born on 30/8/1956 in New Heaven, CT, United States
Links www.rodneyjones.com (English)
Rodney Jones (guitarist)
Rodney Jones (born 1956) is a jazz guitarist who worked with Jaki Byard, Chico Hamilton, Dizzy Gillespie, and Lena Horne, as well as a bandleader. He is cited as a jazz guitarist who uses modern quartal harmony.
- 1977: The Liberation of the Contemporary Jazz Guitar (Strata-East Records, with Bruce Johnson)
- 1979: Articulation (Timeless Muse)
- 1981: My Funny Valentine
- 1996: The X-Field
- 1999: The Undiscovered Few (Blue Note)
- 2001: Soul Manifesto (Blue Note)
With Dizzy Gillespie
- Dizzy's Party (Pablo, 1976)
- Yanow, Scott. "Rodney Jones", AllMusic.com.
- Floyd, Tom (2004). Quartal Harmony & Voicings for Guitar, p.4. ISBN 0-7866-6811-3.