Paul Smith

Paul Smith

Top Songs

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Murphy's Light
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Have You Met Miss Jones?
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Little Evil
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I'll Take Romance
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Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man

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Biography

Paul Smith was a brilliant pianist with technique on the level of an Oscar Peterson, but a musician who never really dedicated himself to jazz. After playing early on with Johnny Richards in 1941 and spending a couple years in the military, he worked with Les Paul (1946-1947) and Tommy Dorsey (1947-1949) before moving to Los Angeles and becoming a studio musician. Smith recorded frequently both with his trios and as a soloist. In addition to recording with Dizzy Gillespie, Anita... Read more

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