Frank Kimbrough

Frank Kimbrough, born November 2, 1956 and died December 30, 2020 was an American post-bop pianist. He was born in Roxboro, North Carolina and raised there. Before moving to Washington, D. C., in 1980, he did some work at Chapel Hill. His influences were Bill Evans, Vince Guaraldi and Thelonious Monk. He moved to New York City in 1981 and released his first CD there in 1988. He was also a member and co-leader of the Herbie Nichols Project in the 1990s. He was also a member of the Palmetto label and had worked with Joe Locke. Kimbrough was a participant in sessions with Paul Murphy. He was also a member of the Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra. From Wikipedia

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