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Jazz Pianists

Reference Books

The Art of the Piano - REF ML105 .D8 2004
Profiles of every major pianist and his or her essential repertoire.


New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians - REF ML100 .N48 2000

Searching for your pianist

Use Find It to search for articles, books, and more!  Try searching for your pianist by name along with the keywords interview or biography.

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Jazz Archive Interviews

51 interviews with transcripts of prominent jazz pianists at Hamilton College's Jazz Archive

New Jazz Archive

Locally produced radio show hosted by jazz pianist Jeff Haas. Search the archives to find if any episodes discuss your pianist.  Access the New Jazz Archive here.

Choose Musicians from the site menu and use the icon to search by musician name or instrument.  Access All About Jazz here.