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Pianist/Bandleader Arturo O'Farrill Interviewed at AAJ

Pianist/Bandleader Arturo O'Farrill Interviewed at AAJ

Arturo O'Farrill, an extraordinary pianist, admits he came out of the bebop school of playing, a Bud Powell disciple, and his strong chops would attest to that. He didn't pursue the music of his father--the great Chico O'Farrill--in his younger days, but he came upon it as he studied the music. He came to not only ...

ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Arturo O'Farrill: Upholding the Latin Tinge

Read "Arturo O'Farrill: Upholding the Latin Tinge" reviewed by R.J. DeLuke

Arturo O'Farrill, an extraordinary pianist, admits he came out of the bebop school of playing, a Bud Powell disciple, and his strong chops would attest to that. He didn't pursue the music of his father--the great Chico O'Farrill--in his younger days, but he came upon it as he studied the music. He came to not only ...