Birth Name: Erroll Louis Garner
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Years Active: 1944–1974
Erroll Louis Garner (June 15, 1921 - January 2, 1977) was an American jazz pianist and composer known for his swing playing and ballads. His best-known composition, the ballad "Misty", has become a jazz standard. Allmusic.com calls him "one of the most distinctive of all pianists" and a "brilliant virtuoso".
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