Jimmy Amadie

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3:04 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

ICON Suggests: The Jimmy Amadie Trio

Jimmy Amadie

The Jimmy Amadie Trio: Live At The Philadelphia Art Museum - This is a review and, unfortunately, a testimonial, since jazz pianist Jimmy Amadie passed away from cancer in early December 2013.

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Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: December 16, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Jimmy Amadie - This Can’t Be Love - LIVE FROM THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART

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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
1:40 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Fresh Air Remembers Jazz Pianist Jimmy Amadie

Jimmy Amadie.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon December 16, 2013 2:39 pm

For decades, Jimmy Amadie played solely in his home, heard only by his students when he'd play for them during lessons. His performing career was derailed because of severe hand problems. But later in life, he achieved some fame for his albums — and for the story of what he'd had to overcome to make it possible for him to record. Amadie died of lung cancer on Dec. 10. He was 76.

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Creatively Speaking
8:57 pm
Sun November 24, 2013

Music FINALLY Heard: Jimmy Amadie's Jazz Concert at the PMA

Jazz pianist Jimmy Amadie

After injuring his hands, Philadelphia jazz pianist Jimmy Amadie stopped playing for decades. But a CD released this year documents his return to the concert stage, playing live at Art After 5 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Check out the CD here!

Listen to Susan's interview with jazz pianist and teacher Jimmy Amadie.

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Hot 11 Jazz Countdown: October 28, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Larry McKenna with Joanna Pascale - One Falling Tree - FROM ALL SIDES 

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Jazz Hot 11
11:55 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Hot 11 Jazz Countdown: October 21, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Jimmy Amadie - This Can’t Be Love -LIVE FROM THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART  

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Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: October 14, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Larry McKenna with Joanna Pascale - One Falling Tree - FROM ALL SIDES  

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Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: October 7, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Larry McKenna with Joanna Pascale - One Falling Tree - FROM ALL SIDES  

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Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: September 30, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Larry McKenna with Joanna Pascale - One Falling Tree - FROM ALL SIDES  

Read more