BENNIE WALLACE

Post Bop / Hard Bop / RnB / Eclectic Fusion • United States
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Bennie Wallace began playing jazz in 1959 in a school band under the direction of jazz drummer Chet Hedgecoth. Hedgecoth took the students to hear good jazz bands in the area and once even drove them a hundred miles to hear the Count Basie band. Through Chet, Wallace also discovered the Amvets club, a local black after-hours jazz venue. It was there that he had his first opportunity to sit in and play in a real jazz club. In the summer of 1965, the owner of the Amvets, Seth Crenshaw, gave Wallace his first regular job as a band leader. Before he left the South, Wallace had played in most of the after hours clubs in East Tennessee.

During this time, Wallace was studying the recordings of such jazz favorites as John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Stanley Turrentine, and Lockjaw Davis, as well as rhythm-&- blues saxophonists like Red Prysock. Later, while
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Bennie Wallace Plays MonkBennie Wallace Plays Monk
Enja 2002
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Bordertown [Vinyl]Bordertown [Vinyl]
Capitol 1990
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Big Jim's Tango (Jpn Lp Sleeve)Big Jim's Tango (Jpn Lp Sleeve)
Enja 1999
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Twilight TimeTwilight Time
Capitol 1990
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Disorder at Border -Music of Coleman HawkinsDisorder at Border -Music of Coleman Hawkins
Enja 2007
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Bennie Wallace Feat. Flanagan, Gomez & QueenBennie Wallace Feat. Flanagan, Gomez & Queen
Audioquest 1998
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BENNIE WALLACE Bennie Wallace, Eddie Gomez, Eddie Moore ‎: The Fourteen Bar Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bennie Wallace, Eddie Gomez, Eddie Moore ‎: The Fourteen Bar Blues
Post Bop 1978
BENNIE WALLACE Bennie Wallace / Tommy Flanagan / Eddie Gomez / Dannie Richmond : The Free Will album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bennie Wallace / Tommy Flanagan / Eddie Gomez / Dannie Richmond : The Free Will
Post Bop 1980
BENNIE WALLACE Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond : Bennie Wallace Plays Monk album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bennie Wallace, Jimmy Knepper, Eddie Gomez, Dannie Richmond : Bennie Wallace Plays Monk
Post Bop 1981
BENNIE WALLACE The Bennie Wallace Trio & Chick Corea (aka Mystic Bridge) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Bennie Wallace Trio & Chick Corea (aka Mystic Bridge)
Post Bop 1982
BENNIE WALLACE Big Jim´s Tango album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Big Jim´s Tango
Post Bop 1983
BENNIE WALLACE Sweeping Through The City album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sweeping Through The City
Eclectic Fusion 1984
BENNIE WALLACE Twilight Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Twilight Time
RnB 1985
BENNIE WALLACE The Art of the Saxophone album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Art of the Saxophone
Hard Bop 1987
BENNIE WALLACE Bennie Wallace With Yosuke Yamashita ‎: Brilliant Corners album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bennie Wallace With Yosuke Yamashita ‎: Brilliant Corners
Hard Bop 1988
BENNIE WALLACE Bordertown album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bordertown
RnB 1988
BENNIE WALLACE The Old Songs album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Old Songs
Hard Bop 1993
BENNIE WALLACE The Talk of the Town album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Talk of the Town
Hard Bop 1993
BENNIE WALLACE Bennie Wallace album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bennie Wallace
Post Bop 1998
BENNIE WALLACE Someone To Watch Over Me album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Someone To Watch Over Me
Post Bop 1999
BENNIE WALLACE Moodsville album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Moodsville
Post Bop 2001
BENNIE WALLACE The Nearness of You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Nearness of You
Post Bop 2003

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BENNIE WALLACE Live At The Public Theater album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Public Theater
Post Bop 1978
BENNIE WALLACE In Berlin album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Berlin
Hard Bop 2001
BENNIE WALLACE Disorder At The Border - The Music Of Coleman Hawkins album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Disorder At The Border - The Music Of Coleman Hawkins
Hard Bop 2006

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