Cecil Taylor Dead at 89

Cecil Taylor, the pioneering free jazz pianist, has died, NPR confirms. He was 89. His cause of death is currently unknown. Born in 1929, Taylor learned to play piano at 6 years old. He performed in swing and R&B groups in the early 1950s before beginning to lead his own band in 1956. That year saw h…
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