Rodney Jones (guitarist)
Jones in 1977
|Born||August 30, 1956|
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
|Labels||Strata-East, Timeless, Musicmasters, Blue Note, Savant|
Rodney Jones (born August 30, 1956) is a jazz guitarist who worked with Jaki Byard, Chico Hamilton, Dizzy Gillespie, and Lena Horne and as a bandleader. He is cited as a jazz guitarist who uses modern quartal harmony. Jones is a faculty member at Juilliard.
- 1977: The Liberation of the Contemporary Jazz Guitar (Strata-East) with Bruce Johnson
- 1979: Articulation (Timeless)
- 1981: When You Feel the Love (Timeless)
- 1981: My Funny Valentine (Timeless)
- 1996: The X-Field (Musicmasters)
- 1996: Right Now! (Minor Music)
- 1999: The Undiscovered Few (Blue Note)
- 2001: Soul Manifesto (Blue Note)
- 2003: Soul Manifesto Live (Savant)
- 2005: Dreams and Stories (Savant)
- 2009: A Thousand Small Things (18th & Vine)
- 2011: The Journey of Soul (independent)
- 2012: The Resonance of Love (independent)
- 2013: Devotion (independent)
- 2013: I Dream of the Sea (independent)
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With James Carter
- Present Tense (EmArcy, 2008)
With Dizzy Gillespie
- Dizzy's Party (Pablo, 1976)
- Bringin' It (Mack Avenue, 2017)
With Jimmy McGriff
- You Ought to Think About Me (Headfirst, 1990)
With Maceo Parker
With Houston Person
- Scott Yanow. "Allmusic: Rodney Jones – biography". Allmusic.com. Archived from the original on March 13, 2016. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
- Tom Floyd (2004). Quartal Harmony & Voicings for Guitar. Mel Bay Publications. p. 4. ISBN 0786668113. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
- "Juilliard: Rodney Jones – faculty". Juilliard.edu. Archived from the original on September 6, 2015. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
- "Allmusic: Rodney Jones – discography". Allmusic.com. Archived from the original on March 13, 2016. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
- "Discogs: Rodney Jones". Discogs.com. Archived from the original on March 13, 2016. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
- "Bandcamp: Rodney Jones". bandcamp.com. Archived from the original on March 13, 2016. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
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