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  • Pianist-Composer Gerri Allen Dies at 60

    Geri Allen, an intrepid pianist-composer and dedicated educator whose discography includes nearly 20 albums as a leader/soloist and a wide variety of collaborations, died June 27 in Philadelphia. The cause was cancer, according to various reports. Allen had turned 60 two weeks ago. Allen was still active as a performer as recently as this spring, …
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  • #2
    RIP Ms Allen

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    • #3
      So sad...I first became aware of her on the opening cut (a cover of Monk's "Bemsha Swing") on Ralph Peterson's "Triangular" LP.

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Rob View Post
        RIP Ms Allen
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        Every day is a good day to play analog.
        - 12" 33-1/3 RPM or 45 RPM vinyl
        - 10.5" 15ips or 30ips tape
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        Every day is a good day for live music.
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        Every day is a good day to listen to music.
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        Contributing Writer, The Absolute Sound
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        • #5
          Huge loss. Was lucky enough to see her live a couple of times and she was simply magical.

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