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Cedar Walton

Acteur

Biografie

(bron: wikipedia)

Cedar Anthony Walton, Jr. (January 17, 1934 – August 19, 2013) was an American hard bop jazz pianist. He came to prominence as a member of drummer Art Blakey's band, The Jazz Messengers, before establishing a long career as a bandleader and composer. Several of his compositions have become jazz standards, including "Mosaic", "Bolivia", "Holy Land", "Mode for Joe" and "Ugetsu/Fantasy in D".
Walton was born and grew up in Dallas, Texas."Pianist-Composer Cedar Walton Dies at Age 79"... meer