Greatest keyboardists and pianists off all times.
All styles: Rock N Roll, Progressive Rock, Pop, Jazz, Blues etc. Attention: I didn't include Classic Music like Mozart or Beethoven. I will accept suggestions.
“ Yes, Solo Carrear
Listen to: Six Wifes of Henry VIII ” - Yuri Dias
“ Deep Purple, Solo Carrear ” - Yuri Dias
Oscar Peterson, the famous jazz musician, started his recording career in the mid 40s with records for RCA. As member of the group "Jazz at the Philharmonic" he started touring in the 50s and continued until late in the 60s. During this time he made also numerous recordings for various labels. He has recorded with the great jazz legends such as Louis Armstrong
“ Dream Theater, Solo Carrear ” - Yuri Dias
“ Uriah Heep, Solo Carrear ” - Yuri Dias
Keith Emerson died on 11 March 2016 in Santa Monica, California, of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. According to Emerson's girlfriend Mari Kawaguchi, Emerson had become "depressed, nervous and anxious" because nerve damage had hampered his playing, and he was worried that he would perform poorly at upcoming concerts and disappoint his fans.
“ Emerson, Lake & Palmer ” - Yuri Dias
Former leader of Progressive Rock band Spock's Beard. Now in a solo career as a Christian Progressive Rock artist. His solo releases are titled Testimony, One & ?. Releases under Spock's Beard were The Light, Beware of Darkness, The Kindness of Strangers, Day for Night, V & Snow. Born in Van Nuys, California in 1960. Now resides in Tennessee. Currently runs Radiant Records.
“ Spock's Beard, Transatlantic, Solo Carrear ” - Yuri Dias
A tragic fate may have given this visionary a heightened sensitivity, perception, awareness, even expansion to his obvious musical gifts that he may have never touched upon had he not suffered from his physical affliction. Whatever it was, Ray Charles revolutionized American music and was catapulted to legendary status by the time he died in Beverly Hills at age 73...
“ Fourplay ” - Yuri Dias
“ Marillion ” - Yuri Dias
Born Stevland Hardaway Judkins in Saginaw, Michigan, United States, to Calvin Judkins and Lula Mae Hardaway. Due to being born six weeks premature, Stevie Wonder was born with a condition called retinopathy of prematurity, which made him blind. Stevie Wonder, even with this disability, made his landmark to be a pioneer and innovator in the music industry...
“ Frank Sinatra, Quincy Jones, Robbie Shakespeare ” - Yuri Dias
Sir Elton John is one of pop music's great survivors. Born 25 March, 1947, as Reginald Kenneth Dwight, he started to play the piano at the early age of four. At the age of 11, he won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music. His first band was called Bluesology. He later auditioned (unsuccessfully) as lead singer for the progressive rock bands King Crimson
and Gentle Giant...
Richard William Wright was born on 28th July, 1943, in Hatch End, London. His parents, Bridie and Cedric Wright had two other children, Selina and Guinevere. He quickly developed an interest in jazz and classical piano. Studying architecture at Regent Street Polytechnic in London, he met and formed a band with Roger Waters on bass...
“ Pink Floyd ” - Yuri Dias
At the age of three his bandleader father gave him a set of bongos, thus beginning the musical education of young Danilo Perez. He began piano studies at the National Conservatory of Panama at the age of five. Attending the Berklee School of Music in 1985, Perez discovered his love and affinity for Jazz...
Jerry Lee Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis was born on September 29, 1935 into a very religious family . His family, though not very wealthy, sold their house when he was a child to get their son a piano. He loved to play piano. He was sent to a religious school, but was soon thrown out shortly thereafter -- he did a boogie version of a song about Jesus...
“ CAREFUL: I didn`t find the person i wanted, but I wanted to put here Mikko Härkin ex-Sonata Arctica and ex-Wingdom ” - Yuri Dias
“ Stratovarius ” - Yuri Dias