Kenny Barron

Kenny Barron



Kenny Barron (born June 9, 1943) is an American jazz pianist, who has appeared on hundreds of recordings as leader and sideman and is considered one of the most influential mainstream jazz pianists since the bebop era.[1][2][3]



Autumn in New York
Autumn in New York is an album by pianist Kenny Barron with bassist Rufus Reid and drummer Frederick Waits which was recorded in late 1984 and released on the Uptown label.
Book of Intuition
Book of Intuition is a studio album by jazz pianist Kenny Barron with bassist Kiyoshi Kitagawa and drummer Jonathan Blake.
Super Standard
Super Standard is an album by pianist Kenny Barron, bassist Jay Leonhart and drummer Al Foster (billed for contractual reasons as the Super Trio) recorded in New York in 2004 and released on the Japanese Venus label.
Wanton Spirit
Wanton Spirit is a studio album by American jazz pianist Kenny Barron together with drummer Roy Haynes and bassist Charlie Haden.

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Popular Albums52

Album Appearances & References148

Popular Live Albums8

Live Album Appearances & References6

Popular Songs2

Song Appearances & References1

Musical Groups1


Musical Group References1

Music-Related Relationships15

Awards & Nominations1

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Spotify - Albums & Singles160


Spotify - Appears On66


Spotify - Top Tracks10


News Articles7

Artistry of Kenny Barron MP3 Music
  –  July 25, 2017
PreRip is a free option on select CD's displaying the PreRip icon. This option allows you to download the MP3 version of that CD immediately after your purchase. The physical CD will still be shipped to you. If you agree to accept your PreRip MP3s, please ...
Piano man Kenny Barron keeps pushing forward
  –  June 23, 2017
Kenny Barron: A Night of Solo Piano ... In the early 1970s Barron balanced making and performing music with learning about it, eventually earning his degree in music from Empire State College in New York. From there he joined the faculty at Rutgers ...
"My goal is to reach people on an emotional level" — The Kenny Barron interview
  –  June 20, 2017
In advance of pianist Kenny Barron’s run of solo concerts at Canada’s more discerning ... But my interest in jazz started pretty early. It was music around the house. My brother, Bill (a professional tenor saxophonist, more than 15 years older than ...
Q&A With Jazz Master Kenny Barron
  –  May 25, 2017
This year's Brisbane International Jazz Festival brings a global smorgasbord of renowned masters to our doorstep from the end of May, none more legendary than pianist Kenny Barron and his trio ... my peers and the world of music. The NEA is a well ...
Jazz on WGBH
  –  August 1, 2017
Eric Jackson's Playlist starts the day, alternating with The Jazz Gallery with Tessil Collins throughout the day. Host Steve Schwartz celebrates the music of trumpeter Claudio ... on pianist Kenny Barron (born June 9, 1943, in Philadelphia).
Igor Bril
  –  July 11, 2017
Born June 9, 1944, Mr.. Moscow. He graduated from the Institute ... which leads to increased early jazz-rock in its music ensemble . In the rhythm section of the ensemble, in addition to drummer Arnold Gorokhovsky include Alexander Bryksin (Congo) and ...
David Forgatsch
  –  June 3, 2017
He was born June 9, 1928, in Fremont, Ohio ... He collected baseball cards. David loved Big Band music and jazz, and had a large collection of recordings. He was a member of the Burger King "Liars Club". It was David's wishes to be cremated.

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