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Marian McPartland

p, 1918-2013 GB, Slough
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Margareth Marian McPartland (nee Turner) Marian Page

American jazz pianist, composer and broadcaster. Born: 21st March 1918 in Slough, Buckinghamshire, UK Died: 20th August, 2013 at her home on Long Island in Port Washington, New York, USA UK-born and based in America after immigrating with her husband, the trumpeter Jimmy McPartland in 1945. They met in Belgium while she was there entertaining the troops and he was stationed in Europe as a GI for the US army. She launched her own label, Halcyon Records in 1969, won a Grammy in 2004 and was appointed an OBE (Order of the British Empire) in 2010. She is best known for her Peabody Award-winning NPR series Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz, which was widely syndicated across the U.S. and ran for over 30 years, where she interviewed and joined her wide range of guests playing duets. She was also a talented author, contributing to Downbeat and also publishing the book of musical portraits All in Good Time.

        
Instruments
  • Piano
  • Electric piano
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Spoken Word
  • Pop
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
Piano Cocktail on Kpm 1000 Series: Piano Cocktail by Marian McPartland
Love Is Here To Stay on Great Britain's by Marian McPartland & George Shearing
There Will Never Be Another You - Live on On 52nd Street by Marian McPartland
Moonlight In Vermont on Great Britain's by Marian McPartland & George Shearing
In the Days of Our Love on Twilight World by Marian McPartland
Limbo Jazz on Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast With Steely Dan by Steely Dan
It Never Entered My Mind on Jazz Moods: Dinner By Candlelight by Various Artists
Josie on Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast With Steely Dan by Steely Dan
Magic by Candlelight on Kpm 1000 Series: Piano Cocktail by Marian McPartland
Lullaby In Rhythm - Live on On 52nd Street by Marian McPartland

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
At The Hickory HouseMarian McPartland2013Compil.
Twilight WorldMarian McPartland2008Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Brad MehldauMarian McPartland / Brad Mehldau2007Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Shirley HornMarian McPartland / Shirley Horn2006Album
YesterdaysMarian McPartland2006Compil.
85 Candles - Live In New YorkMarian McPartland2005Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio BroadcastElvis Costello, Marian McPartland2005Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast/Bruce HornsbyMarian McPartland, Bruce Hornsby2005Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast: Steely DanMarian McPartland, Steely Dan2005Album
Marian McPartland's Piano JazzMarian McPartland With Guest Lionel Hampton2004Album
All My LifeMarian McPartland2003Compil.
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast/Dizzy GillespieMarian McPartland, Dizzy Gillespie2003Album
TimelessMarian McPartland2002Compil.
On 52nd StreetMarian McPartland2002Compil.
A Piano Jazz SpecialMarian McPartland & Dave Brubeck2001Album
Ain't Misbehavin' Live At The Jazz ShowcaseMarian McPartland And Willie Pickens2001Album
The Single Petal Of A Rose - The Essence Of Duke EllingtonMarian McPartland2000Album
PortraitsMarian McPartland1999Compil.
Just FriendsMarian McPartland1998Album
The Concord Jazz Heritage SeriesMarian McPartland1998Compil.
Silent PoolMarian McPartland1997Album
Concert In ArgentinaMarian McPartland / Earl Hines / Teddy Wilson / Ellis Larkins1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Dave McKennaMarian McPartland With Guest Dave McKenna1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Kenny BurrellMarian McPartland / Kenny Burrell1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano JazzMarian McPartland With Guest Roy Eldridge1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Alice ColtraneMarian McPartland With Guest Alice Coltrane1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Lee KonitzMarian McPartland, Lee Konitz1995Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Jack DeJohnetteMarian McPartland / Jack DeJohnette1995Album
Plays The Music Of Mary Lou WilliamsMarian McPartland1994Album
Piano Jazz (With Guest Dick Hyman)Marian McPartland, Dick Hyman1994Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Clark TerryMarian McPartland, Clark Terry1994Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Bobby ShortMarian McPartland, Bobby Short1994Album
Piano JazzMarian McPartland With Guest Rosemary Clooney1993Album
Piano Jazz With Guest Teddy WilsonMarian McPartland1993Album
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz With Guest Eubie BlakeMarian McPartland / Eubie Blake1993Album
Piano Jazz With Guest Dave BrubeckMarian McPartland & Dave Brubeck1993Album
Marian McPartland Plays The Music Of Alec WilderMarian McPartland1993Album
In My LifeMarian McPartland1993Album
Live At Maybeck Recital Hall, Volume NineMarian McPartland1991Album
Marian McPartland Plays The Benny Carter SongbookMarian McPartland, Benny Carter1990Album
Piano Players & Significant OthersRoger Kellaway, Dick Hyman, Jay McShann, Marian McPartland, Derek Smith, Ralph Sutton, Dick Wellstood1990Album
Piano Jazz With Barbara CarrollMarian McPartland1990Album
InterplayMarian McPartland1989Album
Living In The AfterglowCleo Brown With Special Guest Marian McPartland1989Album
Keyboard MagazineSuzanne Ciani, Marian McPartland, Terry Riley1988Album
Plays The Music Of Billy StrayhornMarian McPartland - Billy Strayhorn1987Album
Willow Creek And Other BalladsMarian McPartland1985Album
Alone TogetherGeorge Shearing, Marian McPartland1981Album
Live At The CarlyleMarian McPartland1980Album
At The FestivalMarian McPartland1980Album
At The Hickory HouseMarian McPartland1980Compil.
Portrait Of Marian McPartlandMarian McPartland1979Album
From This Moment OnMarian McPartland1979Album
Marian McPartland And TrioMarian McPartland1979Album
!Wanted!Marian McPartland, Jimmy McPartland & The All Star Jazz Assassins1977Album
A Fine RomanceMarian McPartland1976Album
The Carlo Krahmer Memorial AlbumCarlo Krahmer With Jimmy McPartland, Marian McPartland, Stéphane Grappelli, Val Burton, Sam Donahue And John Dankworth1976Compil.
Solo/Duo With Hank Jones (Live In Tokyo)Marian McPartland1976Album
Concert In ArgentinaEarl Hines, Teddy Wilson, Ellis Larkins, Marian McPartland1974Album
Marian Remembers TeddiMarian McPartland, Teddi King1974Album
Solo Concert At HaverfordMarian McPartland1974Album
Swingin'Jimmy McPartland, Vic Dickenson, Buddy Tate, Marian McPartland, Rusty Gilder, Gus Johnson1973Album
A Delicate BalanceMarian McPartland1973Album
Elegant PianoTeddy Wilson, Marian McPartland1972Album
Piano CocktailMarian McPartland1970Album
It SwingsMarian McPartland1964Single
West Side StoryMarian McPartland1964Album
Bossa Nova + SoulMarian McPartland1963Album
Play TV ThemesJimmy McPartland & Marian McPartland1960Album
Plays Music Of Leonard BernsteinMarian McPartland1960Album
Marian McPartland At The London HouseMarian McPartland1958Album
Piano VariationsErroll Garner / Marian McPartland / Mary Lou Williams1958Compil.
With You In MindMarian McPartland1957Album
Lookin For A BoyAdelaide Robbins, Marian McPartland, Barbara Carroll1957Album
The Jazz KeyboardsLennie Tristano, Marian McPartland, Bobby Scott, Joe Bushkin1955Album
Great Britain'sMarian McPartland / George Shearing1955Compil.
Lullaby of BirdlandMarian McPartland1955Album
Marian McPartland At The Hickory HouseMarian McPartland1955Album
After DarkMarian McPartland1955Album
FlamingoMarian McPartland1954Single
Moods Vol. 2Marian McPartland1953Album
MoodsMarian McPartland1952Album
Jazz At Storyville - Vol. 3Marian McPartland With Don Lamond And Eddie Safranski1952Album
At Storyville / At The Hickory HouseMarian McPartland1951Album
Marian McPartland Plays Music Of Leonard BernsteinMarian McPartland, Ben Tucker, Jake Hanna, Leonard BernsteinAlbum
Marian McPartland At The Hickory House Part 2Marian McPartlandSingle
Strike Up The Band / Love Is Here To StayMarian McPartlandAlbum
Marian McPartland Moods Volume 2Marian McPartlandSingle
Marian McPartland At The Hickory House Part 1Marian McPartlandSingle
My Old Flame: Marian Mc Partland Performs The Classic Hits Of Sam CoslowMarian McPartlandAlbum
What Is This Thing Called LoveMarian McPartlandSingle
Marian McPartland At The Hickory House Part 3Marian McPartlandSingle
After DarkMarian McPartlandSingle
Marian McPartland Moods Volume 3Marian McPartlandSingle
Now's The TimeMary Osborne, Marian McPartland, Vi Redd, Lynn Milano, Dottie DodgionAlbum
The Magnificent Marian McPartland - Volume 1Marian McPartland With Max Wayne, Mousey AlexanderAlbum
The Maestro And FriendJoe Venuti & Marian McPartlandAlbum
Goin' Back A WaysMarian McPartland, Jimmy McPartlandCompil.
Jazz At The Top - Remembering Box BeiderbeckeJimmy McPartland, Marian McPartland, Joe VenutiAlbum
Lullaby Of BirdlandMarian McPartlandSingle
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