Art Tatum



Art Tatum

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1927 to 1956
Born
October 13, 1909 in Toledo
Died
November 5, 1956
Location
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Biography
Arthur "Art" Tatum, Jr. (/ˈteɪtəm/, October 13, 1909 – November 5, 1956) was an American jazz pianist. Tatum is widely acknowledged as the greatest jazz pianist of all time, and was a major influence on later generations of jazz pianists. He was hailed for the technical proficiency of his performances, which set a new standard for jazz piano virtuosity. Critic Scott Yanow wrote, "Tatum's quick reflexes and boundless imagination kept his improvisations filled with fresh (and sometimes futuristic) ideas that put him way ahead of his contemporaries.
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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Jubilee Shows No. 26 & No. 32

The Jubilee Shows No. 26 & No. 32

Louis Armstrong February 26, 2019

19 Tracks

The Collection

The Collection

Art Tatum September 1, 2014

16 Tracks

Swings

Swings

Art Tatum November 14, 2013

18 Tracks

Jazz Classics

Jazz Classics

Art Tatum September 17, 2013

40 Tracks

The Art of Art

The Art of Art

Art Tatum December 4, 2011

17 Tracks

Deep Purple

Deep Purple

Art Tatum November 15, 2011

15 Tracks

Art's Way of Piano

Art's Way of Piano

Art Tatum June 14, 2011

18 Tracks

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