Ballade In C-sharp Minor – Don Friedman

This beautiful, passionate ballad is an early version of Don's later composition Minor Ballade. As the title implies, it stays in one key rather than modulating like Minor Ballade does.

Don Friedman

May 4, 1935 – June 30, 2016

Don Friedman was only four years old, living in San Francisco, when he started playing his parents' piano. A year later, he started lessons with a private teacher. His love for jazz music was born when he moved to L.A. and heard the likes of Les Brown and Lee Konitz for the first time. Read more...

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