Death of Larry Coryell

April 2, 1943 - February 19, 2017
Orlando, Florida | Age 73

Jazz guitarist was known as the Godfather of Fusion...
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Larry Coryell, the Texas-born jazz guitarist who was known as the Godfather of Fusion, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, of natural causes in his hotel room in New York City, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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