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Kenny Burrell

Composer, conductor and guitarist, educated at Wayne University earning a Bachelor of Music degree. He was a guitarist in the Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Goodman orchestras, and also formed his own group. He appeared at the Newport Jazz Festival. Joining ASCAP in 1959, he composed the instrumentals "Sugar Hill" and "Kenny's Blues". See full bio »

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True Crime Soundtrack
Eat Pray Love Soundtrack
Rounders Soundtrack


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 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chikurin (2013) ... (writer: "Chamber Mates")
 2010 Eat Pray Love (performer: "Midnight Blue") / (writer: "Midnight Blue")
 2006 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A League of Ordinary Gentlemen (2006) ... (writer: "Chitlin Con Carne")
 1999 The General's Daughter (performer: "Downstairs" - as Kenneth Burrell)
 1999 True Crime (performer: "Little Drummer Boy")
 1998 ER (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- They Treat Horses, Don't They? (1998) ... (performer: "Ruby")
 1998 Rounders (writer: "Chitlins Con Carne")
 1985 The Quiet Earth (performer: "Prelude No. 2")
 1981 Downtown 81 (performer: "Chitlins Con Carne") / (writer: "Chitlins Con Carne")
 1976 Revelations (arranger: "Travelin'" - uncredited) / (performer: "Travelin'" - uncredited)
 1975 The Analyst (performer: "Wavy Gravy", "Saturday Night Blues" - uncredited) / (writer: "Wavy Gravy", "Saturday Night Blues" - uncredited)
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