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Teddy Wilson

Wilson at the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C., 1940
Background information
Birth name Theodore Shaw Wilson
Born (1912-11-24)November 24, 1912
Austin, Texas, U.S.
Died July 31, 1986(1986-07-31) (aged 73)
New Britain, Connecticut, U.S,
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Piano
Associated acts Louis Armstrong, Earl Hines, Billie Holiday, Lester Young, Lena Horne, Benny Goodman

I'll play with a hundred pieces or do a solo job.
When you hear a large symphony orchestra. for instance, in a concert hall, there's a big, sweeping sound that just doesn't get on to a record.
Teddy Wilson
Within reasonable limits, a professional player should keep busy at music.
If it's enough money, I'll play the North Pole.