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Dick Hyman

p, *1927 US, New York City
Musician / Composer / Arranger of Jazz and Pop
A.k.a. Richard R. Hyman David Harkness David Helman Godfrey Malcolm J. Gaines Jack Schwartz (4) Kalua Beach Boys Kid C. Mynah Knuckles O'Toole Nero Young (2) Richard Lowman Richard Wayne Rip Chord Rod Gregory Serge Sputnick Slugger Ryan Stanley Sokol Stomp Kelley The Organ Masters The Sons Of Paradise

Born : March 08, 1927 in New York City, New York. Dick Hyman studied at Columbia University and played with some of the greatest Jazz musicians like Teddy Wilson, Red Norvo, and Benny Goodman. Hyman did different recordings under different nicknames and in 1966 recorded a cover of "Moritat" on harpsichord with his trio which sold over a million copies. During late '60s he investigated the earliest periods of Jazz and Ragtime and researched and recorded the music of some of the first early Jazz figures. Hyman experimented with various keyboard instruments, including Baldwin and Lowrey organs. In the late 60's he recorded a series of Avant-Garde albums using a Minimoog synthesizer focused in the instrument. He recorded some of the most apreciated albums from the Space Age Pop. Hyman has also worked for TV, scoring film soundtracks for Woody Allen, and as a Jazz pianist and organist. Died: February 5, 2014, New York, United States

        
Instruments
  • Piano
  • Organ
  • Harpsichord
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
  • World
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Musetta's Waltz on Moonstruck by Various Artists
(In Bobo's Restaurant) Canzone Per Loretta / Addio, Mulberry Street on Moonstruck by Various Artists
Mr. Moon on Moonstruck by Various Artists
Che Gelida Manina on Moonstruck by Various Artists
Moonglow on Moonstruck by Various Artists
Old Man Mazurka on Moonstruck by Various Artists
Beautiful Signorina on Moonstruck by Various Artists
(In Lorretta's Bedroom) Gettin' Ready on Moonstruck by Various Artists
(Finale) Canzone Per Loretta / Gioventu Mia, Tu Non Sei Morta on Moonstruck by Various Artists
(Back In Bobo's Restaurant) Brooklyn Heights Stroll on Moonstruck by Various Artists

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Solo At The Sacramento Jazz Festivals, 1983-1988Dick Hyman2017Album
Moon Gas/The Electric Eclectics Of Dick HymanDick Hyman2015Compil.
House Of PianosDick Hyman2015Album
Toots - Heart & SoulToots Thielemans Featuring Herbie Hancock, Dick Hyman, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ron Carter Plus Tony Mottola2014Compil.
Live At The KitanoDick Hyman & Ken Peplowski2013Album
Lock My HeartHeather Masse And Dick Hyman2013Album
Late Last SummerDick Hyman, Judy Hyman2012Album
Danzas TropicalesMeral Güneyman & Dick Hyman2010Album
In Concert At The Old MillDick Hyman2009Album
E Pluribus DuoDick Hyman And Ken Peplowski2009Album
Dick Hyman's Century of Jazz Piano (Arbors Piano Series, Volume 20)Dick Hyman2009Album
Dick Hyman Plays The Music Of Noel CowardDick Hyman2009Album
Thinking About BixDick Hyman2008Album
Meeting of MindsDick Hyman & Shelly Berg2008Album
Two Pianos (At The Jazz Bakery)Roger Kellaway, Dick Hyman2008Album
FireworksRuby Braff, Dick Hyman2007Album
Teddy Wilson In 4 HandsDick Hyman, Chris Hopkins2007Album
Playful VirtuosityMeral Güneyman And Dick Hyman2007Album
Lost Songs Of 1936Bucky Pizzarelli, Dick Hyman & Jay Leonhart2006Album
Dick Hyman Plays Variations On Richard RodgersDick Hyman2006Album
Stridemonster! The Duo Pianos Of Dick Hyman / Dick WellstoodDick Hyman, Dick Wellstood2005Album
Now & AgainDick Hyman & Randy Sandke2005Album
If Bix Played GershwinDick Hyman, Tom Pletcher2004Album
Stridin' The Classics (Piano Duos & Solos)Dick Hyman, Bernd Lhotzky2004Album
What Is There To Say?Dick Hyman, Ray Kennedy2003Album
Barrel Of Keys (Piano Duos & Solos)Dick Hyman, Louis Mazetier2002Album
An Evening At The Cookery (June 17, 1973)Dick Hyman2002Album
The Piano Giants At Bob Haggart's 80th Birthday PartyDick Hyman, Derek Smith, Ralph Sutton2002Album
Forgotten DreamsDick Hyman and John Sheridan2002Album
Just You Just MeDick Hyman, Ralph Sutton2001Album
Berlin Lieder (Songs Of Irving Berlin)Marilyn Horne, Robert White, Dick Hyman2000Album
Autumn In New York The Music Of Vernon DukeDick Hyman1999Album
In Recital At the Maestro FoundationDick Hyman1998Album
Dick Hyman's Century of Jazz Piano Pro VersionDick Hyman1998Album
Dick And Derek At The MoviesDick Hyman, Derek Smith1998Album
A Perfect MatchBob Wilber And Dick Hyman1998Album
American Love SongsThe Jim Cullum Jazz Band With Benny Carter, Nina Ferro, Dick Hyman, Joe Williams, Carol Woods1997Album
Play Nice TunesRuby Braff · Dick Hyman1996Album
Cole Porter: All Through The NightDick Hyman1996Album
The Gershwin Songbook: Hyman VariationsDick Hyman1996Album
Elegies, MostlyDick Hyman & Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen1996Album
Swing Is HereDick Hyman1996Album
Fireworks! Red Hot & BluesThe Jim Cullum Jazz Band With Joe Williams, Savion Glover, Clark Terry, Linda Hopkins, Lionel Hampton & Dick Hyman1996Album
From The Age Of SwingDick Hyman1994Album
Plays The Great American SongbookDick Hyman1994Compil.
A Waltz Dressed In BlueDick Hyman1994Album
Jazz SonatasDave Brubeck, Roland Hanna, Dick Hyman1994Album
Dick Hyman / Ralph SuttonDick Hyman, Ralph Sutton1994Album
Piano Jazz (With Guest Dick Hyman)Marian McPartland, Dick Hyman1994Album
Summit Reunion 1992Kenny Davern, Milt Hinton, Dick Hyman, Bob Wilber, Bucky Pizzarelli, Bobby Rosengarden1994Album
The Gershwin Songbook. Jazz VariationsGeorge Gershwin, Dick Hyman1993Album
Jelly & JamesDick Hyman1992Compil.
Dick Hyman Plays Duke EllingtonDick Hyman1992Album
Live At Michael's PubDick Hyman & Roger Kellaway1992Album
Music from South PacificRuby Braff, Dick Hyman1991Album
Blues In The Night (Dick Hyman Plays Harold Arlen)Dick Hyman1990Album
Dick Hyman Plays Fats WallerDick Hyman1990Album
Piano Players & Significant OthersRoger Kellaway, Dick Hyman, Jay McShann, Marian McPartland, Derek Smith, Ralph Sutton, Dick Wellstood1990Album
Live From Toronto's Cafe Des CopainsDick Hyman1990Album
Blue SkiesDick Hyman1990Album
Music Of 1937Dick Hyman1990Album
The Kingdom Of Swing & The Republic Of Oop Bop Sh'BamDick Hyman1989Album
Plays The Music Of Harry ReserHoward Alden With Dick Hyman1989Album
Music From My Fair LadyDick Hyman & Ruby Braff1989Album
Scott Joplin Piano Works 1899-1904Dick Hyman1988Album
Moonstruck - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackDick Hyman1988Album
Dick Hyman at Chung's Chinese RestaurantDick Hyman1988Album
Face The Music A Century Of Irving BerlinDick Hyman1988Album
Manhattan JazzDick Hyman & Ruby Braff1987Album
Runnin' Ragged: The Classic Hot Jazz Duets By Joe VenutiDick Hyman, Stan Kurtis1987Album
Gulf Coast Blues: The Music Of Clarence WilliamsDick Hyman1986Album
The Purple Rose Of Cairo - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackDick Hyman1985Album
America The BeautifulRuby Braff · Dick Hyman1984Album
I Wish I Were TwinsDick Wellstood & Dick Hyman1983Album
Recorded Live In Concert At Van Wezel HallDick Hyman And Derek Smith1983Album
Kitten On The Keys: The Music of Zez ConfreyDick Hyman1983Album
Love StoryDick Hyman1982Album
Cincinnati FatsDick Hyman1981Album
Say It With Music (Dick Hyman & The Perfect Jazz (Repertory) Quintet Plays Irving Berlin)Dick Hyman & The Perfect Jazz Quintet1980Album
OleoUrbie Green, Ross Tompkins, Carl Fontana, Kai Winding, James Moody, Dick Hyman, Trummy Young1978Album
Don't Give The Name A Bad Place (Types And Stereotypes In American Musical Theater 1870-1900)Max Morath • Danny Barker • Clifford Jackson • Dick Hyman1978Album
Sliding ByJoe Venuti With Dick Hyman & Bucky Pizzarelli1977Album
Scott Joplin - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackDick Hyman1977Album
Themes & Variations On "A Child Is Born"Dick Hyman1977Album
Fats Waller's Heavenly JiveDick Hyman & Ruby Braff1977Album
16 Classic RagsScott Joplin, Dick Hyman1976Album
CharlestonJames Price Johnson - Dick Hyman1975Album
The Complete Works For PianoScott Joplin - Dick Hyman1975Album
Satchmo Remembered The Music of Louis Armstrong at Carnegie HallDick Hyman1975Album
Dick Hyman Plays Keyboard Classics Of The Nostalgia YearsDick Hyman1975Album
Grandpa's SpellsDick Hyman1974Single
Transcriptions For OrchestraJelly Roll Morton - Dick Hyman1974Album
Genius At Play - Improvised Jazz Piano SolosDick Hyman1974Album
Grandpa's Spells / PepDick Hyman1974Single
The Kaleidoscopic KeyboardDick Hyman1973Compil.
The Organ Antics Of Dick HymanDick Hyman1973Album
The SynthesizerDick Hyman1973Compil.
Traditional Jazz PianoDick Hyman1973Album
Swing, Guitars2nd George Barnes Quartet With Dick Hyman And Hank Jones1973Album
Piano SoloDick Hyman1972Album
Grand SlamDick Hyman, Stan Freeman, Ralph Sutton, Lee Evans1972Album
The Sensuous Piano Of Dick HymanDick Hyman1971Album
Sullivan, Shakespeare & HymanMaxine Sullivan / Dick Hyman1971Album
FantomfingersDick Hyman1971Album
Concerto Electro - The Dick Hyman Piano ConcertoDick Hyman1970Album
The Age Of ElectronicusDick Hyman1969Album
Moog - The Electric Eclectics Of Dick HymanDick Hyman1969Album
Green Onions / AquariusDick Hyman1969Single
Command Presents The Wonderful World Of Stereo SoundDoc Severinsen, Dick Hyman, Enoch Light, Tony Mottola, The Ray Charles Singers, The Robert DeCormier Singers, Lee Evans1967Album
Brasilian ImpressionsDick Hyman1967Album
Happening!Dick Hyman1966Album
The Man From O.R.G.A.N.Dick Hyman1965Album
The Man From O.R.G.A.N.Dick Hyman1965Single
Love Theme From "The Sandpiper" / The SilenceAl Hirt ,Orchestra And Chorus Arranged And Conducted By Dick Hyman1965Single
Keyboard KaleidoscopeDick Hyman1964Album
Liy Aduma / Tell The StoryDick Hyman1963Single
Moon GasDick Hyman / Mary Mayo1963Album
A Zillion Strings And Dick Hyman At The PianoDick Hyman1960Album
Swings Music From Whoop-UpDick Hyman1959Album
Ya Ya / My GoodnessDick Hyman1958Single
Threepenny TangoDick Hyman1957Single
"Red Sails In The Sunset" Vol. 2Dick Hyman1957Single
60 Great All Time Songs Vol. 5Dick Hyman1957Album
Look Up / Drummer Boy BluesDick Hyman & Sam Taylor1957Single
60 Great All Time Songs For Your Listening And Dancing PleasureDick Hyman1957Album
Dick Hyman & Harpsichord In HI-FI (Vol. I)Dick Hyman1957Single
60 Great All Time Songs For Your Listening And Dancing Pleasure - Volume 6Dick Hyman1957Compil.
60 Great All Time Songs - Vol. 4Dick Hyman1957Album
Rockin' Sax And Rollin' OrganSam Taylor And Dick Hyman1957Album
Dick Hyman & Harpsichord In HI-FIDick Hyman1957Album
Chlo-e (Song Of The Swamp)Dick Hyman1956Single
Congo Mombo / I'll Get ByDick Hyman & Sam Taylor1956Single
Blue Danube Bounce / Yancey SpecialDick Hyman1956Single
The Crazy Otto CafeDick Hyman And Trio, Jack Fina With His Orchestra, Mike Di Napoli With The Frank Petty Trio1955Single
Vernon Duke - A Piano Portrait By Dick HymanDick Hyman1953Album
Noel Coward - A Piano Portrait By Dick HymanDick Hyman1953Album
60 Great All Time Songs For Your Listening And Dancing Pleasure, Vol. 3Dick HymanAlbum
Little Discotheque Dance Album Volume 3Dick HymanSingle
The Stripper / Theme From The Threepenny OperaDavid Rose / Dick HymanSingle
A Letter From My Brother In Brazil / Losing My MindDick HymanSingle
Blue Moon Of Kentucky / BossDick HymanSingle
60 Great All Time Songs - Vol. 2Dick HymanAlbum
Soprano Summit IIBob Wilber, Kenny Davern, Dick HymanAlbum
September Song: Dick Hyman Plays The Music Of Kurt WeillDick HymanAlbum
England Swings / Take, Oh Take Those Lips AwayDick HymanSingle
The Dick Hyman Piano Concerto Excerpt From Movement I / The Dick Hyman Piano Concerto Movement IIDick HymanSingle
Show Me The Way To Go HomeDick HymanSingle
Samba De Duas NotasDick HymanSingle
Discotheque Doll / How Dry I AmDick HymanSingle
Side By Side / Satin DollDick HymanSingle
Not So Cold In Alaska / Chicky-ChaDick Hyman And The Klondike Four, The Dick Hyman TrioSingle
Rediscovered GershwinGeorge Byron, Dick HymanAlbum
"Red Sails In The Sunset"Dick HymanAlbum
SymphonyDick HymanSingle
60 Great Continental And Classical FavoritesDick HymanAlbum
La Mejor Música Estereofónica del Mundo Vol. IITerry Snyder, Dick Hyman, Tony Mottola, Enoch Light And The Light BrigadeAlbum
60 Great Songs That Say "I Love You"Dick HymanAlbum
StroboDick HymanSingle
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