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Keith Jarrett (born May 8, 1945) is an American pianist and composer who performs both jazz and classical music. Jarrett started his career with Art Blakey, moving on to play with Charles Lloyd and Miles Davis. Since the early 1970s he has enjoyed a great deal of success as a group leader and a solo performer in jazz, jazz fusion, and classical music. His improvisations draw from the traditions of jazz and other genres, especially Western classical music, gospel, blues, and ethnic folk music. In 2003, Jarrett received the Polar Music Prize, the first (and to this day only) recipient not to share the prize with a co-recipient, and in 2004 he received the LĂ©onie Sonning Music Prize. In 2008, he was inducted into the Down Beat Hall of Fame in the magazine's 73rd Annual Readers' Poll. Early years: Keith Jarrett was born May 8, 1945, in Allentown, Pennsylvania to a mother of Austrian and Hungarian descent and a father of either French or Scotch-Irish descent. He grew up in suburban...

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On Apr 20, 2011. 1:40pm
Christopher Lynch said

Ah the brilliant Jarrett! Love his Standards Trio and his work with Miles. May I strongly suggest too that Jarrett lovers listen to his early work with the incomparable Charles Lloyd. Try "Charles Lloyd In Europe", "Love-In" and "Forest Flower: Charles Lloyd At Monterey".

On Dec 30, 2011. 6:40pm

Beautiful song with the piano and the sax together.

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