George Allen Russell (June 23, 1923 – July 27, 2009) was an American jazz pianist, composer, arranger and theorist. He is considered one of the first jazz musicians to contribute to general music theory with a theory of harmony based on jazz rather than European music, in his book Lydian Chromatic Concept of Tonal Organization (1953).
Birth and Death Data: Born June 23, 1923 (Cincinnati), Died July 27, 2009 (Boston)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1956 - 1961
Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, piano, composer, leader, drums
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Recordings (Results 26-29 of 29 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||110224||2/23/1961||Vamp||George Russell Sextet||instrumentalist, piano, arranger, composer|
|Decca||110225||2/23/1961||War gewessen||George Russell Sextet||instrumentalist, piano, arranger, composer|
|Decca||110226||2/23/1961||Sandu||George Russell Sextet||instrumentalist, piano, arranger, composer|
|Decca||110227||2/23/1961||Tune up||George Russell Sextet||instrumentalist, piano, arranger, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Russell, George," accessed August 17, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208922.
Russell, George. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 17, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208922.
"Russell, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 17 August 2022.
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