Blues For Fats - James P. Johnson* - Classic James P. Johnson Sessions (1921-1943) (CD)

Download Blues For Fats - James P. Johnson* - Classic James P. Johnson Sessions (1921-1943) (CD)
Label: Mosaic Records (2) - MD6-262 • Format: 6x, CD Compilation, Limited Edition Box • Country: US • Genre: Jazz •


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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Classic James P. Johnson Sessions () on Discogs/5(6).
  2. James Price Johnson (February 1, – November 17, ) was an American pianist and composer. A pioneer of stride piano, he was one of the most important pianists in the early era of recording, and like Jelly Roll Morton, one of the key figures in the evolution of ragtime into what was eventually called jazz. Johnson was a major influence on Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Art Tatum, and.
  3. During the s, James P. Johnson's career developed in four distinct areas: stride pianist, vocal accompanist, songwriter and sideman. A new set from Mosaic features Johnson's recordings in all these areas during his peak years of Because the recordings are presented in chronological order, the music of those distinct areas get mixed together. In his Retro Review, Thomas Cunniffe.
  4. JUNGLE DRUMS -- James P. Johnson, piano, CD SF CAROLINA SHOUT -- James P. Johnson, piano roll, CHARLESTON -- James P. Johnson, piano roll, WOMAN BLUES -- James P. Johnson, piano, THE DREAM -- James P. Johnson, piano, OLD FASHIONED LOVE -- James P Johnson Quartet SNOWY MORNING BLUES -- Dick Hyman w/Ruby Braff.
  5. Sep 17,  · James P. Johnson, highly influential American jazz pianist who also wrote popular songs and composed classical works. A founder of the stride piano idiom, he was a crucial figure in the transition from ragtime to jazz. His songs included ‘The Charleston’ and ‘If I .
  6. Mar 01,  · James P. Johnson may not have been the very first stride pianist in history but he was the most influential and the pacesetter of the s. Rather than playing blues, an early version of boogie-woogie, or strict ragtime, Johnson developed the technique of striding back and forth with his left hand between bass notes and chords while his right created melodic variations.
  7. James P. Johnson was one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time, and in the s was considered the "king of the stride piano." This Decca reissue CD contains a great deal of valuable music.
  8. Johnson was one of the greatest pianists of his time. Critic Kevin Whitehead says the Classic James P. Johnson Sessions () "paints a portrait of a working virtuoso.".