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Top 10 Solo Jazz Piano Albums

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. Art Tatum: Piano Starts Here
  2. Earl Hines: Earl Hines Plays Duke Ellington
  3. Jelly Roll Morton: Library of Congress Recordings
  4. Thelonious Monk: Thelonious Himself
  5. Teddy Wilson: With Billie In Mind
  6. Jaki Byard: Solo Piano
  7. Fats Waller: Piano Solos, 1929-1941
  8. Keith Jarrett: The Koln Concert
  9. Hank Jones: Solo Piano
  10. Lennie Tristano: the New Tristano

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  1. I like your list!

  2. Ezra Mazwai

     /  April 16, 2017

    One of my best solo jazz piano albums is Errol Garner’s Body & Soul. Very relaxing presentation.

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