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Listen: Mulgrew Miller On Piano Jazz

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Mulgrew Miller On Piano Jazz

Mulgrew Miller On Piano Jazz

Listen: Mulgrew Miller On Piano Jazz

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Mulgrew Miller onstage in 2011 in Potenza, Italy. Giovanni Marino/Getty Images hide caption

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Mulgrew Miller onstage in 2011 in Potenza, Italy.

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Set List

  • "Just Friends" (Klenner, Lewis)
  • "Carousel" (M. Miller)
  • "Just In Time" (Comden, Green, Styne)
  • "There'll Be Other Times" (Reeves, Wesley)
  • "Four" (M. Davis)
  • "Ship Without A Sail" (R. Rodgers, L. Hart)
  • "What Am I Here For" (E. Ellington)
  • "Cool Blues" (C. Parker)

On this episode of Piano Jazz, Mulgrew Miller's unique harmonic and rhythmic style comes through in his composition, "Carousel." He also joins host Marian McPartland in performing Duke Ellington's "What Am I Here For?"

Mulgrew Miller died on May 29, 2013, following complications from a stroke.

Originally recorded Sept. 9, 2002.

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