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Butler, Henry (Pianist)

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Personal name headingButler, Henry (Pianist)
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Birth date1948-09-21
Death date2018-07-02
Place of birthNew Orleans (La.)
Place of deathBronx (New York, N.Y.)
Field of activityJazz Avant-garde (Music)
Profession or occupationPianists Singers Composers Jazz musicians
Special noteNot same as Butler, Henry, 1919-1998, librettist and director
Found inHis Fivin' around [SR] p1986: container (Henry Butler, piano)
Henry Butler WWW site, Aug. 22, 2002 (Henry Butler; b. New Orleans; pianist/composer)
U.S. copyright file, Aug. 22, 2002 (Butler, Henry C., 1948- )
Enc. of pop. mus., 3rd ed. (Butler, Henry; b. 1948, New Orleans, La.; pianist, vocalist, and composer)
Feather, L.G. Bio. enc. of jazz, 1999 (Butler, Henry; b. Sept. 21, 1949, New Orleans, LA; piano, vocals)
New Grove dict. of jazz, 2nd ed. (Butler, Henry; b. Sept. 21, 1949, New Orleans; pianist)
New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2018 (in obituary published July 4: Henry Butler; b. Sept. 21, 1948, New Orleans; d. Monday [July 2, 2018], the Bronx, aged 69; pianist who carried the flamboyant, two-fisted traditions of New Orleans to the brink of the avant-garde; also a forthright, bluesy singer who often used New Orleans standards as springboards for improvisation)
Not found inGrove jazz; Fairweather. Jazz; Reclams Jazzführer; Feather. Enc. of jazz; W.w. of jazz; Biog dict. of jazz.
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