Bud Powell

Earl Rudolph "Bud" Powell (27 September 192431 July 1966) was an American Jazz pianist, usually considered one of the most influential in the history of the music.


Quotes about PowellEdit

  • He was the foundation out of which stemmed the whole edifice of modern jazz piano; every jazz pianist since Bud either came through him or is deliberately attempting to get away from playing like him.

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