George Freeman

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Date of Birth April 10, 1927
Place of Birth Illinois
Age 93 years old
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George Freeman is an American jazz guitarist from Chicago. His brothers Von Freeman and Eldridge Freeman had jazz careers, as does his nephew, Chico Freeman.

Born: Apr 10, 1927, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Genres: Jazz, soul jazz
Occupation(s): Musician
Instruments: Guitar
Years active: 1940s–present
Associated acts: Von Freeman, Richard "Groove" Holmes, Jimmy McGriff

About George Freeman

American jazz guitarist best known for his collaborations with musicians like organist Richard "Groove" Holmes.

Before Fame

He first became a member of a Johnny Griffin-led sextet in 1947.

Achievement

His solo debut, 1969's Birth Sign, featured musicians like saxophonist Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre.

Family Life

His brother is saxophonist Von Freeman.

Associations

He and pianist Dolo Coker both worked as sidemen for Gene Ammons.

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