Frank Hewitt

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        Although Frank Hewitt was not well known in the jazz world, the late acoustic pianist was a talented, hard-swinging improviser who spent much of his life around the New York City jazz scene. Hewitt's specialty was hard bop, and his primary influences were pianists who emerged in the '40s and '50s, including Bud Powell, Thelonious Monk, Elmo Hope and Bill Evans (not so much Evans' modal post-bop playing, but definitely his early bop-oriented output). Hewitt was not known for avan... Read more

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