw for example. In 1952 he toured with the Oscar Peterson Trio. During the 1960s he became one of the busiest studio musicians in LA. As a session guitarist, he played on many famous pop albums and singles from bands like The Monkees and The Beach Boys. Barney Kessel’s most famous album is The Poll Winners, a trio album with bass player Ray Brown and drummer Shelly Manne. Another famous Barney Kessel album is Great Guitars, an all-guitar band with Herb Ellis and.

Barney Kessel - a genius of jazz guitar.

Barney Kessel (October 17, 1923 – May 6, 2004) was an American jazz guitarist born in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Noted in particular for his knowledge of chords and inversions and chord-based melodies, he was a member of many prominent jazz groups as well as a "first call" guitarist for studio, film, and television recording sessions. Kessel was a member of the group of session musicians informally known as the Wrecking Crew.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Opener 2:56
A2 Minor Mode 5:18
A3 Carlo's Dream 4:53
A4 Caliente Blues 4:08
A5 Lison
Written-By – Carlo Pes
B1 Free Wheeling 3:42
B2 Shufflin' The Blues 7:02
B3 Mysterioso Impromptu 5:06
B4 From My Heart 5:28


  • Bass – Giovanni Tommaso
  • Design [Cover Design] – Christoph Ehbets
  • Drums – Daniel Humair (tracks: A1 to A4, B3), Vincenzo Restuccia (tracks: A5 to B2, B4)
  • Guitar – Barney Kessel, Carlo Pes (tracks: A5 to B4)
  • Organ – Antonello Vannucchi (tracks: A5 to B4)
  • Percussion – Ciro Cicco (tracks: A5 to B4)
  • Written-By – Barney Kessel (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B4)


Produced from Original Recordings of RCA Records.
Recorded May 7th, 1969, Rome.
Published November 1970.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LISP 34012, LISP 34.012 Barney Kessel Reflections In Rome ‎(LP, Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor LISP 34012, LISP 34.012 Italy 1969
RGP-1180 Barney Kessel Reflections In Rome ‎(LP, Album) RCA RGP-1180 Japan 1976
8 55 447 Barney Kessel Barney Kessel ‎(LP) AMIGA 8 55 447 German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1975
SHP-6112 Barney Kessel Reflections In Rome ‎(LP, Album, RE) RCA SHP-6112 Japan Unknown

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