Barney Kessel

Quick info:

Age 100
Birthday October 171923
Birth Sign Libra
City Muskogee
Country OK
Profession Guitarist

Barney Kessel is a famous Guitarist, born on October 17, 1923 in United States. As of December 2022, Barney Kessel’s net worth is $5 Million. He played “Mr. Spock’s Theme” on bass for the television series Star Trek.

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Spouse Phyllis Magary Van Doren , B.J. Baker
Children(s) David Kessel, Dan Kessel

Barney Kessel Biography

Jazz guitarist and member of the group of session musicians called Wrecking Crew. .

His sons, David and Daniel, also became session musicians.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Barney Kessel Net Worth

Barney Kessel is one of the richest Guitarist & listed on most popular Guitarist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Barney Kessel‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Guitarist
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

He began touring as a teenager with various dance bands and went on to work with artists like Chico Marx.

Who is Barney Kessel dating?

According to our records, Barney Kessel married to Phyllis Magary Van Doren , B.J. Baker. As of May 2022, Barney Kessel’s is not dating anyone.

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Barney Kessel Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Guitarist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Barney Kessel celebrates birthday on October 17 of every year.

What kind of guitar did Barney Kessel play?

Barney is known for being the first call session guy and the amount and the importance of his recorded contribution has been written about and written about. He played almost everything on one guitar a 1946/47 modified ES350 Gibson. The biggest modification was the 1939 Charlie Christian pickup.

Did Barney Kessel use a pick?

Barney Kessel’s Used Guitar Pick From His Estate Auction | Reverb.

What nationality was Barney Kessel?


Who did Barney Kessel play with?

Kessel moved to Los Angeles in 1942 and was soon on the road with a band fronted by the comedian Chico Marx. Over the next few years he worked with the big bands of Artie Shaw, Charlie Barnet and Benny Goodman, establishing a reputation as one of the most versatile and reliable guitarists on the West Coast.

Does Gibson still make the Byrdland?

The guitar is currently available as part of Gibson’s Custom Series and is made with the Florentine cutaway. In 1976 only, Gibson offered a twelve-string version, but made fewer than 20.

You may read full biography about Barney Kessel from Wikipedia.
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