Jessica J Williams, jazz pianist, composerJessica J Williams, jazz pianist, composer

Jessica Williams, pianist and composer

Jessica Jennifer Williams, pianist and composer, is a three-time Grammy Nominee who started playing at the age of four and attended The Peabody Conservatory. Dave Brubeck called her "one of the greatest pianists I have ever heard." She worked in the bands of Philly Joe Jones, Tony Williams, Stan Getz, Eddie Harris, Airto and Flora, Charlie Rouse, John Abercrombie, Charlie Haden, Bobby Hutcherson, and opened for Dexter Gordon, Art Blakey, Bill Evans, and others. She has released 75 albums and written over 350 compositions, and holds a Guggenheim Fellowship. She plays to make people happy . . . more

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With Love The Art of the Piano Touch The Trio, Friday Night The Trio, Saturday Night Freedom Trane Jessica Plays-The Stanford Concert Billys Theme The Last Monk Songs of Earth Reflections Songs for a New Century

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This site is dedicated to John Coltrane, Glenn Gould, Elvin Jones, Mary Lou Williams, Dexter Gordon, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Philly Joe Jones, Tony Williams, and all who have devoted their lives and their souls to Music. "I want to be a force for good. I know there are bad forces here that bring suffering to others and misery to the world, but I want to be the force which is truly good." - John Coltrane

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