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Jazz Organist Trudy Pitts

Published: 2010-12-23
Trudy Pitts By Victor L. Schermer

Trudy Pitts Carney, 78, a Philadelphia-born jazz organist, pianist, and vocalist who played with many jazz greats over a career that spanned more than four decades, died of pancreatic cancer Sunday, Dec. 19, at Chestnut Hill Hospital.

Simply put, Trudy Pitts
Trudy Pitts
Trudy Pitts
1932 - 2010
organ, Hammond B3
was one of the greatest jazz organists of all time. She was also a loving and lovable person who brought infectious warmth and affection wherever and whenever she performed.


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