Riverside Profiles

Riverside Profiles

by Wes Montgomery
     
 
Riverside Profiles collects tracks recorded by influential guitarist Wes Montgomery for the label during the early '60s. These are some of Montgomery's most recognizable cuts and included here are such tunes as "Four On Six," "West Coast Blues," and "Groove Yard." This is a supremely listenable collection -- as most Montgomery collections are -- and works as a

Overview

Riverside Profiles collects tracks recorded by influential guitarist Wes Montgomery for the label during the early '60s. These are some of Montgomery's most recognizable cuts and included here are such tunes as "Four On Six," "West Coast Blues," and "Groove Yard." This is a supremely listenable collection -- as most Montgomery collections are -- and works as a great introduction to his iconic sound. Included is a bonus compilation disc of other artists in the Riverside Profiles series.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/07/2006
Label:
Riverside
UPC:
0888072300743
catalogNumber:
30074
Rank:
189157

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Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Wes Montgomery   Primary Artist,Guitar
Ray Barretto   Percussion,Conga
Phil Bodner   Woodwind
James Clay   Flute
Victor Feldman   Piano
Tommy Flanagan   Piano
Johnny Griffin   Tenor Saxophone
Louis Hayes   Drums
Dick Hyman   Piano
Milt Jackson   Vibes
Hank Jones   Piano
Philly Joe Jones   Drums
Wynton Kelly   Piano
Buddy Montgomery   Piano
Bobby Timmons   Drums
Monk Montgomery   Bass
Percy Heath   Bass
Kenny Burrell   Guitar,Piano
Albert "Tootie" Heath   Drums
Milt Hinton   Bass
Lex Humphries   Drums
Osie Johnson   Drums
Gene Orloff   Concert Master
Melvin Rhyne Quartet   Organ
Sam "Stovepipe No. 1" Jones   Bass
George Brown   Drums

Technical Credits

Miles Davis   Composer
Wes Montgomery   Composer
Cootie Williams   Composer
Thelonious Monk   Composer
Victor Young   Composer
Bernie Hanighen   Composer
Bill Milkowski   Liner Notes
Jamie Putnam   Art Direction

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