Ahmad Jamal

    Ahmad Jamal

    • Ahmad Jamal
    Ahmad Jamal

    Ahmad Jamal

    • Ahmad Jamal

    Ahmad Jamal

    Latest Release

    Complete Live at the Pershing Lounge 1958 (Bonus Track Version)

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        One of the most individualistic pianists, composers, and arrangers of his generation, Ahmad Jamal's disciplined technique and minimalist style had a huge impact on trumpeter Miles Davis, and Jamal is often cited as contributing to the development of cool jazz throughout the 1950s. Though Jamal was a highly technically proficient player, well-versed in the gymnastic idioms of swing and bebop, he chose to play in a more pared down and nuanced style. Which is to say that while he p... Read more

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