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Johnny Smith

Johnny Smith has been played on NTS shows including Crossed Wires w/ Amanda Siegel, with Moonlight In Vermont first played on 26 April 2019.

Johnny Smith, (born John Henry Smith, Jr. on June 25, 1922 in Birmingham, Alabama - died June 11, 2013) was an American jazz guitarist, although he did not consider himself to be a musician in the idiom. His most critically acclaimed album was "Moonlight in Vermont" (one of Downbeat magazine's top two jazz records for 1952, featuring saxophonists Stan Getz and Zoot Sims). Smith's playing was characterized by closed-position chord voicings and rapidly ascending lines (reminiscent of Django, but more diatonic…

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Moonlight In Vermont
Johnny Smith, Stan Getz
Roulette0
Moonlight In Vermont
Johnny Smith, Stan GetzRoulette0
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Lullaby Of Birdland
Johnny Smith
Roulette Jazz2005
Lullaby Of Birdland
Johnny SmithRoulette Jazz2005
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Moonlight In Vermont
Johnny Smith, Stan Getz
Sonet0
Moonlight In Vermont
Johnny Smith, Stan GetzSonet0
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