Jimmy Smith



Guitarist Kenny Burrell accompanies organist Jimmy Smith during a recording session at the Manhattan Towers for a Jimmy Smith album. Blue Note founder Alfred Lion listens in the background – 57-59

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Jimmy Smith may have reinvented the possibilities of the Hammond B3

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 Jimmy Smith – Groovin’ At Smalls’ Paradise – 1957

Jimmy Smith 1961

Jimmy Smith Photo %22Midnight Special%22 (Blue Note, 1961)  Francis Wolff

Jimmy Smith “Midnight Special” (Blue Note, 1961)  

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Jimmy Smith 1957

Jimmy Smith Complete Blue Note Session Feb 1957

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A Date With Jimmy Smith 1957

Eddie McFadden, Jimmy Smith, Donald Bailey, 1958

Eddie McFadden, Jimmy Smith, Donald Bailey,

Small’s Paradise, NYC, April 7, 1958

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 Jimmy Smith – Groovin’ At Smalls’ Paradise – 1957