Art Taylor
Favorite

Art Taylor

Top Songs

1
Cookoo & Fungi [Rudy Van Gelder Edition]
2
Epistrophy [Digital Remaster/2006]
3
Cookoo and Fungi
4
Blue Farouq (feat. Charlie Rouse) [Bonus Track]
5
Upptankt (feat. Charlie Rouse) [Bonus Track]

Albums

About

Art Taylor

Biography

One of the great drummers of the 1950s, Art Taylor was on a countless number of hard bop and jam session-styled sessions. His first important gig was with Howard McGhee in 1948, and this was followed by associations with Coleman Hawkins (1950-1951), Buddy DeFranco (1952), Bud Powell (1953 and 1955-1957), and George Wallington (1954-1956). Taylor seemed to live in Prestige's studios during the second half of the 1950s, although he found time to lead his Wailers, visit Europe with... Read more

Chat About Art Taylor

For You