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Jazz Musician of the Day: Jimmy Garrison

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Jimmy Garrison
All About Jazz is celebrating Jimmy Garrison's birthday today!

Bassist Jimmy Garrison was the anchor in the classic John Coltrane Quartet, from 1961-\'66, which recorded all of its well-known albums on Impulse. Garrison\'s big, blunt sound, steady time and inventive counter lines were an elemental ingredient in the sound of that famous group. He actually fitted into the group with great insight... Read more.

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