Erroll Garner

Born 15 June 1921. Died 7 January 1977.
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The Pocket Jazz Legend is pianist Erroll Garner. His best-known composition, the ballad "Misty", has become a jazz standard.

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Erroll Louis Garner (June 15, 1923 – January 2, 1977) was an American jazz pianist and composer known for his swing playing and ballads. His best-known composition, the ballad "Misty", has become a jazz standard. Scott Yanow of Allmusic calls him "one of the most distinctive of all pianists" and a "brilliant virtuoso".

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