Only You – Kenny Drew, Sr.
A constantly modulating ballad. Lead sheets, second parts and Kenny Drew's piano voicings are available..
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- Recording: Kenny Drew - Lite Flite
- Recorded on: February 6, 1977
- Label: SteepleChase (SCS 1077)
- Concert Key: No key center
- Vocal Range: , to
- Style: Ballad
- Cornet - Thad Jones
- Tenor Sax - Bob Berg
- Piano - Kenny Drew
- Bass - George Mraz
- Drums - Jimmy Cobb
If you want another treat, listen to Kenny's son, Kenny Drew, Jr. (lead sheets for his own compositions are also available). He pays a great tribute to his father in his own gorgeous solo piano version of this beautiful ballad on his album Secrets
August 28, 1928 – August 4, 1993
Kenny Drew was born in New York City. He studied classical piano but soon turned to jazz. His recording career started in 1950 at age 22, first with Howard McGhee for Blue Note, then Sonny Stitt for Prestige. These two 1950 recordings plus a surviving radio broadcast with Charlie Parker (December 8, 1950) put him in the company of jazz greats J.J Johnson, Max Roach and Art Blakey. Read more...