Bill Charlap

Bill Charlap was born in New York City into a musical family. His father, Moose Charlap, was a Broadway composer and songwriter whose credits included the scores to Peter Pan, The Conquering Hero, Whoop-up, Alice Through the Looking Glass and Kelly.

His mother, Sandy Stewart, is a popular song singer who performed with Benny Goodman, co-starred on TV's Perry Como Show and scored a Grammy nomination for her hit single, “My Coloring Book” by the songwriting team of Kander and Ebb. Mr. Charlap began playing the piano at a very young age. He studied with jazz pianist Jack Reilly and classical pianist Eleanor Hancock and informally picked up pointers from jazz/popular song pianist Dick Hyman, who was a distant cousin on his father's side.

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Events

Date Event Time Tickets
May7Sat Bill Charlap
Catalina Bar & Grill
Hollywood, CA
10:30 PM
$25
May9Mon Bill Charlap Trio
Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Santa Cruz, CA
7:00 PM
$30.00
May10Tue Bill Charlap Trio
Yoshi's Oakland
Oakland, CA
8:00 PM
$25.00 - 55.00
May13Fri Bill Charlap And Steve Gilmore
Deer Head Inn
Delaware Water Gap, PA
7:00 PM
$15.00
May31Tue Bill Charlap Trio
Birdland
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$40.00
May31Tue Bill Charlap Trio
Birdland
New York, NY
11:00 PM
$40.00
Jun1Wed Bill Charlap Trio
Birdland
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$40.00

Albums

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I`m Old Fashioned
Birdology
2010
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Double Portrait
Double Portrait
Blue Note Records
2010
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Live at the Village Vanguard
Live at the Village...
Blue Note Records
2007
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Plays George Gershwin: The American Soul
Plays George...
Blue Note Records
2005
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Plays George Gershwin:  The American Soul
Plays George...
Blue Note Records
2005
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Somewhere: The Songs of Leonard Bernstein
Somewhere: The Songs...
Blue Note Records
2004
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