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Jazz, Vol. 9: Piano

Various Artists
Jazz, Vol. 9: Piano

"The piano got off to a late start in jazz," notes Frederic Ramsey Jr., but, beginning with Jelly Roll Morton, it made up for lost time. Pianists became important in performance and composition. On this compilation, Morton, Earl Hines, Joe Sullivan, Fats Waller, Meade Lux Lewis, Mary Lou Williams and others put their blazing chops on display.

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”El piano tuvo un comienzo tardío en el jazz“ comenta Frederic Ramsey Jr., pero, a partir de Jelly Roll Morton, se recuperó el tiempo perdido. Pianistas adquirieron importancia en la actuación y la composición. En esta compilación, Morton, Earl Hines, Joe Sullivan, Fats Waller, Meade Lux Lewis, Mary Lou Williams y otros, ponen sus acelerados golpes en exposición.

Track Listing

101
Tom Cat Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:07
102
Kentucky Stomp The Dixie Four 2:28
103
Wolverine Blues Jelly Roll Morton Trio 3:22
104
Just Too Soon Earl Hines 3:19
105
Fireworks Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five 3:06
106
Little Rock Getaway Joe Sullivan 2:35
107
Barrelhouse Jess Stacy 3:01
201
Handful of Keys Fats Waller 2:47
202
Once Upon a Time The Chocolate Dandies 3:28
203
Snowy Morning Blues James P. Johnson 3:10
204
Special #1 Meade Lux Lewis 3:05
205
Mexico Reminiscences Jack Dupree 2:43
206
Libra Mary Lou Williams 2:50
207
The Blues Lennie Tristano Trio 3:45

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