Larry Coryell

Larry Coryell

 

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Larry Coryell (born Lorenz Albert Van DeLinder III; April 2, 1943 – February 19, 2017) was an American jazz guitarist known as the "Godfather of Fusion".[1]

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Larry Coryell at the Village Gate
 
Larry Coryell at the Village Gate is a live album by Larry Coryell, recorded with his band and then-wife Julie Coryell (the couple divorced in 1985; she died in 2009) on January 21 & 22, 1971 at the Village Gate in New York City.
Barefoot Boy
 
Barefoot Boy is Larry Coryell's first and only album for the Flying Dutchman label, a company created by Impulse!
The Real Great Escape
 
The Real Great Escape is Larry Coryell's eighth album as a leader.
Spaces
 
Spaces is Larry Coryell's third album as a leader.

Photos - Larry Coryell89

Popular Albums63

Album Appearances & References42

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References1

Musical Groups3

Collaborators & Influencers35

Other Music-Related Relationships23

Personal & Professional Relationships4

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Spotify - Albums & Singles112

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On31

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles5

Syd Barrett Departure Examined in New Pink Floyd Book
  –  December 21, 2017
He is the Jazz Desk Editor and Prog Editor at BLURT online, and has written liner note essays for 20 albums, including titles by Julian “Cannonball” Adderley, Larry Coryell, Edgar Winter, Rick Wakeman, The Ventures, Dave Mason and Iron Butterfly.
Remembering Those the Music World Lost in 2017
  –  December 21, 2017
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum CEO Kyle Young Nicknamed the "Godfather of Fusion," Larry Coryell was best-known for the more than 60 solo albums that he put out over the course of his career. He was a pioneer of the jazz-rock genre and collaborated ...
Jon Hiseman Forms New Band With Clem Clempson And Mark Clarke
  –  December 19, 2017
The trio, known as JCM, have live dates lined up and a new album in the pipeline. Writing on his blog, Hiseman cites the passing of guitarists Larry Coryell and Allan Holdsworth within a month of each other earlier this year as the catalyst behind the new ...
Bill Kopp's New Pink Floyd Book to Be Released 2/15
  –  December 19, 2017
He is the Jazz Desk Editor and Prog Editor at BLURT online, and has written liner note essays for 20 albums, including titles by Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, Larry Coryell, Edgar Winter, Rick Wakeman, The Ventures, Dave Mason and Iron Butterfly.
Shock of the Mahavishnu—John McLaughlin's US Farewell Show at the Moore Was One of the Greatest Live-Music Experiences of This Century
  –  December 6, 2017
Detractors have dismissed fusion as masturbatory exhibitionism, but at its best (Mahavishnu, Miles Davis's electric bands, Return to Forever, Tony Williams Lifetime, Billy Cobham, Larry Coryell, Michał Urbaniak, certain Weather Report LPs, etc.),

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