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Billy Taylor

Born: 
07/24/1921
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Died: 
12/28/2010
Years Active: 
1944-2010
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Billy Taylor was an American jazz pianist, composer, broadcaster and educator. He was the Robert L. Jones Distinguished Professor of Music at East Carolina University in Greenville, and since 1994, he was the artistic director for jazz at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 01/06/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/20/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/21/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/23/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/24/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/25/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/26/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 09/29/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 10/01/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 10/02/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 10/03/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
2nd Newport Jazz Festival 07/17/1955 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
5th Annual Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1958 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
Jazz @ The Village Gate 02/08/1959 Village Gate NYC New York USA
11th Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1964 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
12th Newport Jazz Festival 07/03/1965 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
13th Newport Jazz Festival 07/02/1966 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
14th Newport Jazz Festival 07/02/1967 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
Billy Taylor Trio 01/04/1969 Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn New York USA
A Jazz Festival 09/06/1969 Garden State Arts Center Holmdel New Jersey USA
Pittsburgh Jazz Festival 06/17/1972 Pittsburgh Civic Arena Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Newport Jazz Festival New York 07/02/1972 Philharmonic Hall NYC New York USA
Newport Jazz Festival New York 07/07/1972 Lincoln Center Performing Arts Auditorium NYC New York USA
20th Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1973 Louis Armstrong Memorial Stadium Flushing New York USA
22nd Newport Jazz Festival 06/27/1975 Carnegie Hall NYC New York USA