Tag Archives: Kenny Burrell

Sparklers: “Autumn Leaves” by Kenny Burrell

This is a new category here at sixstr stories. It will feature recordings of outstanding performances by noteworthy guitarists – or outstanding guitarists giving noteworthy performances – ¬†for your listening pleasure. It was inspired by whatever god oversees the shuffle … Continue reading

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No. 4

April 18, 2010 to April 18, 2014. Four years. That’s how long it has been since I wrote my first post – “Hello, World” – and established a quote from Jelly Roll Morton – “Good music doesn’t get old” – … Continue reading

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This Historic Day In Music: A Jazz Guitarist Was Born

A Jazz guitarist was born on this day, July 31, in 1931. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, this Jazz guitarist started to play at the age of 12. He was inspired to play guitar, instead of tenor sax (his … Continue reading

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