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Theodore Shaw "Teddy" Wilson (born 1912-11-24 in Austin, Texas-died 1986-07-31 in New Britain, Connecticut) was a jazz pianist from the United States . His sophisticated and elegant style graced the records of many of the biggest names in jazz, including Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald.

Wilson studied piano and violin at Tuskegee Institute. After working in the Speed Webb and Louis…

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  • Amazing artist
  • We love you Teddy Wilson.
  • Nice elegant music that's pretty smooth, ideal to study to :)
  • Wonderful Jazz, I need to get some copies of his music!
  • Austin's native son played a mean keyboard, but his songs weren't mean, they were lush.
  • awesome artist :)
  • jazz!
  • Wonderful Teddy Wilson, one of the finest stride piano players. Absolute top.
  • oh shit!
  • While elegance and refinement, the game of Teddy Wilson is served by a left hand now freed from its role exclusively rhythmic!

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