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Joe Bonner (Pianist) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Joe Bonner was a hard bop and modal jazz pianist, influenced by McCoy Tyner and Art Tatum. He was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina and studied at Virginia State College, but indicated that he learned more about music from musicians he worked with. In the seventies he played with Roy Haynes, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw and Billy Harper, among others. He died of heart disease in Denver at the age of 66.

About Joe Bonner

Hard bop and modal jazz performer who was hired as a replacement for Chick Corea at Harlem's Count Basie's Club by drummer Roy Haynes.

Joe Bonner before fame

He went to Virginia State College to study.

Achievement of Joe Bonner

During the 1970s, he shared the stage alongside artists such as Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, and Billy Harper.

Joe Bonner family life

He was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, but later moved to Denver, where he established himself as a staple of the local jazz scene.

Associations of Joe Bonner

His greatest influences, he said, were McCoy Tyner and Art Tatum.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Joe Bonner

Virginia State University alumni. SteepleChase Records artists. Muse Records artists

Latest information about Joe Bonner updated on August 24 2021.