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Geri Allen (2003)

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Geri Allen is a celebrated, award-winning pianist/composer who performs
for enthusiastic audiences worldwide. Since 1982,she has recorded or
performed with artists as diverse as Charles Lloyd (with whom she has
toured for several years), Mal Waldron, Sir Simon Rattle and the
Birmingham Symphony, Vernon Reid, Tony Williams, Clark Terry, George
Shirley, Ron Carter, Lee Konitz, Me'Shell Ndegelocello, Marian
McPartland, Dewey Redman, Dave Holland, Mary Wilson and The
Supremes, Jack De Johnette, Betty Carter, Bill Cosby, Charlie Haden, Hal
Wilner, Mino Cinelu, Ruth Brown, Oliver Lake, Marianne Faithful, Wayne
Shorter, Joan Rivers, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian, Bobby Hutcherson, Chico
Hamilton, and Kenny Clarke among many others.
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 John Coltrane A Love Supreme Acknowledgement (Impulse)
# 2 Miles Davis Kind of Blue So What (Columbia)
# 3 J.S. Bach The Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1 and 2, Glenn Gould N/A (Sony)
# 4 Herbie Hancock Maiden Voyage Maiden Voyage (Blue Note)
# 5 Herbie Hancock Gershwin's World Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G, 2nd Movement, Maurice Ravel (Verve)
# 6 Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Wallace Roney and Tony Williams A Tribute to Miles Eighty-One (Qwest/Reprise)
# 7 Milton Nascimento, featuring Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock Milton N/A (Verve)
# 8 Geri Allen The Nurturer It's Good to Be Home Again (Blue Note)
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Luxury Item Two grand pianos (a Steinway and a Fazioli), and aromatherapy candles
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