#1
I'm no jazz expert but i think this guy is awesome. Im surprised there isnt already a thread on him. Anyone else a fan of him?
#3
i cant believe there is only one person on here who likes barney!
#5
Kessel was the reason I started getting myself old vinyl - so much of the material he played on was never reissued as CD.

I really like his rhythm: it's so tight yet so distinctive at the same time.

Also;

In case you ever need reminding what swing should sound like,

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDMi8eipjIU
#6
Ive seen that vid so many times and 'Gypsy in my Soul' also. Just top class really.