Billy Taylor


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Born William Taylor on the 24th July 1921 in Greenville, North Carolina USA, Billy was a musician, jazz pianist and composer, and also lectured on jazz at several colleges across the USA. He passed away in 2010.Have you ever wondered how rich Billy Taylor was, at the time of his death? According to authoritative sources, it was estimated that Taylor’s net worth was as high as $5 million, an amount earned largely through his successful career as a jazz musician, active from the mid- 1940s. During his career, Billy released over 40 albums as a bandleader, while he also contributed to the work of other musicians, including Johnny Hartman, Coleman Hawkins, Sal Salvador and Lucky Thompson among many others.

Net Worth $5 Million
Date Of Birth July 24, 1921
Died December 28, 2010, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Place Of Birth Greenville, North Carolina USA
Profession Musician, jazz pianist, composer, broadcaster, educator
Education Dunbar High School, Virginia State University; Henry Grant, ,Duke Ellington (educators)
Nationality American
Spouse Theodora Castion Taylor (m. 1964–2010, his death)
Children Kim Taylor-Thompson, Duane Taylor (died 1988)
Parents William E. Taylor Sr., Antoinette Bacon Taylor
Awards Peabody Awards for Jazzmobile, NEA Jazz Masters Award (1998), Emmy Award (1983), Grammy Award (2004), Lifetime Achievement award (1984, Down Beat magazine’s), National Medal of Arts (1992),Tiffany Award (1991), (ASCAP) Jazz Living Legend Award
Record Labels Taylor Made
Albums The Billy Taylor Trio with Candido (1954), My Fair Lady Loves Jazz (1957), Impromptu (1962), Sleeping Bee (1969), Billy Taylor Trio (1955), The Billy Taylor Trio with Candido (1954), Billy Taylor at the London House (1956), Taylor Made Jazz (1959), The Billy Taylor Touch (1958), One for Fun (1959)
Music Groups Ben Webster’s Quartet, jazz club Birdland
Nominations Hall of Fame for the International Association for Jazz Education, North Carolina Music Hall of Fame (2010)
Movies The Choir (TV Mini-Series documentary, 2006), Independent Lens (TV Series documentary, 2012), Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey: On Broadway (1969, TV movie)
TV Shows CBS News Sunday Morning, Jazz Party (TV Series, 1958), Charlie Parker 10th Memorial Concert (Limelight Records, 1965)