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The complete remastered recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note. vol.2

Mal Waldron (performer)
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The complete remastered recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note. vol.2

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Title
The complete remastered recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note. vol.2
Performer
Mal Waldron 1925-2002 (piano;componist)
Publisher
Cam Jazz, 2016
11 cd's
Playing time
09:28:17
Note
Remastered ed.
EAN
8052405142528
CDR
JE41316
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Mal Waldron

Malcolm Earl "Mal" Waldron (August 16, 1925 – December 2, 2002) was an American jazz pianist, composer, and arranger. He started playing professionally in New York in 1950, after graduating from college. In the following dozen years or so Waldron led his own bands and played for those led by Charles Mingus, Jackie McLean, John Coltrane, and Eric Dolphy, among others. During Waldron's period as house pianist for Prestige Records in the late 1950s, he appeared on dozens of albums and composed for many of them, including writing his most famous song, "Soul Eyes", for Coltrane. Waldron was often an accompanist for vocalists, and was Billie Holiday's regular accompanist from April 1957 until her death in July 1959.

A breakdown caused by a drug overdose in 1963 left Waldron unable to play or remember any music; he regained his skills gradually, while redeveloping his speed of thought. He left the U.S. permanently in the mid-1960…Read more on Wikipedia