The Oscar Peterson Memorial Thread


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Nick_
12-24-2007, 10:07 PM
Today the world lost a great pianist. (what is with Christmas and death? last year it was James Brown ... )

Express condolence, reverence, awe, discuss his work, pay your respects, do what you need to do.

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/obj/009001/f1/a182399-vx.jpg

1925-2007

VR2005
12-25-2007, 01:00 AM
:(

There's not much that I can say besides , thank god he was alive as long as he was to leave us with some of the most important records and playing that was ever memorialised in the jazz genre. A true virtuoso.

frippogenics
12-25-2007, 04:15 AM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKKpoCy0a5Y

He was a jazz genius, no argument there

ledhed68
12-25-2007, 12:07 PM
One of the last living Jazz greats from the golden era of jazz. Thanks for everything you've done.