Wes Montgomery

John Leslie “Wes” Montgomery (March 6, 1923 – June 15, 1968)
My good friend, John Levy, was Wes’ personal manager. In one of his books he wrote that “Wes Montgomery’s style of playing, his block chord voicing, put him on top. No one has come along since with such a unique and innovative sound.” I couldn’t agree more!

Caravan on Movin’ Wes and Quiet Thing on Bumpin’

There’ll Never Be Another You on Wes Montgomery & Billy Taylor Trio followed by Born To Be Blue and Moca Flora both on Movin’ Wes


I’ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face on Full House and Tear It Down on Bumpin’

Matchmaker, Matchmaker and People both on Movin’ Wes

Blue & Boogie on Full House and West Coast Blues on Movin’ Wes


S. O. S.
on Full House
and
Phoenix Love Theme
on Movin’ Wes


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