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Tommy Flanagan

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: March 16, 1930 | Died: November 16, 2001    

Rarely has such unanimously unstinting praise been bestowed on a less self-congratulatory recipient. As genial and matter-of-fact off the stand as he is fiercely individual at the keys, Tommy Flanagan handles his world class ranking with an equanimity, a modesty, an easy friendliness not always associated with the psychic burden of being Number One. Perhaps because almost instant early recognition by his peers and the universal affection in which he has been held by them over the years has made for a warm and artistically rewarding roost in the jazz jungle for Tommy Flanagan. Or perhaps it is owing to his wholesome origins, as one of six children of an upwardly striving, musically enthusiastic family in Detroit....
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    The Magic of 2

    Resonance Records
    2013
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    Tommy Flanagan / Jaki Byard: The Magic Of 2

    Resonance Records
    2013
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    Tommy Flanagan / Jaki Byard: The Magic of 2

    Resonance Records
    2013
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    Communication - Live At Fat Tuesday's New York

    Spotlite Records
    1993
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    Jazz Poet

    Spotlite Records
    1989
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    Giant Steps (In Memory Of John Coltrane)

    Enja Records
    1988
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    Plays The Music Of Rodgers & Hammerstein

    Spotlite Records
    1987
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Resonance Records (2013)
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