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Jimmy Garrison

b, 1934-1976 US, Americus, Georgia
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. James Emory Garrison

Jazz bassist, born 3 March 1933 in Miami, Florida, USA; died 7 April 1976 in New York City, New York, USA (aged 43). Floridian born, yet growing up in Philadelphia. Garrison is one of the key the key musicians of his generation, playing with the John Coltrane Quartet, along with McCoy Tyner and others. After Coltrane died in 1967, he played with Alice Coltrane, Archie Shepp, Elvin Jones, and Hampton Hawes. He also taught at Bennington and Wesleyan colleges.

  • Bass
  • Double bass
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Blues

Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Blues-etteCurtis Fuller, Benny Golson, Tommy Flanagan, Jimmy Garrison, Al Harewood2009Album
Live At The Half NoteBill Evans, Warne Marsh, Paul Motian, Lee Konitz, Jimmy Garrison2008Compil.
I'll RememberTony Scott, Bill Evans, Jimmy Garrison, Pete La Roca1984Album
Golden MomentsTony Scott with Bill Evans • Jimmy Garrison • Pete La Roca1982Album
Impressions Of New YorkRolf & Joachim Kühn Quartet Featuring Jimmy Garrison And Aldo Romano1968Album
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