HENRY GRIMES

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After over three decades of being "lost," Henry Grimes has made a remarkable comeback. He was born and grew up in Philadelphia, studying violin while in junior high school and also playing tuba a bit in high school before settling permanently on bass. Grimes moved to New York City in the early '50s, studied at Juilliard, and then began playing with major jazz musicians. He toured with the bands of Arnett Cobb and Willis Jackson and spent time back in Philadelphia, where he worked with Bobby Timmons and Lee Morgan. Grimes worked with Anita O'Day and Sonny Rollins in 1957 and was a member of the Gerry Mulligan quartet in 1957-1958, during the period that Art Farmer was in the band. A very versatile bassist who could play with anyone, Grimes really stretched himself at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival when he performed quite capably with the Benny Goodman big read more...
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HENRY GRIMES The Call album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Call
Avant-Garde Jazz 1966
HENRY GRIMES Solo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Solo
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
HENRY GRIMES Henry Grimes, Roberto Pettinato, Tyshawn Sorey, Dave Burrell : Purity album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Henry Grimes, Roberto Pettinato, Tyshawn Sorey, Dave Burrell : Purity
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
HENRY GRIMES Grimes - Pettinato - Sorey : My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Grimes - Pettinato - Sorey : My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012

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HENRY GRIMES More Call album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
More Call
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
HENRY GRIMES Henry Grimes Trio Featuring Andrew Lamb & Newman Taylor Baker : Sublime Communication album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Henry Grimes Trio Featuring Andrew Lamb & Newman Taylor Baker : Sublime Communication
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
HENRY GRIMES The Henry Grimes Trio: For Ibn Pori album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Henry Grimes Trio: For Ibn Pori
Avant-Garde Jazz 2005
HENRY GRIMES Live at the Kerava Jazz Festival album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Kerava Jazz Festival
Avant-Garde Jazz 2005
HENRY GRIMES Sublime Communication 2: Live at Edgefest, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2005 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sublime Communication 2: Live at Edgefest, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2005
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
HENRY GRIMES Going to the Ritual album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Going to the Ritual
Avant-Garde Jazz 2008
HENRY GRIMES Henry Grimes / Rashied Ali ‎: Spirits Aloft album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Henry Grimes / Rashied Ali ‎: Spirits Aloft
Avant-Garde Jazz 2010
HENRY GRIMES The Tone of Wonder album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Tone of Wonder
Avant-Garde Jazz 2014

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