While his name is mostly associated with John Coltrane's quartet, Jimmy Garrison also left us other important contributions.
His appearances on Coleman formations, just next to like-minded drummer Elvin Jones are fine moments in Ornette's discography.
He also worked with Kenny Dorham, Lennie Tristano, Jackie McLean, and later with Shepp and Sanders.
A gifted bassist, who unfortunately died too young.
Jimmy Garrison (March 3, 1934 – April 7, 1976) was an American jazz double bassist born in Miami, Florida. He was best known through his long association with John Coltrane from 1961–1967.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license