Jazz Musician of the Day: McCoy Tyner

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All About Jazz is celebrating McCoy Tyner's birthday today!

It is not an overstatement to say that modern jazz has been shaped by the music of McCoy Tyner. His blues- based piano style, replete with sophisticated chords and an explosively percussive left hand has transcended conventional styles to become one of the most identifiable sounds in improvised music. His harmonic contributions and dramatic rhythmic devices form the vocabulary of a majority of jazz pianists... Read more.

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Apr5Fri
McCoy Tyner and Charles McPherson at 80
The Appel Room
New York, NY
Apr5Fri
McCoy Tyner and Charles McPherson at 80
Rose Theater
New York, NY
Apr6Sat
McCoy Tyner and Charles McPherson at 80
The Appel Room
New York, NY
Apr6Sat
McCoy Tyner and Charles McPherson at 80
Rose Theater
New York, NY

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