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Top 10 Jazz Albums for Piano Comping

Note: stay tuned over the coming months each of these “plain” lists is replaced with a full blog post with commentary on the items on the list (and, in some cases, the items that didn’t make the cut).

  1. Oscar Peterson on Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson
  2. Wynton Kelly on Someday My Prince Will Come by Miles Davis
  3. McCoy Tyner on A Love Supreme by John Coltrane
  4. Horace Silver on Blowin’ the Blues Away by Horace Silver
  5. Cedar Walton on Mosaic by Art Blakey
  6. Red Garland on Round About Midnight by Miles Davis
  7. Herbie Hancock on Speak No Evil by Wayne Shorter
  8. Hank Jones on Presenting Thad Jones/Mel Lewis and the Jazz Orchestra
  9. Charles Mingus on Oh Yeah by Charles Mingus
  10. Count Basie on Complete Decca Recordings of Count Basie, 1937-1939

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