Marian McPartland

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Exceptional jazz musician for over 50 years, renowned for her capacity for intelligent improvising.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Jazz at Storyville 1951 Jazz at Storyville Savoy
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Lullaby of Birdland 1952 Lullaby of Birdland Savoy
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Moods 1953 Moods Savoy
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Great Britain's
1953 Great Britain's Savoy Jazz
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At the Hickory House
1955 At the Hickory House Jasmine Records
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Marian McPartland in Concert
1955 Marian McPartland in Concert Savoy Jazz
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After Dark 1956 After Dark Capitol
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The Marian McPartland Trio 1957 The Marian McPartland Trio Capitol
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With You in Mind
1957 With You in Mind DRG / EMI Music Distribution
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At the London House
1958 At the London House MCA
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Plays the Music of Leonard Bernstein 1960 Plays the Music of Leonard Bernstein
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Bossa Nova + Soul
1963 Bossa Nova + Soul Bainbridge
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West Side Story 1964 West Side Story Time Music
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Interplay 1969 Interplay Halcyon
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Ambiance
1970 Ambiance Jazz Alliance
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McPartlands Live at the Monticello 1972 McPartlands Live at the Monticello Halcyon
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A Delicate Balance 1973 A Delicate Balance Halcyon
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Maestro and Friend 1973 Maestro and Friend Halcyon
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A Sentimental Journey
1973 A Sentimental Journey Jazz Alliance
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Solo Concert at Haverford 1974 Solo Concert at Haverford
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Concert in Argentina
1974 Concert in Argentina WestWind
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Concert in Argentina
1974 Concert in Argentina Jazz Alliance
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Plays the Music of Alec Wilder
1974 Plays the Music of Alec Wilder Jazz Alliance
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A Fine Romance 1976 A Fine Romance Improv Media
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Wanted 1977 Wanted Improv Media
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Now's the Time 1977 Now's the Time Halcyon
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast
1978 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bill Evans
1978 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bill Evans Jazz Alliance
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From This Moment On
1978 From This Moment On Concord Jazz
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Let It Happen 1978 Let It Happen RCA
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Portrait of Marian McPartland
1979 Portrait of Marian McPartland Concord Jazz
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At the Festival
1979 At the Festival Concord Jazz
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Live at the Carlyle
1979 Live at the Carlyle Prevue
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Eubie Blake
1979 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Eubie Blake Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Stanley Cowell
1981 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Stanley Cowell Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dickie Wellstood
1981 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dickie Wellstood Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jess Stacy
1981 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jess Stacy Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Alice Coltrane
1981 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Alice Coltrane Jazz Alliance
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Personal Choice
1982 Personal Choice Concord Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dizzy Gillespie
1985 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Alliance
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Willow Creek and Other Ballads
1985 Willow Creek and Other Ballads Concord Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Henry Mancini
1985 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Henry Mancini Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Teddy Wilson [1985]
1985 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Teddy Wilson [1985] Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Roy Eldridge
1986 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Roy Eldridge Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bobby Short
1986 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bobby Short Jazz Alliance
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Plays the Music of Billy Strayhorn
1987 Plays the Music of Billy Strayhorn Concord Jazz / Concord
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Lionel Hampton
1989 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Lionel Hampton Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Benny Carter
1989 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Benny Carter Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Les McCann
1989 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Les McCann Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Barbara Carroll
1990 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Barbara Carroll Jazz Alliance
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Plays the Benny Carter Songbook
1990 Plays the Benny Carter Songbook Concord Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dick Hyman
1990 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dick Hyman Jazz Alliance
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Live at Maybeck Recital Hall, Vol. 9
1991 Live at Maybeck Recital Hall, Vol. 9 Concord / Concord Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Milt Hinton
1991 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Milt Hinton Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Amina Claudine Myers
1991 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Amina Claudine Myers Jazz Alliance
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With Guest Lee Konitz
1991 With Guest Lee Konitz Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Red Richards
1991 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Red Richards Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Rosemary Clooney
1991 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Rosemary Clooney Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Joe Williams
1991 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Joe Williams Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jack DeJohnette
1992 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jack DeJohnette Jazz Alliance
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In My Life
1993 In My Life Concord Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Kenny Burrell
1993 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Kenny Burrell Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Clark Terry
1993 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Clark Terry Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dave Brubeck
1993 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dave Brubeck Jazz Alliance
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Jazz Keyboards of McPartland & Others
1994 Jazz Keyboards of McPartland & Others Savoy Jazz
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Mercer Ellington
1994 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Mercer Ellington Jazz Alliance
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Heritage of Broadway: Music of Leonard Berntstein 1994 Heritage of Broadway: Music of Leonard Berntstein Bainbridge
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dave McKenna
1994 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Dave McKenna Jazz Alliance
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Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams
1994 Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams Concord Jazz
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Live in Tokyo 1994 Live in Tokyo TDK
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Charles Brown
1995 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Charles Brown Jazz Alliance
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Live at Yoshi's Nitespot
1995 Live at Yoshi's Nitespot Concord Jazz / Concord
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Oscar Peterson
1996 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Oscar Peterson Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jay McShann
1996 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Jay McShann Jazz Alliance
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An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends
1997 An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends NPR Recordings
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Silent Pool
1997 Silent Pool Concord / Concord Jazz
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An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends II
1997 An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends II NPR National Public Radio
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Just Friends
1998 Just Friends Concord Jazz
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Reprise
1999 Reprise Concord / Concord Jazz / Universal
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The Single Petal of a Rose: The Essence of Duke Ellington
2000 The Single Petal of a Rose: The Essence of Duke Ellington Concord Jazz / Universal
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Lookin for a Boy
2001 Lookin for a Boy Savoy Jazz
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Ain't Misbehavin': Live at the Jazz Showcase
2001 Ain't Misbehavin': Live at the Jazz Showcase Concord Jazz
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Live at Shanghai Jazz
2002 Live at Shanghai Jazz Concord Jazz
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Marian Remembers Teddi
2002 Marian Remembers Teddi Halcyon
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Mary Lou Williams
2004 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Mary Lou Williams Jazz Alliance / Concord / Universal
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Windows
2004 Windows Concord Jazz
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85 Candles: Live in New York
2005 85 Candles: Live in New York Concord Jazz / Concord
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Elvis Costello
2005 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Elvis Costello Concord / Jazz Alliance / Universal India Ltd.
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Teddy Wilson
2005 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Teddy Wilson Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bruce Hornsby
2005 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Bruce Hornsby Jazz Alliance
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest John Medeski
2006 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest John Medeski Concord / Jazz Alliance
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An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends, Vol. 3
2006 An NPR Jazz Christmas with Marian McPartland and Friends, Vol. 3 NPR Recordings
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Twilight World
2008 Twilight World Concord
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My Old Flame: Marian McPartland Performs the Classic Hits of Sam Coslow My Old Flame: Marian McPartland Performs the Classic Hits of Sam Coslow DOT Records
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