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Bill Charlap

Born: Oct 15, 1966 in New York, NY
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: Bill Charlap is one of the strongest mainstream jazz pianists on the scene and one of the most gifted interpreters of standards. He grew up in a musical household, as the son of Broadway songwriter Moose Charlap and singer Sandy Stewart. Taking to the piano at a young age, he went on to study at New ...Read full biography
Written in the Stars
Released: 2000
Label: Blue Note
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This is the sort of album that gives the mainstream a good name. It's wonderfully recorded, especially at the low end of the spectrum: Peter Washington's bass and Kenny Washington's kick drum speak with ...Read full review
Love Is Here to Stay
Released: 2005
Label: EMI
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It is unusual to hear a son and his mother record together in a jazz setting, but this collection of ballads by Bill Charlap and Sandy Stewart is a stunning duo date. Charlap is best known as the leader ...Read full review
More Bill Charlap albums: Main Albums (21)