Kenny Barron is an American jazz pianist, who has appeared on hundreds of recordings as leader and sideman and is considered one of the most influential mainstream jazz pianists since the bebop era.
|Born:||June 9, 1943, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
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About Kenny Barron
Lyrical jazz artist whose influence and importance among jazz pianists was highly regarded. He was a respected teacher at The Juilliard School of Music.
He graduated from Empire State College in 1978 with a BA in Arts.
He and Stan Getz collaborated on several albums between 1987 and 1991.
His older brother was tenor saxophonist Bill Barron.
He played piano for the Dizzy Gillespie quartet as one of his first gigs.
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- Red Records artists
- Empire State College alumni
- Jazz fusion pianists
- Xanadu Records artists
- Criss Cross Jazz artists
- Mainstream jazz pianists
- Candid Records artists
- Hard bop pianists
- American jazz keyboardists
- Post-bop pianists
- Enja Records artists
- Muse Records artists
- Verve Records artists
- Musicians from Philadelphia
- 21st-century American pianists