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Bunky Green

Bunky Green
Born: Apr 23, 1935 in Milwaukee, WI
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: Bunky Green has long had his own sound, but unfortunately most of his recordings have gone long out of print as he has conducted a career as an educator (including a term as the president of the International Association of Jazz Educators). After playing locally, in 1960 he had a stint with Charles Mingus. ...Read full biography
Healing The Pain
Released: 1989
Label: Delos International
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In listening to Bunky Green, one can hear where Greg Osby, Steve Coleman, and Gary Thomas came from. Green sails in and out of the chord changes and makes most of his solos into a do-or-die situation full ...Read full review
Places We've Never Been
Released: 1980
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The strongest of Bunky Green's three Vanguard LPs of the mid- to late 1970s, this set finds him exploring six of his challenging yet fairly accessible originals. Green's appealing tone and adventurous ...Read full review
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