Earl Hines – Memories of You (1965)

Earl “Fatha” Hines perform “Memories of You”, in a piano workshop in Berlin in 1965.

Earl Kenneth Hines, universally known as Earl “Fatha” Hines (December 28, 1903 – April 22, 1983), was an American jazzpianist. Hines was one of the most influential figures in the development of modern jazz piano and, according to one major source, is “one of a small number of pianists whose playing shaped the history of jazz”. [source]

 

155069_6d0353e4-d40a-41e5-a3fc-d04d1bda8076_-1_570

Photo: Earl Hines, Jazz-Tage Berlin 1965 by Max Jacoby.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s