88 : the giants of jazz piano / by Robert L. Doerschuk

Author(s): Doerschuk, Bob
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Subjects: Pianists--Biography
Jazz musicians--Biography
Piano music (Jazz)--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: San Francisco : Backbeat Books ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed to the book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Publisher's Group West, c2001
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: viii, 341 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Table of Contents: Foreword / Keith Jarrett
Introduction
The Man Who Invented Jazz
1. Jelly Roll Morton 2
Masters of Stride
2. James P. Johnson 13
3. Willie "the Lion" Smith 16
4. Fats Waller 19
Singing & Swinging
5. Duke Ellington 23
6. Earl Hines 27
7. Count Basie 39
8. Mary Lou Williams 42
9. Teddy Wilson 48
10. Nat "King" Cole 52
11. Dorothy Donegan 54
"God Is in the House"
12. Art Tatum 58
Deep in the Mainstream
13. Erroll Garner 69
14. Ahmad Jamal 71
15. Oscar Peterson 75
16. Phineas Newborn 78
In Walked Bud
17. Bud Powell 82
It Started at Minton's
18. Tadd Dameron 91
19. Hank Jones 93
20. Jaki Byard 97
21. Red Garland 100
22. Tommy Flanagan 102
23. Barry Harris 106
24. Sir Roland Hanna 108
Brilliant Corners
25. Thelonious Monk 112
Hard Bop to Funk
26. Horace Silver 121
27. Wynton Kelly 125
28. Ray Bryant 127
29. Ramsey Lewis 129
30. Les McCann 131
31. Bobby Timmons 134
32. Herbie Hancock 137
Everybody Digs Bill Evans
33. Bill Evans 144
The Sophisticates
34. George Shearing 157
35. Marian McPartland 161
36. John Lewis 164
37. Dave Brubeck 168
38. Roger Kellaway 172
The Neo-Traditionalists
39. Jimmy Rowles 175
40. Dick Hyman 177
41. Dick Wellstood 180
42. Dave McKenna 182
43. Gene Harris 184
The Endurance of Postbop
44. Billy Taylor 187
45. Toshiko Akiyoshi 190
46. Cedar Walton 193
47. Steve Kuhn 196
48. Chick Corea 198
49. JoAnne Brackeen 201
50. Kenny Barron 203
51. Richie Beirach 206
Old World/New Flavors
52. Joe Zawinul 209
53. Adam Makowicz 212
54. Michel Petrucciani 214
Outside Looking In
55. Sun Ra 219
56. Lennie Tristano 223
57. Paul Bley 227
58. Ran Blake 229
Order Within Chaos
59. Cecil Taylor 234
Back to the Fountain
60. Randy Weston 245
61. Mal Waldron 248
62. Muhal Richard Abrams 251
63. Abdullah Ibrahim 253
64. McCoy Tyner 255
65. Don Pullen 258
Improvisation as Revelation
66. Keith Jarrett 262
The Latin Connection
67. Chucho Valdes 273
68. Monty Alexander 275
69. Michel Camilo 279
70. Eliane Elias 281
71. Gonzalo Rubalcaba 282
The Future Is Now
72. Henry Butler 285
73. Mulgrew Miller 287
74. Kenny Kirkland 290
75. Fred Hersch 293
76. Billy Childs 295
77. Geri Allen 297
78. Renee Rosnes 299
79. Cyrus Chestnut 300
80. Benny Green 303
81. Marcus Roberts 305
82. Jacky Terrasson 308
83. Bill Charlap 310
84. Harry Connick, Jr. 312
85. Stephen Scott 314
86. Eric Reed 316
87. Brad Mehldau 318
88. Geoff Keezer 321
Photo Credits 325
Index 326
Alternate Titles: Eighty-eight
Notes: LCCN: 2001043708
ISBN: 0879306564
Includes index
Compact disc accompanying this book in Music Listening Center
OCLC Number: 47823587
ISBN/ISSN: 0879306564