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Dave Burrell

Distinguished composer-pianist Dave Burrell is a performing artist of singular stature on the international contemporary music scene. His dynamic compositions, with blues and gospel roots recall the tradition of Jelly Roll Morton, James P. Johnson and Duke Ellington. After majoring in music at the University of Hawaii, he enrolled at Berklee College of Music in Boston in 1961. After graduating with degrees in composition/arranging and performance in 1965, he moved to New York City, where he quickly established himself as one of the most innovative and original pianists, collaborating with the emerging leaders in contemporary jazz.

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Discography

The Crave

The Crave

NoBusiness Records
2017

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Turning Point

Turning Point

NoBusiness Records
2015

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Margy Pargy

Splasc(H) Records
2007

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Momentum

High Two Recordings
2007

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Momentum

Momentum

High Two Recordings
2006

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Downfall

Downfall

Dave Burrell
Momentum

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