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Marcus Roberts

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Marcus Roberts (born August 7, 1963, in Jacksonville, Florida) is an American jazz pianist. He achieved success as a stride pianist who celebrates classic standards and jazz traditions. Roberts has also distinguished his solos by accompanying himself with walking basslines. Interpreting Thelonious Monk, he adds creative dissonances to Monk's compositions.

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11:56am Oct 25
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SongThe Governer
ArtistMarcus Roberts
AlbumDeep In The Shed
LabelNovus Records
Year1990
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SongReflecting Mirrors
ArtistMarcus Roberts
AlbumTime And Circumstance
LabelColumbia
Year1996
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SongE. Dankworth
ArtistMarcus Roberts
AlbumDeep In The Shed
LabelNovus Records
Year1990
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SongHarvest Time
ArtistMarcus Roberts
AlbumTime And Circumstance
LabelColumbia
Year1996
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On May 9, 2011. 2:17pm
Christopher Lynch said

As the biographical information accurately implies, Roberts is a highly versatile pianist."Deep In The Shed"' is a very interesting album and well worth a listen, but "Gershwin For Lovers" 1994, remains my personal favourite MR album. Try them both anyway.

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