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Fats Waller - Fats Waller Organ Solos FLAC album


Performer: Fats Waller
Genre: Jazz
Title: Fats Waller Organ Solos
Style: Swing
FLAC version ZIP size: 1482 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1636 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1547 mb
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Thomas Wright "Fats" Waller (May 21, 1904 – December 15, 1943) was an American jazz pianist, organist, composer, violinist, singer, and comedic entertainer. His innovations in the Harlem stride style laid the groundwork for modern jazz piano. His best-known compositions, "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose", were inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1984 and 1999.

Fats Waller (Thomas Wright Waller, May 21, 1904 – December 15, 1943) was an American jazz pianist, organist, composer, singer, and comedic entertainer. His greatest success came with "Fats Waller & his Rhythm". Thomas Wright Waller was the youngest of four children, born in New York to Adeline Locket Waller and Reverend Edward Martin Waller. He started playing the piano when he was six and graduated to the organ of his father's church four years later.

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Fats Waller was the son of a preacher and learned to play the organ in church with his mother. Overcoming opposition from his clergyman father, Waller became a professional pianist at 15, working in cabarets and theaters. In 1918 he won a talent contest playing Johnson's "Carolina Shout", a song he learned from watching a player piano play it. Waller contracted pneumonia and died on a cross country train trip near Kansas City, Missouri on December 15, 1943, after making a final recording session with an interracial group in Detroit that included white trumpeter Don Hirleman

While seasoned Fats Waller devotees may need to adjust to these solos so closely based upon transcribed Fats Waller performances, Posnak does justice to the Waller legacy by working his way through a large handful of classic Waller melodies

Tracklist

A1 Lonesome Road
A2 Deep River
A3 Water Boy
B1 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
B2 All God's Chillun Got Wings
B3 Go Down Moses