Wes Montgomery

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The most influential jazz guitarist of the 1960s, who expanded the resources of the guitar in all its main functions: chordal, melodic, and rhythmic.
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Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award
1969 A Willow Weep for Me Best Instrumental Jazz Performance, Individual or Group
1966 A Goin' out of My Head Best Instrumental Jazz Performance, Individual or Group

AllMusic Year in Review

Year Album Award
2015 A In the Beginning: Early Recordings from 1949-1958 Favorite Reissues