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Kenny Werner

Kenny Werner
Born: Jan 1, 1951 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: Born November 19, 1951 in Brooklyn, New York, Kenny Werner got an early start as a pianist. At the age of 11 he recorded a single with a 15-piece orchestra and appeared on television playing stride piano. He attended the Manhattan School of Music while still in high school, then became a concert piano ...Read full biography
Copenhagen Calypso
Released: 1994
Label: Steeplechase
Critics' Rating:
One of two stunning CDs of solo piano recorded by Kenny Werner for Steeplechase -- upon hearing it one wonders why this brilliant pianist isn't more widely known. His takes of great standards such as "If ...Read full review
Meditations
Released: 1995
Label: Steeplechase
Critics' Rating:
The second of the solo piano CDs recorded by Kenny Werner for Steeplechase, this release shows off Werner's considerable talent as a composer as well as showcasing his incredible technique. His three "Meditations" ...Read full review
More Kenny Werner albums: Main Albums (28), DVD/Video (1)