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Craig Taborn is an American pianist, keyboardist and composer. Also playing organ and Moog synthesizer, Taborn has worked mostly in jazz, although he also does dark ambient and techno music.

Taborn started playing piano and Moog synthesizer as an adolescent and was influenced at an early stage by the freedom expressed in the recordings of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians, Sun Ra, and Cecil Taylor. While still at university, Taborn toured and recorded with saxophonist James Carter. He went on to play with numerous other musicians in electronic and acoustic settings, while also building a reputation as a solo pianist. In 2011, Down Beat chose Taborn as winner of the electric keyboard category, as well as rising star in both the piano and organ categories. By the middle of 2013, Taborn had released five albums under his own name and appeared on more than 70 as a sideman.


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Album The People I Love by Craig Taborn

The People I Love

Pi Recordings
2019

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Album Daylight Ghosts by Craig Taborn

Daylight Ghosts

ECM Records
2017

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Album Lifted Land by David Binney

Lifted Land

Criss Cross
2013

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Light Made Lighter

Light Made Lighter

Craig Taborn
Light Made Lighter

Mystero

Mystero

Craig Taborn
Junk Magic

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