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  • Jacky Terrasson (2003)

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    He was born in Germany, but his mother was American and his father French. He studied at the Berklee College of Music before playing in Chicago and New York City clubs. He gained increased attention on winning the 1993 Thelonious Monk Piano Competition. He did early work with Betty Carter and in 1997 he worked on Rendezvous with Cassandra Wilson.
    Pick Artist Album Song Label
    # 1 James Brown 20 All-time Greatest Hits I Feel Good (Polydor)
    # 2 Bobby McFerrin Bang! Zoom Friends (Blue Note)
    # 3 Lennie Tristano The New Tristano Line Up (Rhino)
    # 4 Keith Jarrett Facing You In Front (ECM)
    # 5 Kenny Kirkland Kenny Kirkland Celia (GRP)
    # 6 Wayne Shorter Native Dancer Ponta de Areia (Columbia)
    # 7 Claude Debussy Debussy: Images; Préludes; Children's Corner Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fût (Apex)
    # 8 Paul Bley Footloose When Will the Blues Leave? (Savoy)
             
    Book Ranier Maria Rilke: "Letters to a Young Poet"
             
    Luxury Item A 17-inch Powerbook from Apple
    Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
    Alt 1 John Coltrane Live at Birdland N/A (Impulse)
    Alt 2 Bill Evans Alone N/A (Verve)
    Alt 3 Bill Evans Paris Concert, Edition One N/A (Blue Note)
    Alt 4 Charlie Haden with Chet Baker, Enrico Pieranunzi and Billy Higgins Silence N/A (Soul Note)
    Alt 5 Keith Jarrett Death and the Flower N/A (Impulse)
    Alt 6 Charles Lloyd, featuring Keith Jarrett Forest Flower: Live in Monterey Forest Flower—Sunrise (Rhino)
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    10 Feb
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    21 Jul
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    24 Mar
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    24 Feb
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    04 Aug
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