Mary Lou Williams

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Boisterous, versatile pianist worked with jazz greats of all fields, stretching from stride to boogie-woogie to bop.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Zodiac Suite
1945 Zodiac Suite Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Jazz Variations
1950 Jazz Variations Stinson
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With Barbara Carroll
1951 With Barbara Carroll Atlantic
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Mary Lou Williams Trio
1951 Mary Lou Williams Trio Atlantic
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Piano Contempo
1952 Piano Contempo
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The First Lady of the Piano
1953 The First Lady of the Piano Inner City
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In London
1953 In London GNP
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Piano (1953)
1953 Piano (1953) Contemporary Records
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Piano Moderns
1953 Piano Moderns
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Mary Lou
1954 Mary Lou Emarcy
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Mary Lou Williams Quartet (featuring Don Byas)
1954 Mary Lou Williams Quartet (featuring Don Byas) GNP
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A Keyboard History
1955 A Keyboard History
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Messin' 'Round in Montmartre
1959 Messin' 'Round in Montmartre Storyville
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Music for Peace
1964 Music for Peace Mary Records
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Mary Lou Williams Presents Black Christ of the Andes
1964 Mary Lou Williams Presents Black Christ of the Andes Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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From the Heart
1970 From the Heart Chiaroscuro
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Zoning
1974 Zoning Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Free Spirits
1975 Free Spirits Steeplechase
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Live at the Cookery
1975 Live at the Cookery Chiaroscuro
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Mary Lou's Mass
1975 Mary Lou's Mass Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Embraced
1977 Embraced Pablo Records / Pablo
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My Mama Pinned a Rose on Me
1977 My Mama Pinned a Rose on Me Pablo Records / Original Jazz Classics
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Solo Recital (Montreux Jazz Festival 1978)
1978 Solo Recital (Montreux Jazz Festival 1978) Original Jazz Classics
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Mary Lou Williams Solo Recital
1978 Mary Lou Williams Solo Recital Pablo
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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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Mary Lou Williams
1990 Mary Lou Williams Smithsonian Records
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Town Hall '45: The Zodiac Suite
1993 Town Hall '45: The Zodiac Suite Vintage Jazz Classics
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At Rick's Café Americain
1999 At Rick's Café Americain Storyville
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Live At the Keystone Korner
2002 Live At the Keystone Korner Highnote Records, Inc. / High Note
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Conversation
2002 Conversation Documents / Past Perfect
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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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Zodiac Suite: Revisited
2006 Zodiac Suite: Revisited Mary Records
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Nite Life
Nite Life
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Jazz Giants: Mary Lou Wiliams
Jazz Giants: Mary Lou Wiliams
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Ladies of Jazz
Ladies of Jazz WEA Japan
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From the Past
From the Past
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