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John Abercrombie

John Abercrombie
Born: Dec 16, 1944 in Portchester, NY
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: John Abercrombie's tying together of jazz's many threads made him one of the most influential acoustic and electric guitarists of the 1970s and early '80s; his recordings for ECM have helped define that label's progressive chamber jazz reputation. His star has since faded somewhat, due largely to the ...Read full biography
Released: 1975
Label: ECM
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Guitarist John Abercrombie's first in a long line of recordings for ECM was also his debut as a leader. Teamed up with Jan Hammer (who here plays organ, synthesizer, and piano) and drummer Jack DeJohnette, ...Read full review
Released: 2006
Label: Telarc Distribution
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This inspired trio session was recorded with the musicians sharing a single microphone, making for a particularly intimate listening experience. Guitarist John Abercrombie has never sounded better, displaying ...Read full review
More John Abercrombie albums: Main Albums (49), Compilations (8), DVD/Video (6)
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