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History of the Piano Pt 5 - The Bebop Era

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Paul McFadyen Paul McFadyen | 07:45 UK time, Friday, 1 April 2011

Bebop Era Jazz Pianists

Bebop is in focus as we continue our history of jazz piano with Dr Richard Michael. Today, we'll look at the work of pianists such as Bud Powell, Thelonious Monk and Lennie Tristano.

Don't forget you can still listen back to previous installments:

History of the Piano Pt 1 - Scott Joplin/Jelly Roll Morton
History of the Piano Pt 2 - Fats Waller
History of the Piano Pt 3 - Art Tatum
History of the Piano Pt 4 - Count Basie



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