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Mary Lou Williams - Mary Lou's Piano


1Swingin' For Joy
2Mary's Special
3Corny Rhythm
4Clean Pickin'


  • BassBooker Collins
  • DrumsBen Thigpen
  • GuitarTed Robinson (tracks: A1)
  • Piano, CelestaMary Lou Williams


Recorded in New York, March 7, 1936 (A2); March 11, 1936 (B1, B2); April 9, 1936 (A1).

"A New Release of EPs", Gramophone magazine, September 1955, p. xiii.


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Mary Lou Williams - Mary Lou's Piano
Performer: Mary Lou Williams
Genre: Jazz
Title: Mary Lou's Piano
Country: UK
Released: Sep 1955
MP3 album: 2988 mb
FLAC album: 1387 mb
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 893
Source: Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, EP, Mono
№ Cat: SEG7608
Label: Columbia