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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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Da Girl: The B3 Artistry of Bill Heid
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Ahmad Jamal Ahmad Jamal
Jimmy Smith Jimmy Smith
organ, Hammond B3
Gene Harris Gene Harris
Dr. Lonnie Smith Dr. Lonnie Smith
organ, Hammond B3
Lou Donaldson Lou Donaldson
Stanley Turrentine Stanley Turrentine
sax, tenor
Joey DeFrancesco Joey DeFrancesco
organ, Hammond B3
Dr. John Dr. John
Ingrid Jensen Ingrid Jensen
Charles Brown Charles Brown
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