Billy Taylor (jazz/bop pianist)

~ Person

Relationships

member of: Billy Taylor Quintet
Billy Taylor Trio
Walter Thomas Orchestra
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000768149 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/80855d0f-b173-432a-8882-178cdec7fd71 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/251777 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/19662 [info]
Songkick: https://www.songkick.com/artists/125201 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 19867222 [info]
Wikidata: Q718617 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Billy Taylor [info]
official homepages: http://www.billytaylorjazz.net/ [info]
other databases: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb139003108 [info]
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82152222 [info]
http://snaccooperative.org/ark:/99166/w6g16d9s [info]
https://d-nb.info/gnd/134806832 [info]
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n82152222 [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Cag Billy Taylor 4:22
Hard to Find Billy Taylor 4:08
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free Billy Taylor 4:25
Lonesome Lover Billy Taylor 3:32
Morning Billy Taylor 5:23
Pensativa Billy Taylor 8:11
Sunny Billy Taylor 4:22
TNT Billy Taylor 4:27
Back to My Dream
Barbados Beauty
Billy and Dave
Dave and Billy
Homage - Part I
Homage - Part II
Homage - Part III
Hope and Hostility
It Happens All the Time
Kim's Song
On This Lean, Mean Street
One for Fun
Step Into My Dream
Two Shades of Blue
Uncle Bob
composer
(I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be) Free / One
Easy Walker
Titoro
Tune For Tex
instrument
1930-10-09 Gambling Jack (recording session no. 64313-2) tuba Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers 2:45
1946-12-04 Gloria piano Don Byas Quartet 3:07
1947-01-06 Body and Soul piano Don Byas Quartet 2:56
1947-01-13 I Surrender, Dear piano Don Byas/Tyree Glenn Orchestra 3:08
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Cu-Blu piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Cuban Nightingale piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Feeling Frisky piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Makin’ Whoopee piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Moonlight Savings Time piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Squeeze Me piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 The Cuban Caper piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1951-11-01 – 1952-05-02 Tiroro piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
1953-05-07 Candido Mambo piano Billy Taylor 3:12
1953-05-07 Early Morning Mambo piano Billy Taylor 2:58
1953-05-07 I Love to Mambo piano Billy Taylor 2:57
1953-05-07 Mambo Azul piano Billy Taylor 2:17
1954-07-30 Biddy’s Beat piano Billy Taylor 3:13
1954-07-30 Eddie’s Theme piano Billy Taylor 2:50
1954-07-30 Goodbye piano Billy Taylor 3:26
1954-07-30 I’ll Be Around piano Billy Taylor 2:52
1954-07-30 Lullaby of Birdland piano Billy Taylor 2:56
1954-07-30 Mood for Mendes piano Billy Taylor 3:10
1954-07-30 Moonlight in Vermont piano Billy Taylor 3:49
1954-07-30 Tune for Tex piano Billy Taylor 3:00
1954 Ever So Easy piano Lucky Thompson 7:33
1954 Kamman’s A’Comin’ piano Lucky Thompson 13:13
1954 Mr. E-Z piano Lucky Thompson 8:06
1954 Tune for Tex piano Lucky Thompson 6:26
1954 Where or When piano Lucky Thompson 6:25
1955-11-26 Fascinating Rhythm piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 Flowin' piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 Handful of Stars piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 It's a Grand Night for Swing piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 Stardust piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 Stompin' at the Savoy piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 Taking a Chance on Love piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1955-11-26 What Is There To Say piano Ernie Royal ?:??
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 But Not For Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:41
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Come Rain Or Come Shine piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:56
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Emnbraceable You piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:04
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 How About You? piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:20
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 If I Love Again piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:24
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 In A Mellow Tone piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:43
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Indiana piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:20
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Laura piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:56
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Nearness Of You piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:07
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 Stella By Starlight piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:38
1956-03-13 – 1956-03-21 There'll Never Be Another You piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:04
1956-09-19 A Sleepin' Bee piano Quincy Jones 4:41
1956-09-19 Boo's Bloos piano Quincy Jones 5:13
1957-01-08 I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:45
1957-01-22 On The Street Where You Live piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:48
1957-01-22 With A Little Bit Of Luck piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:35
1957-01-22 Wouldn't It Be Lovely? piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:03
1957-02-05 Get Me To The Church On Time piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:20
1957-02-05 I Could Have Danced All Night piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:04
1957-02-05 Rain In Spain piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:05
1957-02-05 Show Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:47
1959-07-20 Back Home piano Billy Taylor 6:49
1959-07-20 Blue Shutters piano Billy Taylor 7:00
1959-07-20 Kool Bongo piano Billy Taylor 4:24
1959-07-20 One for the Woofer piano Billy Taylor 4:48
1959-07-20 The Song Is Ended piano Billy Taylor 3:57
1959-07-24 How About You? piano Billy Taylor 4:55
1959-07-24 No Parking piano Billy Taylor 2:59
1959-07-24 Oh, Lady Be Good piano Billy Taylor 4:46
1959-07-24 St. Thomas piano Billy Taylor 2:35
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 At La Carousel piano Billy Taylor 6:08
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Capricious piano Billy Taylor 2:20
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Don't Go Down South piano Billy Taylor 3:47
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Empty Ballroom piano Billy Taylor 4:20
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Free & Oozy piano Billy Taylor 6:27
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Impromptu piano Billy Taylor 9:35
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Muffle Guffle piano Billy Taylor 4:18
1962-05-08 – 1962-05-10 Paraphrase piano Billy Taylor 4:48
1967 Cag piano Billy Taylor 4:22
1967 Hard to Find piano Billy Taylor 4:08
1967 I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free piano Billy Taylor 4:25
1967 Lonesome Lover piano Billy Taylor 3:32
1967 Morning piano Billy Taylor 5:23
1967 Pensativa piano Billy Taylor 8:11
1967 Sunny piano Billy Taylor 4:22
1967 TNT piano Billy Taylor 4:27
1969-04 Brother Where Are You? piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:33
1969-04 Bye Y'all piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:12
1969-04 Don't Go Down South piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:27
1969-04 La petite mambo piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:48
1969-04 Pharaphrase piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:20
1969-04 Sleeping Bee piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:27
1969-04 Theodora piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:43
1969-04 There Will Never Be Another You piano Billy Taylor Trio 8:35
1988 – 1989 Cookin' at the Continental piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 4:34
1988 – 1989 Django piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 6:20
1988 – 1989 I'm Just a Lucky So and So piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 4:36
1988 – 1989 Nigerian Marketplace piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 7:40
1988 – 1989 Quiet Now piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 7:18
1988 – 1989 Somewhere Soon piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 5:40
1988 – 1989 Soul Sister piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 5:15
1988 – 1989 Waltz for Debby piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 6:53
1988 – 1989 We Meet Again piano Ramsey Lewis, Billy Taylor 7:39
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Can You Tell by Looking at Me piano Billy Taylor 5:00
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Early Bird piano Billy Taylor 3:10
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Easy Like piano Billy Taylor 4:27
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 In a Sentimental Mood piano Billy Taylor 5:47
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Joy Spring piano Billy Taylor 5:30
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Laura piano Billy Taylor 4:49
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 My Heart Stood Still piano Billy Taylor 4:10
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Night and Day piano Billy Taylor 4:50
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Solo piano Billy Taylor 3:58
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Tea for Two piano Billy Taylor 6:02
1996-08-06 – 1996-08-08 Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams piano Billy Taylor 5:06
'Round Midnight piano Billy Taylor 10:34
A Jug of Wine piano Kaye Ballard 3:58
A Smooth One piano Turtle Island String Quartet 5:46
Accent on Youth piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:06
Afterthoughts piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:51
Ain't Misbehavin' piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 7:34
Ain't Misbehavin' piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 7:33
All Alone piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:39
All the Things You Are piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
All Too Soon piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:52
Almost Like Being in Love piano Kaye Ballard 1:54
Angel Eyes piano Turtle Island String Quartet 5:34
B.T.'s D.T.'s piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:00
Back to My Dream piano Billy Taylor 3:51
Barbados Beauty piano Billy Taylor 2:04
Bean at the Met piano Roy Eldridge 3:00
Billie’s Bounce piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 2:54
Billy and Dave piano Billy Taylor 1:09
Bird Watcher piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:59
Blue Lou piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 5:08
Blue Lou piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 5:07
Cement Mixer piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 2:54
Cheek to Cheek piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 8:06
Cheek To Cheek piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 8:05
Coffee Break piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:05
Cool and Caressing piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:24
Cubano Chant piano Billy Taylor 3:51
Dave and Billy piano Billy Taylor 1:09
Did You Dream Too piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:10
Don't Bug Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:36
Dynamo A piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 3:32
Easy Like piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:36
Easy Walker piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:46
Economics piano Alan Jay Lerner, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 3:26
For All We Know piano Julie Budd 5:02
Get Happy piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 5:35
Get Happy piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 5:34
Get Me to the Church on Time piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:20
Give Me the Simple Life piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:55
Green-Up Time piano Kaye Ballard, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 2:16
Heather on the Hill piano Kaye Ballard 3:07
Here I'll Stay piano Kaye Ballard, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 3:16
Here Today Gone Tomorrow piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:24
Hey Lock piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:20
Homage - Part I piano Billy Taylor 5:57
Homage - Part II piano Billy Taylor 12:15
Homage - Part III piano Billy Taylor 8:17
Honeysuckle Rose piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 2:58
Hope and Hostility piano Billy Taylor 2:46
How High the Moon piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 2:41
I Can’t Get Started piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 2:40
I Could Have Danced All Night piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:04
I Sigh piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:04
I Surrender, Dear piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 3:16
I Talk to the Trees piano Alan Jay Lerner, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 2:37
I'll Remember April piano Billy Taylor 6:11
I'm Beginning to See the Light piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
I've Got the World on a String piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:02
I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:46
If I Had You piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 4:34
If I Had You piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 4:33
Interlude piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:24
It Happens All the Time piano Billy Taylor 4:35
Just the Thought of You piano Billy Taylor 7:26
Just You, Just Me piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 6:08
Just You, Just Me piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 6:09
Kim's Song piano Billy Taylor 4:51
Lady Bird piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
Laura piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
Laura piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 3:44
Laurentide Waltz piano Billy Taylor 4:52
Let's Get Away from It All piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:23
Line for Lyons piano Billy Taylor 6:04
Little Girl Blue piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:32
Lonesome Lover piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:29
Love for Sale piano Turtle Island String Quartet 5:18
Love of My Life piano Kaye Ballard 3:12
Love Song piano Alan Jay Lerner, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 3:14
Lover piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:50
Lullaby of Birdland piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 5:15
Lullaby Of Birdland piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 5:14
Lush Life piano Billy Taylor 6:21
Mad Monk piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 2:42
Man With a Horn piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:18
Mr. Right piano Kaye Ballard, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 3:37
My Heart Sings piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:59
My One and Only Love piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:17
Native Dancer piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:31
Nice Work if You Can Get It piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:11
No Aftertaste piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:08
No Moon at All piano Julie Budd 3:42
On the Street Where You Live piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:43
On This Lean, Mean Street piano Billy Taylor 3:48
One for Fun piano Billy Taylor 2:44
Out of Nowhere piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 6:46
Out Of Nowhere piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 6:45
Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 2:40
Progress piano Alan Jay Lerner, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 4:10
Red Cross piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 2:48
Rico Apollo piano Billy Taylor 4:13
Show Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:50
Step Into My Dream piano Billy Taylor 6:13
Stompin' at the Savoy piano Coleman Hawkins and His All Stars 6:19
Stompin' At The Savoy piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 6:17
Susan's Dream piano Kaye Ballard, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 5:56
Tenderly piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:18
That's All piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:09
That's Where It Is piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:45
The Hour of Parting piano Don Byas & Tyree Glenn Orchestra 3:26
The Little Things That Mean So Much piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:10
The Rain in Spain piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:06
The Surrey With the Fringe on Top piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:53
There but for You, Go I piano Alan Jay Lerner 2:20
They Can't Take That Away from Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:06
Time On My Hands piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 7:42
Two Shades of Blue piano Billy Taylor 4:50
Uncle Bob piano Billy Taylor 3:42
Uncle Fuzzy piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:36
Undecided piano Coleman Hawkins and His All-Stars 4:47
Walking Around piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 2:42
Walking Around piano Don Byas Ree‐Boppers 2:52
Wand'rin' Star piano Alan Jay Lerner, Allen Hanlon, Billy Taylor 3:04
Warming Up piano Billy Taylor Trio 2:29
What Is This Thing Called Love piano Billy Taylor Trio ?:??
Who Can I Turn To? piano Billy Taylor 4:24
Who Can I Turn Too? piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:24
With a Little Bit of Luck piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:35
Wouldn't It Be Loverly? piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:04
Ya Know What I Mean piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:04
You Tempt Me piano Billy Taylor Trio 3:58
You're All That Matters piano Billy Taylor Trio 4:28
You're Mine piano Billy Taylor Trio 5:21
You're Mine piano Billy Taylor 2:45
producer
'Round Midnight Billy Taylor 10:34
Back to My Dream Billy Taylor 3:51
Barbados Beauty Billy Taylor 2:04
Billy and Dave Billy Taylor 1:09
Cag Billy Taylor 4:22
Cubano Chant Billy Taylor 3:51
Dave and Billy Billy Taylor 1:09
Hard to Find Billy Taylor 4:08
Homage - Part I Billy Taylor 5:57
Homage - Part II Billy Taylor 12:15
Homage - Part III Billy Taylor 8:17
Hope and Hostility Billy Taylor 2:46
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free Billy Taylor 4:25
I'll Remember April Billy Taylor 6:11
It Happens All the Time Billy Taylor 4:35
Just the Thought of You Billy Taylor 7:26
Kim's Song Billy Taylor 4:51
Laurentide Waltz Billy Taylor 4:52
Line for Lyons Billy Taylor 6:04
Lonesome Lover Billy Taylor 3:32
Lush Life Billy Taylor 6:21
Morning Billy Taylor 5:23
On This Lean, Mean Street Billy Taylor 3:48
One for Fun Billy Taylor 2:44
Pensativa Billy Taylor 8:11
Rico Apollo Billy Taylor 4:13
Step Into My Dream Billy Taylor 6:13
Sunny Billy Taylor 4:22
TNT Billy Taylor 4:27
Two Shades of Blue Billy Taylor 4:50
Uncle Bob Billy Taylor 3:42
Who Can I Turn To? Billy Taylor 4:24
You're Mine Billy Taylor 2:45
writer
Back to My Dream
Barbados Beauty
Billy and Dave
Capricious
Dave and Billy
Homage - Part I
Homage - Part II
Homage - Part III
Hope and Hostility
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
It Happens All the Time
Kim's Song
On This Lean, Mean Street
One for Fun
Step Into My Dream
Two Shades of Blue
Uncle Bob