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Beegie Adair


Beegie Adair is really a prolific, award-winning jazz pianist and arranger known on her behalf interpretations of jazz and popular specifications and show music. She has offered over two-million recordings internationally. Her melodic, fleet-fingered design reflects the seems of her main affects, including George Shearing, Expenses Evans, Oscar Peterson, and Erroll Garner. Adair was raised in Cave Town, Kentucky, where she started acquiring piano lessons at age group five. She continuing to review piano throughout university, making a B.S. in Music Education at European Kentucky College or university in Bowling Green. After and during college, she performed in jazz rings, and spent 3 years teaching music to kids before shifting to Nashville, where she became a program musician, operating at WSM-TV and on The Johnny Money Display (1969-1971). She and her spouse also began a jingle business to create music for advertisements. In 1982, she and saxophonist Denis Solee shaped the Adair-Solee Quartet, which progressed in to the Be-Bop Co-Op, a jazz sextet. In 1998, she released Get away to NY, her 1st trio-led date having a tempo section comprising Bob Cranshaw and Gregory Hutchinson. She authorized to the fledgling Hillsboro label for 2001’s Fantasy Dance: The Tracks of Cole Porter; bassist Roger Spencer and drummer Chris Dark brown joined her. Fantasy Dance was the to begin a large number of themed albums specialized in songwriters and performers. In 2002, she was called a Steinway Designer. The majority of Adair’s recordings have already been issued with the unbiased jazz label Green Hill Productions. They consist of 2008’s Last night: A Single Piano Tribute towards the Music from the Beatles, 2010’s Swingin’ with Sinatra, and 2012’s GENUINE (which spent 20 weeks over the jazz graphs and was selected among the year’s greatest 100 jazz albums). In 2015, her trio collaborated with saxophonist Don Aliquo on As well Marvelous for Phrases. Since 2011, Adair and her trio possess performed Birdland in NY. While visiting, they will have frequently collaborated with vocalist Monica Ramey. Within the springtime of 2016, that relationship bore fruit over the record Some Enchanted Evening.

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Full Name Beegie Adair
Profession Jazz Pianist
Education Western Kentucky University
Nationality American
Music Songs Dream Dancing, Autumn Leaves, I'll Take Romance, Someone to Watch Over Me, I've Got a Crush on You, You're the Top, I Love Paris, Sentimental Journey, Mam'selle, But Not for Me, Moments to Remember, Foggy Day, Love Is a Many Splendored Thing, They Can't Take That Away From Me, Love Walked In, I'll Never Smile Again, The Christmas Waltz, This Masquerade, Can't Help Loving, I Wish You Love, Santa Claus is Coming to Town, A Certain Smile, I Will Wait for You, Fascination Waltz, They Didn't Believe Me, Let's Get Lost, They Say It's Wonderful, What A Difference A Day Makes, Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Every Time We Say Goodbye, A Time for Love, Oh Look at Me Now
Albums Jazz Piano Christmas, Quiet Romance, Parisian Café, Cocktail Party Jazz, Love, Elvis, My Piano Journey, Winter Romance, Quiet Christmas (Solo Piano), Christmas Jazz, Christmas Elegance, Dream Dancing: Songs of Cole Porter, Centennial Composers Collection, The Good Life: A Jazz Piano Tribute To Tony Bennett, I Love Being Here With You, Into Somethin', Days of Wine and Roses, Yesterday: A Solo Piano Tribute to the Music of the Beatles, My Piano Memory, An Affair to Remember: Romantic Movie Songs of the 1950's, Embraceable You: Romantic Songs of George Gershwin, The Nearness of You: Romantic Songs of Hoagy Carmichael, The Ultimate Romance Playlist, My Piano Christmas, The Real Thing (Live), My Piano Covers Beautiful Ballads, I'll Take Romance, Save the Last Dance for Me, An Affair to Remember, After the Ball, My Romance, By Myself, Beegie Adair, The Nearness Of You, Dancing In The Dark, My Piano Covers - J-Pop in Jazz, As Time Goes By, Yesterday, The Way You Look Tonight, The Ultimate Christmas Playlist, My Piano Sings with Jaimee Paul, Some Enchanted Evening, By Request, Vintage Jazz: Instrumental Jazz for Entertaining, Sentimental Journey, Moments to Remember, My Piano Romance, Swingin' With Sinatra, Jazz and the Movies, Love Letters: The Beegie Adair Romance Collection, The Great American Songbook Collection, The Ultimate Playlist

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