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Pete Johnson 1938 1939
Pete Johnson
Pete Johnson 1938 1939
Genres: Blues, Jazz
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All Artists: Pete Johnson
Title: Pete Johnson 1938 1939
Members Wishing: 2
Total Copies: 0
Label: Allegro Corporation
Release Date: 9/9/1997
Genres: Blues, Jazz
Styles: Piano Blues, Traditional Jazz & Ragtime
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPC: 750582469428

CD Reviews

Soaring Blues and Boogie-Woogie piano music
Gilles Benjamin | Montréal, CANADA | 11/28/2000
(5 out of 5 stars)

"The music of Pete Johnson really stood the test of time. His playing has a warmth that is still enjoyable today. This compilation reflects the genius of that Blues and Boogie-Woogie piano master. The presence of Big Joe Turner on six of the twenty cuts is a gift. There's also six excellent piano solos. Count Basie idolized Pete Johnson and Fats Waller for their piano playing. This is a highly recommendable CD of Kansas City brand of Blues."