Amina Claudine Myers

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    Jailhouse BluesAmina Claudine Myers
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    Steal Away / Athan (Call to Prayer) / Fatiha [Sura Prayer]Amina Claudine Myers
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    Down on MeAmina Claudine Myers
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    Ain't Nobody Ever Gonna Hear Us?Amina Claudine Myers
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    Nobody Knows 'de Trouble I SeeAmina Claudine Myers

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        A very original pianist who displays her gospel roots when she plays organ or sings, Amina Claudine Myers started studying music when she was seven. She sang with gospel groups in school. After moving to Chicago, Myers taught in the public schools, played with Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt, and joined the AACM. She moved to New York in 1976 (where she would record with Lester Bowie and Muhal Richard Abrams), formed her own group, spent a few years in the early '80s in Europe, and ... Read more

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