AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS

Avant-Garde Jazz / Soul Jazz / Jazz Related Gospel / Blues • United States
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Myers started singing and playing the piano and organ as a child in church choirs in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Texas, where she grew up, and directed choirs at an early age. She graduated in concert music and music education at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas in the early 1960s. After graduation, Myers moved to Chicago where she taught music, attended classes at Roosevelt University and worked with musicians such as Sonny Stitt and Gene Ammons. In 1966 she joined the AACM in Chicago, focusing on vocal compositions and arrangements, and recording her first jazz album with Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre in 1969. In 1976 Myers relocated to New York City, where she intensified her compositional work and expanded it into the realm of Off-Broadway productions. She also continued performing and recording as a pianist and organist with Lester Bowie (African Children (1978), The Fifth Power (1978), The Organizer read more...
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AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Poems for Piano: The Piano Music of Marion Brown album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Poems for Piano: The Piano Music of Marion Brown
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Song For Mother E album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Song For Mother E
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Salutes Bessie Smith album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Salutes Bessie Smith
Blues 1980
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS The Circle Of Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Circle Of Time
Avant-Garde Jazz 1984
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Jumping In The Sugar Bowl album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jumping In The Sugar Bowl
Avant-Garde Jazz 1984
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Country Girl album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Country Girl
Avant-Garde Jazz 1986
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Amina album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Amina
Avant-Garde Jazz 1988
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS In Touch album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Touch
Soul Jazz 1989
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Women In (E)Motion album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Women In (E)Motion
Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS Augmented Variations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Augmented Variations
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
AMINA CLAUDINE MYERS SAMA ROU (Songs From My Soul) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
SAMA ROU (Songs From My Soul)
Jazz Related Gospel 2016

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