Oscar Peterson

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Possessing dazzling technique, the prodigiously recorded jazz pianist always delivered the musical goods in a powerfully swinging style.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Oscar Peterson at Carnegie Hall 1950 Oscar Peterson at Carnegie Hall Mercury
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Oscar Peterson Piano Solos 1950 Oscar Peterson Piano Solos Mercury
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Oscar Peterson, Vol. 2 1952 Oscar Peterson, Vol. 2 Clef Records
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The Oscar Peterson Quartet, No. 1 1952 The Oscar Peterson Quartet, No. 1 Verve
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Oscar Peterson Quartet 1952 Oscar Peterson Quartet Clef Records
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Oscar Peterson Trio at JATP 1952 Oscar Peterson Trio at JATP
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Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington 1952 Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington Universal Japan / Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays Irving Berlin 1952 Oscar Peterson Plays Irving Berlin Mercury
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Oscar Peterson Plays George Gershwin 1952 Oscar Peterson Plays George Gershwin Verve
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Oscar Peterson Collates, No. 1 1952 Oscar Peterson Collates, No. 1 Mercury
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Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter 1953 Oscar Peterson Plays Cole Porter Verve
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Oscar Peterson Sings 1953 Oscar Peterson Sings Clef Records
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Hartford, 1953
1953 Hartford, 1953 Pablo
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Oscar Peterson Collates, No. 2 1953 Oscar Peterson Collates, No. 2 Clef Records
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The Trio Set 1953 The Trio Set Verve
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Jazz at the Philharmonic: The Oscar Peterson Trio Set 1953 Jazz at the Philharmonic: The Oscar Peterson Trio Set Polydor / Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans 1954 Oscar Peterson Plays Vincent Youmans Clef Records
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Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers 1954 Oscar Peterson Plays Richard Rodgers Clef Records
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Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty 1954 Oscar Peterson Plays Pretty Universal Distribution
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Oscar Peterson Plays Harry Warren 1954 Oscar Peterson Plays Harry Warren Clef Records
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Plays Count Basie
1955 Plays Count Basie Verve
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Romantic Mood 1955 Romantic Mood Verve
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The Oscar Peterson Trio at Zardi's
1955 The Oscar Peterson Trio at Zardi's Pablo
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Oscar Peterson Plays Harold Arlen 1955 Oscar Peterson Plays Harold Arlen Clef Records
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The Oscar Peterson Trio [Clef] 1956 The Oscar Peterson Trio [Clef]
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At the Stratford Shakespearean Festival
1956 At the Stratford Shakespearean Festival Verve / Polygram
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Tenderly
1956 Tenderly Verve
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Romance: The Vocal Styling of Oscar Peterson
1956 Romance: The Vocal Styling of Oscar Peterson Polygram
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Pastel Moods by Oscar Peterson 1956 Pastel Moods by Oscar Peterson Polygram
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Nostalgic Memories by Oscar Peterson 1956 Nostalgic Memories by Oscar Peterson Clef Records
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Evening with Oscar Peterson Duo/Quartet 1956 Evening with Oscar Peterson Duo/Quartet Clef Records
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The Oscar Peterson Trio And... 1957 The Oscar Peterson Trio And... Verve
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Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
1957 Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio Verve
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Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson
1957 Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson Ais / Wax Time
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The Oscar Peterson Trio with the Modern Jazz Quartet 1957 The Oscar Peterson Trio with the Modern Jazz Quartet Verve
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The Modern Jazz Quartet and the Oscar Peterson Trio 1957 The Modern Jazz Quartet and the Oscar Peterson Trio Original Jazz Classics / Pablo
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Soft Sands 1957 Soft Sands Universal/Polygram
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An Evening with Oscar Peterson
1957 An Evening with Oscar Peterson Universal/Verve
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At the Concertgebouw
1957 At the Concertgebouw Universal/Verve
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A Night on the Town with the Oscar Peterson Trio 1958 A Night on the Town with the Oscar Peterson Trio Verve
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Roy Eldridge, Sonny Stitt and Jo Jones at Newport
1958 Roy Eldridge, Sonny Stitt and Jo Jones at Newport Verve
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Oscar Peterson Trio with David Rose 1958 Oscar Peterson Trio with David Rose Verve
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On the Town
1958 On the Town Universal / Verve
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A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra
1959 A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra Universal / Verve
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The Harold Arlen Songbook 1959 The Harold Arlen Songbook Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays Porgy & Bess
1959 Oscar Peterson Plays Porgy & Bess Verve / PolyGram
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Swinging Brass with the Oscar Peterson Trio 1959 Swinging Brass with the Oscar Peterson Trio Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook
1959 Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook Verve
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Plays the Jimmy McHugh Songbook 1959 Plays the Jimmy McHugh Songbook
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Oscar Peterson Plays the Cole Porter Song Book
1959 Oscar Peterson Plays the Cole Porter Song Book Verve / PolyGram / Universal Classics & Jazz
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The  Jazz Soul of Oscar Peterson
1959 The Jazz Soul of Oscar Peterson Verve
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Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson
1959 Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson Universal / Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays the George Gershwin Song Book
1960 Oscar Peterson Plays the George Gershwin Song Book Universal
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Plays the Richard Rodgers Songbook 1960 Plays the Richard Rodgers Songbook
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Plays the Irving Berlin Songbook 1960 Plays the Irving Berlin Songbook
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Oscar Peterson Plays the Duke Ellington Song Book
1960 Oscar Peterson Plays the Duke Ellington Song Book Verve / Universal/Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays the Harry Warren Songbook 1960 Oscar Peterson Plays the Harry Warren Songbook Verve
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Carnival 1960 Carnival Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays the Vincent Youmans Songbook 1960 Oscar Peterson Plays the Vincent Youmans Songbook Verve
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The Music from
1960 The Music from "Fiorello!" Universal/Verve
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The Sound of the Trio
1961 The Sound of the Trio Verve / PolyGram / Universal
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Bursting Out with the All Star Big Band!
1962 Bursting Out with the All Star Big Band! Verve
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Put on a Happy Face 1962 Put on a Happy Face
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Live at the London House 1962 Live at the London House
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West Side Story
1962 West Side Story Analogue Productions / APO (Analogue Production Originals) / Universal
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Something Warm 1962 Something Warm Verve
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West Side Story
1962 West Side Story DCC Jazz / DCC Compact Classics
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Very Tall
1962 Very Tall Verve / PolyGram
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Night Train
1962 Night Train Universal / Verve
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At the Opera House 1962 At the Opera House
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Affinity 1962 Affinity Universal Distribution
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Oscar Peterson & Nelson Riddle
1963 Oscar Peterson & Nelson Riddle Verve
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Live in Tokyo 1964 1964 Live in Tokyo 1964 Pablo
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The Ljubljana Concert, July 24, 1964 1964 The Ljubljana Concert, July 24, 1964 Jazzlife
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Canadiana Suite
1964 Canadiana Suite Japanese Import
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Oscar Peterson Plays 'My Fair Lady'
1964 Oscar Peterson Plays 'My Fair Lady' Verve
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Oscar Peterson Trio + One
1964 Oscar Peterson Trio + One Emarcy
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We Get Requests
1964 We Get Requests Verve / PolyGram / Universal
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Oscar's (Oscar Peterson Plays the Academy Awards) 1964 Oscar's (Oscar Peterson Plays the Academy Awards) Verve
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Easy Walker 1964 Easy Walker Prestige
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Eloquence
1965 Eloquence Limelight Records
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The Canadian Concert of Oscar Peterson 1965 The Canadian Concert of Oscar Peterson Can-Am
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With Respect to Nat
1965 With Respect to Nat Verve
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Soul Espanõl
1966 Soul Espanõl Verve
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Blues Etude
1966 Blues Etude Verve
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Thoroughly Modern Twenties 1967 Thoroughly Modern Twenties Verve
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On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
1967 On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever) Wesgram
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Soul-O! 1968 Soul-O!
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Action (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 1) Action (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 1) Universal
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Girl Talk (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 2)
Girl Talk (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 2) Universal Distribution / Universal Japan
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The Way I Really Play (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 3)
The Way I Really Play (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 3) Universal
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My Favorite Instrument (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 4)
My Favorite Instrument (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 4) Verve
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Mellow Mood (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 5)
Mellow Mood (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 5) Verve / MPS Records
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Travelin' On (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 6)
Travelin' On (Exclusively for My Friends, Vol. 6) Verve / MPS Records
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Motions & Emotions
1969 Motions & Emotions Verve
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Oscar Peterson Plays for Lovers 1969 Oscar Peterson Plays for Lovers Prestige
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Hello, Herbie
1970 Hello, Herbie Universal International / Verve
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Tracks
1970 Tracks Verve / Polygram
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Oscar's Choice 1970 Oscar's Choice MPS Records
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Tristeza on Piano 1970 Tristeza on Piano Verve / Verve/MPS
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Another Day
1970 Another Day Verve/Most Perfect Sound / Verve
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Two Originals: Walking the Line & Another Day
1970 Two Originals: Walking the Line & Another Day Motor / PolyGram
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Tracks
1970 Tracks Universal Distribution
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Tristeza On Piano 1971 Tristeza On Piano
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Last the Trio
1971 Last the Trio
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Reunion Blues
1971 Reunion Blues Universal / Verve
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In Tune
1971 In Tune Universal International/MPS / Verve
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Great Connection
1971 Great Connection Verve
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In a Mellow Mood 1973 In a Mellow Mood MPS Records
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Oscar Peterson-Stephane Grappelli Quartet
1973 Oscar Peterson-Stephane Grappelli Quartet Accord
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The Trio [1973]
1973 The Trio [1973] Original Jazz Classics
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Oscar Peterson Featuring Stephane Grappelli 1973 Oscar Peterson Featuring Stephane Grappelli Fantasy
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The Good Life
1973 The Good Life Concord
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Ella & Oscar
1974 Ella & Oscar Pablo Records
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Oscar Peterson in Russia
1974 Oscar Peterson in Russia Pablo Records / Pablo
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The Giants
1974 The Giants Concord / Universal
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Oscar Peterson & Roy Eldridge
1974 Oscar Peterson & Roy Eldridge Pablo/OJC
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Oscar Peterson & Harry Edison
1974 Oscar Peterson & Harry Edison Original Jazz Classics / Pablo/OJC / Universal
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Peterson/Gilles
1974 Peterson/Gilles Jvc Victor
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Oscar Peterson and Clark Terry
1975 Oscar Peterson and Clark Terry Concord / Original Jazz Classics
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Jazz Maturity....Where It's Coming From
1975 Jazz Maturity....Where It's Coming From Original Jazz Classics
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Oscar Peterson & Jon Faddis
1975 Oscar Peterson & Jon Faddis Original Jazz Classics / Pablo/OJC
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Satch and Josh
1975 Satch and Josh JVC XRCD / JVC/XRCD
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The Oscar Peterson Big 6 at Montreux
1975 The Oscar Peterson Big 6 at Montreux Pablo/OJC
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Porgy and Bess
1976 Porgy and Bess Universal
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Trio in Transition 1977 Trio in Transition Emarcy
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Montreux '77 (Oscar Peterson and the Bassists)
1977 Montreux '77 (Oscar Peterson and the Bassists) Original Jazz Classics
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Time Keepers 1977 Time Keepers Pablo
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Montreux '77
1977 Montreux '77 Original Jazz Classics
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Yessir, That's My Baby
1978 Yessir, That's My Baby Pablo Records
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The Paris Concert
1978 The Paris Concert Pablo
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The London Concert
1978 The London Concert Pablo
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The  Timekeepers
1978 The Timekeepers Pablo
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Satch and Josh...Again
1978 Satch and Josh...Again Pablo
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The Silent Partner 1979 The Silent Partner Original Jazz Classics
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Skol
1979 Skol Concord / Original Jazz Classics / Universal
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Digital at Montreux
1979 Digital at Montreux Pablo
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Night Child
1979 Night Child Original Jazz Classics
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Jousts
1979 Jousts Original Jazz Classics
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The Trumpet Summit Meets the Oscar Peterson Big Four
1980 The Trumpet Summit Meets the Oscar Peterson Big Four Universal
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Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival 1980
1980 Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival 1980 Pablo
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The Personal Touch
1980 The Personal Touch Pablo Records
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Nigerian Marketplace
1981 Nigerian Marketplace Pablo
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A Royal Wedding Suite
1981 A Royal Wedding Suite Original Jazz Classics
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The Oscar Peterson Big 4 in Japan '82 1982 The Oscar Peterson Big 4 in Japan '82
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Freedom Song: The Oscar Peterson Big 4 in Japan '82
1982 Freedom Song: The Oscar Peterson Big 4 in Japan '82 Pablo / Pablo Records
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Face to Face
1982 Face to Face Original Jazz Classics
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Ain't But a Few of Us Left
1982 Ain't But a Few of Us Left Pablo
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A Tribute to My Friends
1983 A Tribute to My Friends Pablo Records / Original Jazz Classics
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If You Could See Me Now
1983 If You Could See Me Now Pablo Records / Universal Music
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Two of the Few
1983 Two of the Few Pablo/OJC
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Time After Time
1986 Time After Time Pablo
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Oscar Peterson with Harry Edison & Eddie Vinson
1987 Oscar Peterson with Harry Edison & Eddie Vinson Pablo Records / Pablo
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The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Live at the Blue Note
1990 The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Live at the Blue Note Telarc Distribution
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Saturday Night at the Blue Note
1990 Saturday Night at the Blue Note Telarc Distribution
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Tribute to My Father 1990 Tribute to My Father Fantasy
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Live
1991 Live Pablo
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In Concert 1992 In Concert Sound Solutions
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1953 Live
1992 1953 Live Jazz Band
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Last Call
1992 Last Call Telarc Distribution
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Encore at the Blue Note
1993 Encore at the Blue Note Telarc / Telarc Distribution
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Vienna Concert 1968 1994 Vienna Concert 1968 Philology
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Oscar Peterson Plays My Fair Lady & The Music from Fiorello!
1994 Oscar Peterson Plays My Fair Lady & The Music from Fiorello! Verve / Polygram
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Side by Side
1994 Side by Side Telarc Distribution
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Stuff Smith, Dizzy Gillespie, & Oscar Peterson
1994 Stuff Smith, Dizzy Gillespie, & Oscar Peterson Verve / Polygram
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Easy Living
1995 Easy Living Bcd
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An Oscar Peterson Christmas
1995 An Oscar Peterson Christmas Telarc / Telarc Distribution
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The More I See You
1995 The More I See You Telarc Distribution
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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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Oscar in Paris
1996 Oscar in Paris Telarc Distribution
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Oscar Peterson Meets Roy Hargrove and Ralph Moore
1996 Oscar Peterson Meets Roy Hargrove and Ralph Moore Telarc Distribution
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Immortal Concerts, Pt. 2 1996 Immortal Concerts, Pt. 2 Giants Of Jazz Recordings
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Immortal Concerts, Pt. 1
1996 Immortal Concerts, Pt. 1 Giants Of Jazz Recordings
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Tribute
1997 Tribute Telarc Jazz Zone / Telarc Distribution
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Oscar and Benny
1998 Oscar and Benny Telarc Distribution
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Triple Play
1998 Triple Play Telarc Distribution
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1959
1998 1959 Giants Of Jazz Recordings
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A  Summer Night in Munich
1999 A Summer Night in Munich Telarc Jazz Zone / Telarc Distribution
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The Oscar Peterson Trio: Live from Chicago
1999 The Oscar Peterson Trio: Live from Chicago Verve / PolyGram / Universal Classics & Jazz
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The Very Tall Band: Live at the Blue Note
1999 The Very Tall Band: Live at the Blue Note Telarc Jazz Zone / Telarc / Telarc Distribution
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Live at the Barbican: London, 1984
2000 Live at the Barbican: London, 1984 BBC Music
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Trail of Dreams: A Canadian Suite
2000 Trail of Dreams: A Canadian Suite Telarc Distribution
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Quartet, Vol. 1
2000 Quartet, Vol. 1 Emarcy
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Last Trio: Oscar Peterson in Tokyo 2005 Last Trio: Oscar Peterson in Tokyo Columbia
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What's Up?: The Very Tall Band
2007 What's Up?: The Very Tall Band Telarc Distribution
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Ella and Oscar [DVD]
2008 Ella and Oscar [DVD] JVC Victor / JVC Compact Discs
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1961 Cologne, Gürzenich Concert Hall 2011 1961 Cologne, Gürzenich Concert Hall
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Live in Cologne 1970
2015 Live in Cologne 1970 Vinyl Passion
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Walking the Line
2016 Walking the Line Universal / Verve
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Return Engagement Return Engagement Verve
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During This Time
During This Time Made in Germany
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Six at Montreux Six at Montreux Pablo
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