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Al Haig

Al Haig
Born: Jul 22, 1922 in Newark, NJ
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Died: Nov 16, 1982 in New York, NY
Genre: Jazz
Biography: One of the finest pianists of the bop era (and one who learned from Bud Powell's innovations quite early), Al Haig was quite busy during two periods of his career but unfortunately was pretty obscure in the years between. After serving in the Coast Guard (playing in bands during 1942-1944) and freelancing ...Read full biography