Jason Moran

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Jason Moran (born January 21, 1975) is an American jazz pianist, composer and educator, heavily involved in multimedia art and theatrical installations.

Moran recorded first with Greg Osby and debuted as a band leader with the 1999 album Soundtrack to Human Motion. Since then, he has released eight other albums—with his trio The Bandwagon, solo or leading other ensembles—and appeared in about 30 albums as a sideman. He has garnered much critical acclaim and won a number of awards for his playing and compositional skills, which combine elements of post-bop and avant-garde jazz, blues, classical music, stride piano, and hip hop, among others.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1998 Soundtrack to Human Motion Jason Moran 1
2000 Facing Left Jason Moran 1
2001 Black Stars Jason Moran 1
2002 Modernistic Jason Moran 1
2004 Same Mother Jason Moran 1
2006 Artist in Residence Jason Moran 1
2010 Ten Jason Moran 1
2013 Hagar's Song Charles Lloyd & Jason Moran 2
2014 ALL RISE: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller Jason Moran 2

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2003 The Bandwagon Jason Moran 1

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