Bass – Oscar Pettiford Guitar – Johnny Collins Piano – Beryl Booker.
Beryl Booker (June 7, 1922 – September 30, 1978) was an American jazz pianist who gained some attention in the 1950s. Born in 1922 in Philadelphia, PA, she played with Slam Stewart's trio in 1946, and played off and on with him until 1951. She also played accompaniment for Dinah Washington.
A fine swing pianist who gained some attention in the 1950s, Beryl Booker largely dropped out of music by the early '60s. She was self-taught and never learned to read music. Booker's first major jo. ead Full Biography. Overview . Biography . Discography .
Artist: Beryl Booker. Album: Complete Jazz Series 1953 - 1954. Beryl Booker: best 2 tracks. Beryl Booker - Booker T. (10-14-53) Complete Jazz Series 1953 - 1954, 2008 02:56. Beryl Booker - I Wished For The Moon (1949) Complete Jazz Series 1946 - 1952, 2008 02:42. Artist: Beryl Booker.
Beryl Booker Girl Met a Piano 45 EP EmArcy 1-6013 VG++ Jazz Let's Fall in Love Condition: Used. Time left: 2d 16h 22m 4s. Ships to: Worldwide. Beryl Booker favourites.
Beryl Booker was a highly respected and successful jazz musician, and she was outstanding in many progressive ways throughout her short career. Born in Philadelphia in 1922, Beryl was a largely self-taught musician and vocalist. She created a distinctive style of swing piano which was very bold and confident. Listening to her performances, one can feel the sincerity and emotion driving each piece
Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge DBE (21 November 1932 – 2 July 2010) was an English writer from Liverpool. She was primarily known for her works of psychological fiction, often macabre tales set among the English working class. Bainbridge won the Whitbread Awards prize for best novel in 1977 and 1996; she was nominated five times for the Booker Prize. She was described in 2007 as "a national treasure". In 2008, The Times named Bainbridge on their list of "The 10 greatest British writers since 1945".
Oett "Sax" Mallard, alto sax; Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes, piano; Ernest "Big" Crawford, bass; Armand "Jump" Jackson, drums; Andrew Tibbs, vocals Chicago, IL, January 9, 1952.
|A1||Lets Fall In Love|
|A2||Darn That Dream|
|B1||Stay As Sweet As You Are|
|B2||Love Is The Thing|
|B3||When A Woman Loves A Man|
|B4||You Better Go Now|
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