Cecil Taylor, 83, is being feted in a two-week celebration of his music in New York City.
May 17, 2012 He broke all the rules of jazz and improvised music — and that was in the 1950s. Now 83 and idolized by musicians, the great improviser is celebrated for developing a unique language at the keyboard.
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May 3, 2001 Kevin Whitehead continues his Avant Garde Made Easy series with a look at pianist Cecil Taylor.
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