Quiet Cathedral – Kenny Drew

An impressionistic ballad that packs a lot of unexpected harmonic twists into a relatively short form. Kenny recorded both trio and solo versions.

Kenny Drew

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...

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