A list of the best jazz guitar albums ever recorded. We bring you a collection of essential albums by such luminaries as Reinhardt, Hall, Montgomery, Metheny and many other jazz guitar greats.
We couldn’t keep it to a top ten, and could quite easily have added more. However, the fifteen albums listed below represent for us the pinnacle of recorded jazz guitar.
The albums included in this list cover a wide range of styles; from laid-back jazz-funk to uplifting gypsy jazz. They are timeless recordings, sounding as fresh and inventive today as they did the day they were made.