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Chick Corea

Chick Corea

Has Scaled the Heights of Jazz, Rock and Classical Music With Equal Passion and Success

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About Chick Corea

Chick Corea has scaled the heights of jazz, rock and classical music with equal passion and success. By the time he was four, he was formally studying the piano. At the age of 17, Chick burst on the Manhattan jazz scene of the late 1950's where he performed with, among others, Maynard Ferguson, Kenny Dorham, Stan Getz, The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Big Band, Herbie Mann and Sarah Vaughan.

By 1968, Chick Corea had been recruited by Miles Davis to perform on the groundbreaking classic recordings In a ...