ERWIN HELFER

Boogie Woogie Piano / RnB / Blues • United States
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Erwin Helfer, a Chicago boogie woogie innovator and master, has been forging his own piano music legacy. Erwin has been playing and performing for over forty years. The sounds and personalities of past boogie woogie and blues pianists have nurtured Erwin's musical growth. For many years, Erwin accompanied Mama Yancey, the wife of Chicago blues piano patriarch Jimmy "Papa" Yancey, and later recorded one album with her. He was also mentored and influenced by Cripple Clarence Lofton, Speckled Red, and Sunnyland Slim. During the 60's and 70's, Erwin released two piano duet albums with his performing and recording partner of ten years, Jimmy Walker. On their first album, Peter J. Welding, one of the preeminent blues historians and scholars of all time, wrote that Helfer had "mastered the rhythmic and melodic subtleties" of the blues piano style. Other Helfer recordings include "Heavy Timbre", a compilation of Chicago blues pianists, several read more...
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I'm Not Hungry but I Like to Eat - Blues!I'm Not Hungry but I Like to Eat - Blues!
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Erwin Helfer Way (feat. Barrelhouse Chuck, Bugs Cochran, Lou Marini, John Brumbach & Skinny Williams)Erwin Helfer Way (feat. Barrelhouse Chuck, Bugs Cochran, Lou Marini, John Brumbach & Skinny Williams)
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Last CallLast Call
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Sirens 2016
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Erwin Helfer Way by Erwin HelferErwin Helfer Way by Erwin Helfer
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I'm Not Hungry But I Like to E by Erwin Helfer (2002-01-22)I'm Not Hungry But I Like to E by Erwin Helfer (2002-01-22)
Sirens (2002-01-22)
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ERWIN HELFER Boogie Piano Chicago Style album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Boogie Piano Chicago Style
Boogie Woogie Piano 1975
ERWIN HELFER On The Sunny Side Of The Street album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Boogie Woogie Piano 1979
ERWIN HELFER Plays Chicago Piano album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Plays Chicago Piano
Boogie Woogie Piano 1986
ERWIN HELFER Erwin Helfer With John Brumbach : I'm Not Hungry But I Like To Eat - BLUES! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Erwin Helfer With John Brumbach : I'm Not Hungry But I Like To Eat - BLUES!
Boogie Woogie Piano 2001
ERWIN HELFER Careless Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Careless Love
Boogie Woogie Piano 2005
ERWIN HELFER Erwin Helfer Way album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Erwin Helfer Way
RnB 2013
ERWIN HELFER Last Call album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Last Call
Boogie Woogie Piano 2016

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ERWIN HELFER Live At The Piano Man: Erwin, Angela, Clark & Odie album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Piano Man: Erwin, Angela, Clark & Odie
Blues 1984

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