Swing jazz pianist Teddy Wilson was born today 11-24 in 1912. He was a featured pianist with some of the big names in music like Louis Armstrong, Leana Horn, Benny Goodman, Billy Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald. He was an early musician to appear prominently with white musicians in bands when those were still largely segregated. He passed in 1986.
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In the Best Possible Light: Herman Leonard's Jazz
Herman Leonard's artistic talent continues to dominate the jazz photography landscape. See a wide selection of available Herman Leonard photos for sale today!
Nat King Cole: Italy 1960
The other day I received a fabulous YouTube link from Dick LaPalm, Nat King Cole's record promoter and family friend. [Photo above: Nat King Cole with wife Maria] Before you watch the clip, here are Dick's notes ... "The song...
hoist the jazz flag
Mary Lou Williams (born Mary Elfrieda Scruggs), jazz pianist, composer, arranger, educator and humanitarian in her apartment in Washington Heights, NYC 1958 (photo by Dennis Stock)