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Jim Hall

g, 1930-2013 US, Buffalo, New York
Musician / Composer / Arranger of Jazz
A.k.a. James Stanley Hall

James Stanley Hall (December 4, 1930 – December 10, 2013) was an American jazz guitarist, composer and arranger. Premier Guitar magazine stated that "It could be argued that the jazz guitar tree is rooted in four names: Django [reinhardt], Charlie [Christian], Wes [montgomery] , and Jim [Hall]".

  • Guitar
  • Electric guitar
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Skating In Central Park on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
I Hear A Rhapsody on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
Where Are You? on Jim Hall Plays Standards by Jim Hall
For All We Know on Milestones of a Jazz Legend - Jim Hall on Guitar Vol. 7 by Paul Desmond
Darn That Dream on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
My Funny Valentine on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
Dream Gypsy on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
Stairway To The Stars on Undercurrent by Bill Evans
When Joanna Loved Me on Falling In Love With Paul Desmond by Paul Desmond
Romain on Undercurrent by Bill Evans

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Live At Newport '67 + Something's Coming!Gary Burton Quartet With Larry Coryell With Jim Hall2017Compil.
Rejoice! + Good Friday Blues + Jazz GuitarRed Mitchell & Jim Hall2016Compil.
Valse Hot - Sweet Basil - 1978Jim Hall & Red Mitchell2016Album
On The Way To The SkyBob Brookmeyer, Jim Hall, Mel Lewis, WDR Big Band Köln2016Album
Charlie Haden - Jim HallCharlie Haden, Jim Hall2014Album
Live Vol. 2-4Jim Hall2012Album
Three Classic Albums Plus (Leader & Sideman)Jim Hall2011Compil.
ConversationsJim Hall & Joey Baron2010Album
Buddy Collette & His West Coast FriendsBuddy Collette, Jim Hall, Chico Hamilton, Curtis Counce, John Anderson2009Compil.
Guitar Masters Live in Germany 1973 & 1980Jim Hall, Jimmy Raney, Attila Zoller2009Album
HemispheresJim Hall & Bill Frisell2008Album
Kansas City SoundsBob Brookmeyer Septet And Bob Brookmeyer Octet Featuring Al Cohn, Zoot Sims, Harry Edison, Paul Quinichette, Hank Jones, Jim Hall, Freddie Green, Nat Pierce2007Compil.
Paul Desmond Jim Hall Quartet - Complete RecordingsPaul Desmond, Jim Hall2007Compil.
The BridgeSonny Rollins & Jim Hall2007Album
Free AssociationJim Hall, Geoff Keezer2006Album
Hallmarks:The best of (1971-2000)Jim Hall2006Album
Complete Studio RecordingsGerry Mulligan And His Sextet Featuring Art Farmer, Bob Brookmeyer & Jim Hall2005Compil.
The Original TrioJimmy Giuffre & Jim Hall Featuring Ralph Peña2005Compil.
Blues On The RocksJim Hall2005Compil.
CTI Best Of Jim HallJim Hall2005Compil.
DuologuesJim Hall, Enrico Pieranunzi2005Album
Power Of Three / Live At Montreux 1975Michel Petrucciani Feat. Jim Hall & Wayne Shorter / Charles Mingus2005Album
The Unreleased SessionsJim Hall2004Album
Magic MeetingJim Hall2004Album
Downbeat Critic's ChoiceJim Hall2002Compil.
The Jazz AlbumAndré Previn, Itzhak Perlman, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell2002Album
StorytellerJim Hall2002Compil.
Jim Hall & BassesJim Hall2001Album
Telepathy. Live At Village West / TelephoneRon Carter . Jim Hall2001Album
Ralph J Gleason's Jazz CasualGerry Mulligan Quartet / Art Farmer & Jim Hall2001Album
Grand SlamJim Hall, Joe Lovano, George Mraz, Lewis Nash2000Album
Ballad EssentialsJim Hall2000Compil.
Handle With Care / Western SuiteClarke-Boland Big Band, Jimmy Giuffre With Bob Brookmeyer And Jim Hall2000Compil.
Ralph J Gleason's Jazz CasualArt Farmer & Jim Hall2000Album
Live At The North Sea Jazz FestivalJim Hall / Bob Brookmeyer1999Album
Jim Hall & Pat MethenyJim Hall & Pat Metheny1999Album
By ArrangementJim Hall1998Album
The Concord Jazz Heritage SeriesJim Hall1998Compil.
Jazzpar Quartet + 4Jim Hall1998Album
The Paul Desmond Quartet With Jim HallThe Paul Desmond Quartet With Jim Hall1998Compil.
The Bossa Nova SessionsZoot Sims, Jim Hall1998Compil.
Panorama - Live At The Village VanguardJim Hall1997Album
TexturesJim Hall1997Album
The Complete RCA Victor RecordingsPaul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall1997Compil.
YoukaliJim Hall1996Album
Jim HallJim Hall1995Compil.
DialoguesJim Hall1995Album
Trio & QuartetJimmy Giuffre With Jim Hall1995Compil.
All Across The CityPaul Desmond featuring Jim Hall1995Album
Art Farmer Meets Mulligan & HallArt Farmer Meets Gerry Mulligan & Jim Hall1994Album
Unissued 1982-1992Jim Hall1994Compil.
Dedications & InspirationsJim Hall1994Album
Something SpecialJim Hall1993Album
SubsequentlyJim Hall1992Album
Recado Bossa NovaZoot Sims And His Orchestra Featuring Jim Hall Arrangements By Al Cohn And Manny Albam1992Compil.
YoukaliJim Hall1992Album
Wes Montgomery, Jim Hall, Joe PassWes Montgomery, Jim Hall, Joe Pass1991Compil.
Live At Town Hall, Vol. 2Jim Hall1991Album
Jim Hall And Friends Live At Town Hall Vol.2Jim Hall Featuring John Scofield, John Abercrombie, Mick Goodrick, Gary Burton1991Album
Live At Town Hall Volumes 1 & 2Jim Hall1991Album
Power Of Three – Live At MontreuxMichel Petrucciani Featuring Jim Hall, Wayne Shorter1990Album
A Jazz Portrait Of Roger KellawayRoger Kellaway Featuring Jim Hall1990Album
All Across The CityJim Hall1989Album
Grand EncounterJohn Lewis, Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall1989Single
Jim HallJim Hall1989Compil.
Classics In JazzHubert Laws, Eumir Deodato, George Benson, Jackie & Roy, Paul Desmond, Jim Hall1988Compil.
The Complete Recordings Of The Paul Desmond Quartet With Jim HallThe Paul Desmond Quartet With Jim Hall1987Album
Jim Hall's ThreeJim Hall1986Album
Music Of Bill EvansKronos Quartet With Special Guests Eddie Gomez & Jim Hall1986Album
The QuartetsSonny Rollins Featuring Jim Hall1986Compil.
Jimmy Giuffre Trios Live 1957-1958The Jimmy Giuffre Trio Feat. Jim Hall / Bob Brookmeyer / Ralph Peña1983Album
First EditionGeorge Shearing / Jim Hall1982Album
Studio TriesteChet Baker / Jim Hall / Hubert Laws1982Album
Live At The Village Vanguard Volume 2The Michel Petrucciani Trio Featuring Jim Hall1982Album
Jim HallJim Hall1982Compil.
It's A BreezeItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1981Album
Concierto De AranjuezJim Hall & David Matthews Orchestra1981Album
A Different Kind Of BluesItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1980Album
A Different Kind Of BluesItzhak Perlman, André Previn, Shelly Manne, Jim Hall, Red Mitchell1980Album
Jazz Impressions Of JapanJim Hall1980Album
Big BluesArt Farmer / Jim Hall1979Album
Jim Hall / Red MitchellJim Hall / Red Mitchell1978Album
Jazz Impressions Of JapanJim Hall1977Album
CommitmentJim Hall1976Album
ConciertoJim Hall1975Album
Jim Hall Live!Jim Hall1975Album
...Where Would I Be?Jim Hall1972Album
Guitar Genius In JapanKenny Burrell, Attila Zoller, Jim Hall1970Album
It's Nice To Be With YouJim Hall1969Album
IntermodulationBill Evans / Jim Hall1966Album
Bossa AntiguaPaul Desmond Featuring Jim Hall1965Album
"Live" At The Half-NoteArt Farmer Quartet Featuring Jim Hall1964Album
To Sweden With LoveArt Farmer Quartet Featuring Jim Hall1964Album
InteractionArt Farmer Quartet Featuring Jim Hall1963Album
UndercurrentBill Evans - Jim Hall1962Album
Complete Bossa NovaBarney Kessel, Jim Hall, Sonny Sharrock, Roy Ayers, Earl May, Bruno Carr1961Single
Good Friday Blues: The Modest Jazz TrioJim Hall / Red Mitchell / Thomas Kelly1960Album
Jim Hall QuartetJim Hall1960Compil.
The Street SwingersBob Brookmeyer / Jim Hall / Jimmy Raney With Osie Johnson And Bill Crow1958Single
Grand EncounterJohn Lewis, Bill Perkins, Percy Heath, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall1957Single
Love Me Or Leave Me / I Can't Get StartedBill Perkins, John Lewis, Chico Hamilton, Jim Hall, Percy Heath1955Single
I Wish I Had Trusted Jesus / Station G.O.D.Jim Hall1954Album
Paris Guitar Jazz Festival - LiveElmer Snowden / Buddy Guy / Barney Kessel / Jim Hall / George BensonAlbum
Let's See This Thing ThroughJim HallSingle
A Girl And A GuitarJim Hall, Lee SchaeferAlbum
Three Top GuitaristsWes Montgomery - Jim Hall - Kenny BurrellCompil.
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