Update Lou Levy + Follow

Lou Levy

No photos available

Upload them now.

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: March 5, 1928 | Died: January 23, 2001

A superior bop-based pianist who has worked with a countless number of top jazz artists, Lou Levy started on piano when he was 12. He played with Georgie Auld (1947), Sarah Vaughan, Chubby Jackson (1947-1948), Boyd Raeburn, Woody Herman's Second Herd (1949-1950), Tommy Dorsey (1950), Auld again, and Flip Phillips. Levy was outside of music for a few years (1952-1954) and then gained a strong reputation as a fine accompanist to singers, working with Peggy Lee (on and off during 1955-1973), Ella Fitzgerald (1957-1962), June Christy, Anita O'Day, and Pinky Winters. Levy also played with Shorty Rogers, Stan Getz, Terry Gibbs, Benny Goodman, Supersax, and most of the major West Coast players...
read more

Music

Featured recording “Lou Levy Trio”

Lou Levy Trio

  • BUY

    Tempus Fugue-It

    Columbia
    1977
View Discography Page

This information is provided by the musician profile administrator or discogs.com.

Watch More Videos

Rank: 3,258
Views: 6,681
Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

or search site with Google

Help improve the Lou Levy profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Lou Levy musician profile.

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.