Mel Powell

Born 12 February 1923. Died 24 April 1998
Mel Powell
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1923-02-12
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Mel Powell

Mel Powell Biography (Wikipedia)

Mel Powell (born Melvin Epstein) (February 12, 1923 – April 24, 1998) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer, and the founding dean of the music department at the California Institute of the Arts. He served as a music educator for over 40 years, first at Mannes College of Music and Queens College, then Yale University, and finally at CalArts. During his early career he worked as a jazz pianist.

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Clarinade
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Clarinade

Clarinade

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Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Big Band
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Mel Powell
Homage A Debussy
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Homage A Debussy
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Button Up Your Overcoat
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Button Up Your Overcoat
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Pennies From Heaven
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Pennies From Heaven
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You're My Thrill
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You're My Thrill
Mel Powell
Homage A Fats Waller
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Homage A Fats Waller
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Bunny Hug
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Bunny Hug
Mel Powell
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
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The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise

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Benny, Goodman With Mel Powell & His Orchestra
Mel Powell
Three Little Words
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Three Little Words
Mel Powell
You're Lucky to Me
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You're Lucky to Me
Mel Powell
It's Been So Long (feat. Ed Hall, Buck Clayton & Henderson Chambers)
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It's Been So Long (feat. Ed Hall, Buck Clayton & Henderson Chambers)
Mel Powell
I Must Have That Man
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I Must Have That Man
Benny Goodman, John Best, Bernie Privin, Nate Kazebier, Jimmy Blake, Lou McGarity, Cutty Cutshall, Junior Collins, Bill Shine, John Prager, Gish Gilbertson, Cliff Strickland, Danny Bank, Mel Powell, Johnny White, Mike Bryan, Barney Spieler, Louie Bellson & Benny Goodman and His Orchestra
Oh Baby
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Oh Baby
Mel Powell
Ain't She Sweet
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Ain't She Sweet
GOODMAN, BENNY WITH PEGGY LEE, Benny Goodman, Benny Goodman, Ralph Collier, Mel Powell, Peggy Lee, Tom Morgan, Sid Weiss & Lou McGarity
Sunny Side of the Street
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Sunny Side of the Street

Sunny Side of the Street

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GOODMAN, BENNY WITH PEGGY LEE
Benny Goodman
Ralph Collier
Peggy Lee
Tom Morgan
Sid Weiss
Lou McGarity
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Benny Goodman
Mel Powell
When Did You Leave Heaven?
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When Did You Leave Heaven?
Mel Powell, p; Ruby Braff, c; Bobby Donaldson, d. 24 Aug 1954. & Mel Powell
Ain’t She Sweet
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Ain’t She Sweet

Ain’t She Sweet

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Mel Powell, p; Ruby Braff, c; Bobby Donaldson, d. 24 Aug 1954. & Mel Powell
Mel Powell
Thigamagig
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Thigamagig
Mel Powell
Makin' Whoopee
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Makin' Whoopee
Mel Powell
Out of Nowhere
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Out of Nowhere
Mel Powell
Borderline
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Borderline
Mel Powell
Anything Goes
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Anything Goes
Mel Powell
'S Wonderful
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'S Wonderful
Mel Powell
Electronic Setting
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Electronic Setting
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