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Bill Cunliffe

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: June 26, 1956    

Bill Cunliffe

Grammy nominated composer, arranger and jazz pianist Bill Cunliffe is gathering nationwide attention with his innovative and swinging recordings and compositions He first fell under the influence of jazz by studying at Duke University with the great pianist Mary Lou Williams. He received his masters from the Eastman School of Music, and won several Down Beat Awards for his big band and orchestral pieces.

After teaching at Central State University, in Wilberforce, Ohio, he toured as pianist and arranger with the Buddy Rich Big Band, and working with Frank Sinatra. He then played and toured with many legends of jazz, including Ray Brown, Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Benny Golson, James Moody, and Joshua Redman. Currently, he plays with his own trio, his group Imaginacion, and duets with the great jazz flutist Holly Hofmann, with whom he has recorded five CD's....
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    River Edge, New Jersey

    Azica Records
    2013
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    That Time of Year

    Self Produced
    2011
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    The Blues And The Abstract Truth, Take 2

    Birdology
    2008
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    Bill Cunliffe: The Blues and the Abstract Truth, Take 2

    Resonance Records
    2008
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    Imaginacion

    Torii Records
    2005
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    Tomo

    Torii Records
    2005
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    It's About Love

    Torii Records
    2004
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