The Aged P

…just toasting and ruminating….

28 February
Comments Off on The Unforgettable Nat “King” Cole…1919-1965…

The Unforgettable Nat “King” Cole…1919-1965…

You can’t mistake that soft, silky baritone voice….Nat King Cole was so big during the 40s/50s that the iconic Capitol Records building in Los Angeles was often described as “the house that Nat built”

Yet it is often forgotten that he was regarded as one of the top jazz pianists of his time, on a par with Oscar Peterson and Art Tatum and credited with being one of the first jazzmen to organise the piano/guitar/bass trio set up that became so familiar in the 40s…

Nat plays…

Nat sings….

Share
 
Comments are closed.
18 visitors online now
7 guests, 11 bots, 0 members
Max visitors today: 21 at 06:32 am GMT
This month: 149 at 02-15-2020 06:02 pm GMT
This year: 149 at 02-15-2020 06:02 pm GMT
All time: 280 at 12-06-2017 12:08 am GMT
Follow

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: