Sunday, 27 March 2011

Piano Legends: Dudley Moore - a tribute

Dudley Moore, CBE portrait [source: wikipedia]
The 27th of March, 2011 is the 9th anniversary of Dudley Moore, CBE's death. A comedian, pianist, composer and all around loved entertainer. Dudley Moore was a very talented musician, he won a scholarship to study organ and composition at Oxford University.  I include some videos of his pianistic skills combining comedy and virtuosity! Enjoy.

Here's Dudley Moore's Beethoven Sonata Parody

A biography on Dudley Moore

Dudley Moore was influenced by Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson, here he is performing a Gershwin Medley

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