Mary Lou Williams

Real Name:
Mary Elfreda Winn
Profile:
American jazz pianist, composer and arranger who performed with many major jazz artists, renowned for her approach to the bop style.
Born: 8 May 1910, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Died: 28 May 1981, Durham, North Carolina, USA
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A 450 Mary Lou Williams — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams(3xShellac, 12", Album) Asch Records A 450 US 1944 Sell This Version
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A 621 Signs Of The Zodiac, Vol. 2 — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Signs Of The Zodiac, Vol. 2(3xShellac, 10", Album) Asch Records A 621 US 1946 Sell This Version
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A 620 Signs Of The Zodiac, Volume One — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Signs Of The Zodiac, Volume One(3xShellac, 10", Album) Asch Records A 620 US 1946 Sell This Version
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12, 5025, 5026, 5027 Piano Solos — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Piano Solos(3xShellac, 10", Album) Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records 12, 5025, 5026, 5027 US 1946 Sell This Version
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SLP #24, SLP 24 Mary Lou Williams And Orchestra — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams And Orchestra (Album) Stinson Records, Stinson Records SLP #24, SLP 24 US 1950 Sell This Version
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L-412 Piano Contempo: Modern Piano Jazz — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams With Willie Bobo Mary Lou Williams With Willie Bobo - Piano Contempo: Modern Piano Jazz (Album) Circle L-412 US 1951 Sell This Version
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FP 32 Rehearsal Vol. 1 — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Rehearsal Vol. 1 (Album) Folkways Records FP 32 US 1951 Sell This Version
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LP 114 Mary Lou Williams — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Atlantic LP 114 US 1951 Sell This Version
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C 2507 Mary Lou Williams Plays In London — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Plays In London (Album) Vogue Records, Vogue Records C 2507 US 1953 Sell This Version
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L.D. 186 Don Carlos Meets Mary Lou  — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams, Don "Carlos" Byas* Mary Lou Williams, Don "Carlos" Byas* - Don Carlos Meets Mary Lou (10", Album) Vogue Productions L.D. 186 France 1954 Sell This Version
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MG26033 Mary Lou — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou* Mary Lou (Album) EmArcy MG26033 US 1954 Sell This Version
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M. 33. 339 Mary Lou Williams — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams(10", Mono) Swing (3) M. 33. 339 France 1954 Sell This Version
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3121 Mary-Lou Williams Und Ihre Bands — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary-Lou Williams Und Ihre Bands (Comp) Opera, Europäischer Phonoklub Verlags-GmbH 3121 Germany 1955 Sell This Version
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J-1206 ... A Keyboard History — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams ... A Keyboard History (Album, Comp) Jazztone (2) J-1206 South Africa 1955 Sell This Version
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J 1255 Composer-Pianists — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams / Ralph Burns Mary Lou Williams / Ralph Burns - Composer-Pianists(LP, Album, Mono) Jazztone (2) J 1255 US 1957 Sell This Version
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J-1280 The King And Queen Of Jazz Piano — Mary Lou Williams Art Tatum And Mary Lou Williams Art Tatum And Mary Lou Williams - The King And Queen Of Jazz Piano Jazztone (2) J-1280 US 1958 Sell This Version
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33CX 10111 At Newport — Mary Lou Williams Count Basie & Joe Williams / Dizzy Gillespie & Mary Lou Williams Count Basie & Joe Williams / Dizzy Gillespie & Mary Lou Williams - At Newport (Album) Verve Records, Clef Series 33CX 10111 UK 1957 Sell This Version
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M-101, FS 32843 Mary Lou Williams — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams (Album) Mary Records, Folkways Records M-101, FS 32843 US 1964 Sell This Version
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AVM-103 Praise The Lord In Many Voices — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams / The Paul Quinlan Trio Mary Lou Williams / The Paul Quinlan Trio - Praise The Lord In Many Voices Avant Garde Records (2) AVM-103 US 1966 Sell This Version
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MG-7-202.488 Music For Peace — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Music For Peace (Album) Mary Records MG-7-202.488 US 1970 Sell This Version
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CR 103 From The Heart — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams From The Heart (Album) Chiaroscuro Records CR 103 US 1971 Sell This Version
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PLP 19 Giants — Mary Lou Williams Dizzy Gillespie, Bobby Hackett, Mary Lou Williams, Grady Tate & George Duvivier Dizzy Gillespie, Bobby Hackett, Mary Lou Williams, Grady Tate & George Duvivier - Giants (Album) Perception Records (5) PLP 19 US 1971 Sell This Version
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M103 Zoning — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Zoning (Album) Mary Records M103 US 1974 Sell This Version
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CR 146 Live At The Cookery — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams Live At The Cookery (Album) Chiaroscuro Records CR 146 US 1976 Sell This Version
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FJ 2860 The History Of Jazz — Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams The History Of Jazz Folkways Records FJ 2860 US 1978 Sell This Version

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an.earful.of.wax

an.earful.of.wax

September 1, 2021
To my readers out there, is there a particular biography of MLW that you'd recommend (or avoid)? The ones I know of at the moment are:

**Morning Glory (Linda Dahl)
**Soul on Soul (Tammy Kernodle)
**Music for the Soul (Deanna Witkowski)

Thanks!
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