Kenny Drew Jr. On Piano Jazz
The son of pianist Kenny Drew, who rose to fame in the 1950s and '60s, Kenny Drew Jr. made his own way with a virtuosic career in both jazz and classical music. He favored direct, single-note lines, but could also play in a full orchestral style.
This episode of Piano Jazz is in memory of pianist Kenny Drew Jr., who died Aug. 3. He was 56.
Originally broadcast in the fall of 1992.
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