2-5m-1- S1E2 - Mel Powell

January 14, 2021 Simon Whiteside and Nicholas Tomalin Season 1 Episode 2
2-5m-1- S1E2 - Mel Powell
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Nick and Simon discuss the pianist Mel Powell who had an illustrious career  in Jazz and Modern classical music.  He played with some of the top jazz players of the age and married a film star.  His later Years  were as an educator at the highest level   replacing Paul Hindemith as head of composition at Yale and setting up Cal Arts back in Hollywood. 

a pianist who deserves more attention perhaps. 

Who was Mel Powell
An illustrious Career
Nick Considers Mel Powell's classical career
Mel's Piano style
Wrapping Up