Richard "Groove" Holmes

Email alerts for products
by Richard "Groove" Holmes

Biography

Richard Arnold Holmes, 2 May 1931, Camden, New Jersey, USA, d. 29 June 1991, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. A self-taught organist, early in his career Holmes worked along the east coast. A 1961 recording session with Les McCann and Ben Webster resulted in widespread interest in his work. He toured and recorded throughout the 60s, achieving widespread acceptance among mainstream and post-bop jazz audiences. Customarily working in a small group format, Holmes developed a solid working relationship... Read more

Genres

Tags
jazz
hammond
organ
funk
funky
Powered by AudioScrobbler

Decades

Links