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Jimmy Raney

g, 1927-1995 US, Louisville, Kentucky
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. James Elbert Raney Bunny Harris (2) Sam Beethoven Sir Osbert Haberdasher

James Elbert Raney (20 August 1927 – 9 May 1995) was an American jazz guitarist born in Louisville, Kentucky, most notable for his work from 1951 to 1952 and then from 1953 to 1954 with the Red Norvo trio (replacing Tal Farlow) and later, 1962 to 1963, with Stan Getz just as the Bossa Nova breaks out of Brazil. In 1954 and 1955 he won the Down Beat critics poll for guitar. Raney worked in a variety of jazz mediums, including cool jazz, bebop, post bop, hard bop and mainstream jazz.

        
Instruments
  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Body and Soul on Pennies from Heaven by Jimmy Raney
How Long Has This Been Going On on Jimmy Raney Featuring Bob Brookmeyer by Jimmy Raney
Too Late Now on Jimmy Raney Featuring Bob Brookmeyer by Jimmy Raney
Pennies from Heaven on Pennies from Heaven by Jimmy Raney
'Round Midnight on Early Stan by Stan Getz, Jimmy Raney & Terry Gibbs
Isn't It Romantic on Jimmy Raney Featuring Bob Brookmeyer by Jimmy Raney
There Will Never Be Another You on Pennies from Heaven by Jimmy Raney
Lee on Early Stan by Stan Getz, Jimmy Raney & Terry Gibbs
Stella By Starlight on Pennies from Heaven by Jimmy Raney
How my heart sings on Stolen Moments by Jimmy Raney

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Four Classic Albums PlusJimmy Raney2012Compil.
In Three AttitudesJimmy Raney2011Compil.
Guitar Masters Live in Germany 1973 & 1980Jim Hall, Jimmy Raney, Attila Zoller2009Album
Live at Bradley's 1974Jimmy Raney2007Album
Woody Hermans Cool Guitar PlayerJimmy Raney2005Compil.
Lullaby Of Birdland / Autumn LeavesStan Getz Quartet With Jimmy Raney2000Album
Guitar MomentsJimmy Raney, Doug Raney1997Compil.
Jimmy Raney Visits Paris Vol 2Jimmy Raney1996Album
"Jim And I"Attila Zoller, Jimmy Raney1995Compil.
The Complete Recordings Of The Stan Getz Quintet With Jimmy RaneyStan Getz Quintet With Jimmy Raney1990Album
Tres ChouetteJimmy Raney1988Compil.
Jimmy Raney Visits ParisJimmy Raney1987Album
Jim & I Live At QuasimodoAttila Zoller & Jimmy Raney1986Album
Together!Jimmy Raney & Sonny Clark1986Compil.
Good CompanyTed Brown with Jimmy Raney1985Album
AnniversaryDolo Coker, Bob Mover, Barry Harris, Kenny Barron, Jimmy Raney, Al Cohn, Billy Mitchell1985Album
The Complete Paris SessionsJimmy Raney1984Album
Play Duets With Jimmy RaneyJimmy Raney1983Album
NardisJimmy Raney & Doug Raney1983Album
The DateJimmy Raney, Martial Solal1981Album
Jim & I LiveAttila Zoller & Jimmy Raney1981Album
Jim & IAttila Zoller • Jimmy Raney1980Album
Here's That Raney DayJimmy Raney1980Album
DuetsJimmy Raney & Doug Raney1980Album
For You To Play . . . Ten Favorite Jazz Standards, Volume 20Jimmy Raney1979Single
Stolen MomentsJimmy Raney & Doug Raney1979Album
SoloJimmy Raney1978Album
The InfluenceJimmy Raney1976Album
Live In TokyoJimmy Raney1976Album
MomentumJimmy Raney / Richard Davis / Alan Dawson1975Album
Strings AttachedAl Haig & Jimmy Raney1975Album
GuitaristicJimmy Raney1974Album
Strings & SwingsJimmy Raney1972Album
Ezz-theticLee Konitz & Miles Davis, Teddy Charles & Jimmy Raney1964Compil.
Two Jims And ZootJimmy Raney1964Album
Early StanStan Getz, Jimmy Raney, Terry Gibbs1963Album
AJimmy Raney1958Album
2 GuitarsKenny Burrell, Jimmy Raney1958Single
The Street SwingersBob Brookmeyer / Jim Hall / Jimmy Raney With Osie Johnson And Bill Crow1958Single
Swingin' In SwedenJimmy Raney - George Wallington1958Album
2 GuitarsKenny Burrell / Jimmy Raney1957Album
Jimmy Raney In Three AttitudesJimmy Raney1957Album
The Fourmost GuitarsJimmy Raney, Chuck Wayne, Joe Puma, Dick Garcia1957Album
Jimmy Raney Featuring Bob BrookmeyerJimmy Raney Featuring Bob Brookmeyer1956Single
Jimmy Raney Featuring Bob BrookmeyerJimmy Raney Featuring Bob Brookmeyer1956Album
The Dual Role Of Bob BrookmeyerBob Brookmeyer With Teddy Charles And Jimmy Raney1956Compil.
Jimmy Raney 1955Jimmy Raney1955Album
Jimmy Raney Plays Vol. 2Jimmy Raney1955Single
Jimmy Raney 1955 Vol. 1Jimmy Raney1955Single
The Dual Role Of Bob BrookmeyerBob Brookmeyer Featuring Jimmy Raney1955Album
Visits ParisJimmy Raney1954Album
Swingin' In Sweden Vol. 1Jimmy Raney1954Single
Americans In SwedenJimmy Raney, Lars Gullin, Lee Konitz, Zoot Sims, Bengt Hallberg, Gösta Theselius, Putte Wickman, Red Mitchell1954Single
Jazz Rhythm Records Music Minus One Alto Sax Vol 2Don Abney, Jimmy Raney, Oscar Pettiford, Kenny Clarke1951Album
The Rodgers and Hart Song BookJimmy Jones, Jimmy Raney, George Duvivier, Jo Jones, Joe Puma, Roy Haynes1951Album
Sing Or PlayDon Abney, Jimmy Raney, Oscar Pettiford, Kenny Clarke, Mundell Lowe, Wilbur Ware, Bobby DonaldsonSingle
Sing Or PlayDon Abney, Jimmy Raney, Oscar Pettiford, Kenny Clarke, Mundell Lowe, Wilbur Ware, Bobby DonaldsonSingle
The Rodgers and Hart Song BookJimmy Jones, Jimmy Raney, George Duvivier, Jo Jones, Joe Puma, Roy HaynesAlbum
Sing Or PlayDon Abney, Jimmy Raney, Oscar Pettiford, Kenny Clarke, Mundell Lowe, Wilbur Ware, Bobby DonaldsonSingle
Jimmy Raney With Sonny ClarkJimmy Raney With Sonny ClarkCompil.
Sing Or PlayDon Abney, Jimmy Raney, Oscar Pettiford, Kenny Clarke, Mundell Lowe, Wilbur Ware, Bobby DonaldsonSingle
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