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Art Tatum was born #onthisday in 1909.

Art Tatum - Art was his own genre. The state of the art across all musical styles. Just listening to Art requires disciplined ear practice.

Stanley Clarke, American jazz musician & composer. He is known for his innovative & influential work on double bass & electric bass & for his film & TV scores. He has worked as a composer, orchestrator, conductor & performer of scores for Boyz n the Hood, What's Love Got.., Passenger 57, Higher Learning, Poetic Justice, Panther, The 5 Heartbeats, Transporter, MJ's Remember the Time video & Soul Food (TV). He is also known for his work with the fusion band Return to Forever, & as a…

Stanley Clarke is an American jazz musician and composer known for his innovative and influential work on double bass and electric bass as well as for his numerous film and television scores. He was also with the jazz group Return to Forever.

Art Tatum, Noir Et Blanc, Musique, Musicien, Piano

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Jazz pianist Art Tatum (born Tatum once walked into a club where Fats Waller was playing and Waller stopped and announced something like: "Ladies and gentlemen, God has just entered the building.

Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong taking a break and fooling around during a Decca recording session, c. 1949

hennyproud: “ “Billie Holiday and Louis Armstrong taking a break and fooling around during a Decca recording session, c.

Duke Ellington

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington was an American composer, pianist, and big-band leader. Ellington wrote over compositions. Born: April Washington, D. Died: May New York

John Coltrane backstage / Stanford University a few months before his death in 1966 (photo by Jim Marshall)

John Coltrane backstage / Stanford University a few months before his death in 1966 (photo by Jim Marshall) Best Jazz artist ever!

Ella Fitzgerald performing at Mr Kelly's in 1958

Photo by Yale Joel for Life Magazine, 1958 Ella Fitzgerald performing at Mr. Kelly’s nightclub

Miles

"Sir Miles Dewey Davis III" Miles the first to experiment with…

Art Pepper

In the he was one of the few altoists (along with Lee Konitz and Paul Desmond) who was able to develop his own sound despite the dominant influence of Charlie Parker.

Elvin Jones #jazz #ciggies

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Elvin Jones, Grant Green's "Street Of Dreams" Session

Sarah Vaughan plays the piano as Duke Ellington and Billy Eckstine look on, circa 1950. The Newark, NJ-born Ms. Vaughan studied piano as a child and went on to win first prize at the Apollo Theater’s famous Amateur Night competition. Billy Eckstine was in the audience that night and before long, Ms. Vaughan would sing with Mr. Eckstine in his band. Her recording of “The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1 and 2,” is still unmatched for its beauty and brilliance. Photo by Gilles Pet

Sarah Vaughan plays the piano as Duke Ellington and Billy Eckstine look on, circa The Newark, NJ-born Ms. Vaughan studied piano as a child and went on to win first prize at the Apollo Theater’s famous Amateur Night competition. Billy Eckstine was in

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