George Cables

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Date of Birth November 14, 1944
Place of Birth New York
Age 75 years old
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George Cables

George Andrew Cables is an American jazz pianist and composer.

Born: Nov 14, 1944, New York City
Genres: Jazz
Occupation(s): Musician
Instruments: Piano
Labels: SteepleChase, Contemporary, Atlas
Associated acts: The Cookers
Website: George Cables's Official site

About George Cables

Influential jazz artist who had a powerful impact on 1980s and 1990s mainstream jazz piano.

Before Fame

He was a student at Mannes College where he founded the Jazz Samaritans with Steve Grossman and Billy Cobham when he was 18.

Achievement

He was alto saxophonist and clarinetist Art Pepper's favorite pianist.

Family Life

His 2012 album My Muse was written as a tribute to his romance with Helen Wray.

Associations

He played with Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers in 1969 and later, called Blakey a major influence on his art.

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Latest information about George Cables updated on October 24, 2020.

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