Billy Taylor

Real Name:
William Edward Taylor, Jr.
Profile:
American bop/hard bop pianist, educator, composer and band leader. Born: July 24, 1921 in Greenville, North Carolina - Died: December 28, 2010 in New York City, New York. He started his career in 1944.

Do NOT confuse with the swing bassist/composer Billy Taylor Sr. ("Finesse") ; both played with Don Byas, Cozy Cole etc. The two are not related.
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LP 113 Billy Taylor — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Atlantic LP 113 US 1951 Sell This Version
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MG 9035 Jazz Pianist — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Jazz Pianist(10", Mono) Savoy Records MG 9035 US 1953 Sell This Version
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ABC-134 At The London House — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor At The London House (Album) ABC-Paramount, ABC-Paramount ABC-134 US 1956 Sell This Version
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PRLP 7071 Cross Section — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Cross Section (Album) Prestige PRLP 7071 US 1956 Sell This Version
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DLP 1171 Evergreens — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Evergreens(10", Album, Mono) His Master's Voice DLP 1171 UK 1956 Sell This Version
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CLP 1176 At The London House — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor At The London House(LP, Album) His Master's Voice CLP 1176 UK 1956 Sell This Version
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WG-BJN-649 Billy Taylor / Earl May / Ed Thigpen Billy Taylor / Earl May / Ed Thigpen - The New Billy Taylor Trio(LP) W & G WG-BJN-649 Australia 1958 Sell This Version
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1277 The Billy Taylor Touch — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor The Billy Taylor Touch (Album, Comp) Atlantic 1277 US 1958 Sell This Version
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RLP 1151 Billy Taylor With Four Flutes — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Billy Taylor With Four Flutes (Album) Riverside Records RLP 1151 US 1959 Sell This Version
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LP 650, LP-650 Taylor Made Jazz — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Taylor Made Jazz (Album) Argo (6) LP 650, LP-650 US 1959 Sell This Version
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1329 One For Fun — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor One For Fun (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic 1329 US 1959 Sell This Version
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RLP 12-319 Uptown — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Uptown (Album) Riverside Records RLP 12-319 US 1960 Sell This Version
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JLP 8 Low Down Guitar — Billy Taylor Mundell Lowe Quintet With Billy Taylor And Gene Quill Mundell Lowe Quintet With Billy Taylor And Gene Quill - Low Down Guitar(LP, Album, Mono, RE) JAZZLAND JLP 8 US 1960 Sell This Version
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MV 16 Interlude — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Interlude (Album) Moodsville MV 16 US 1961 Sell This Version
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MG 20722 Impromptu — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Impromptu (Album) Mercury MG 20722 US 1962 Sell This Version
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ST 2039 Right Here, Right Now! — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Right Here, Right Now! (Album) Capitol Records ST 2039 US 1963 Sell This Version
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ST 2302 Midnight Piano — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Midnight Piano (Album) Capitol Records ST 2302 US 1964 Sell This Version
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ST-5111, 5111, ST 5111 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free (Album) Tower, Tower, Tower ST-5111, 5111, ST 5111 US 1968 Sell This Version
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ST 5166 Up-Tempo Taylor  — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Up-Tempo Taylor Tower ST 5166 US 1969 Sell This Version
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PRST 7762 Today! — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Today!(LP) Prestige PRST 7762 US 1970 Sell This Version
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6308058, 6308 058 David Frost Presents OK Billy — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor David Frost Presents OK Billy Bell Records 6308058, 6308 058 UK 1970 Sell This Version
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Bell 6053 From David Frost And Billy Taylor - Merry Christmas — Billy Taylor David Frost, Billy Taylor David Frost, Billy Taylor - From David Frost And Billy Taylor - Merry Christmas (Album) Bell Records Bell 6053 US 1970 Sell This Version
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72840, 72841 Skitch & Company - Program No. 161-164 — Billy Taylor Buddy Greco, Billy Taylor Buddy Greco, Billy Taylor - Skitch & Company - Program No. 161-164(2xLP, Album) Army Reserve, Army Reserve 72840, 72841 US 1974 Sell This Version
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WLW 8008 Live At Storyville — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor Live At Storyville (Album) West 54 WLW 8008 US 1979 Sell This Version
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MES/7089 Jazz Alive: The Billy Taylor Trio In Live Performance — Billy Taylor Billy Taylor, The Billy Taylor Trio* Billy Taylor, The Billy Taylor Trio* - Jazz Alive: The Billy Taylor Trio In Live Performance(LP, Album) Monmouth Evergreen MES/7089 US 1979 Sell This Version

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