Photo Library of
Basie's Rhythm Man,
"Indeed, what is meant by the concept “Basie” is in no small degree to Freddie Green’s credit: the tremendous unity of the Basie rhythm section. Nowhere else in jazz did rhythm become “sound“ to the degree it did with Basie, and this sound, basically, is the sound of
Freddie Green’s guitar." — Joachim-Ernst Berendt
"Pep's" Personal Pics*
*Note: Dad's last name was often spelled Greene, and "Peas" is one of his many nicknames. Some of the photos are included in his biography:"Rhythm is My Beat: Jazz Guitar Great Freddie Green and the Count Basie Sound"