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Bill Heid

Bill Heid came of age in the crucible that was Pittsburgh in its jazz heyday, hanging out at legendary Hill District clubs like the Hurricane Bar and the Crawford Grill. All the jazz greats regularly played in town back in the sixties and young Bill took every opportunity to sit in and learn from these masters. In addition to the many musicians passing through town during that period, Pittsburgh had produced some of the greatest names in jazz “Ahmad Jamal, Art Blakey, Errol Garner, George Benson, Eddie Jefferson, Mary Lou Williams, Stanley Turrentine, to name a few, all called Pittsburgh their hometown.

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Albums

Air Mobile
Air Mobile

2006
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Da Girl: The B3 Artistry of Bill Heid
Da Girl: The B3...
Savant Records
2003
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Videos

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Ahmad Jamal Ahmad Jamal
piano
Jimmy Smith Jimmy Smith
organ, Hammond B3
Gene Harris Gene Harris
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Dr. Lonnie Smith Dr. Lonnie Smith
organ, Hammond B3
Lou Donaldson Lou Donaldson
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Stanley Turrentine Stanley Turrentine
sax, tenor
Joey DeFrancesco Joey DeFrancesco
organ, Hammond B3

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