George Wallington

Giacinto Figlia.

Also known as G. Wallington, G. Wellington, Wallington

Discography of George Wallington:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Godchild / Serendipity / Up Jumped The Devil / Billie's Tune 4 Audio Metronome
2 The Modern Jazz Piano Album 27 Audio 1980 Savoy Records
3 Count Basie 9 Audio Coronet Records
4 Knight Music 11 Audio GI Records (2)
5 Starring Nina Simone With George Wallington 10 Audio 1964 Spin-O-Rama
6 Virtuoso 10 Audio 1984-09-00 Denon
7 The Beginning And End Of Bop 10 Audio 1969 Blue Note
8 George Wallington 4 Audio Savoy Records
9 Knockout / Igloo / Fairyland / Racing 4 Audio Savoy Records
10 The George Wallington Trios 15 Audio 1990
11 Knight Music: George Wallington Plays 5 Originals And 6 Standards 11 Audio Atlantic
12 The Modern Jazz Piano Album 24 Audio 1989 Savoy Jazz
13 The George Wallington Trios 15 Audio 1990
14 Showcase 6 Audio Blue Note
15 Leonard Feather Presents BOP 10 Audio 1987 Mode Records
16 Count Basie 9 Audio 1970
17 Count Basie 11 Audio Premier Albums
18 Potpourri De Jazz 11 Audio Verve Records
19 Virtuoso 10 Audio 1984 Interface
20 When We're Alone 10 Audio Spinorama Records
21 Knight Music: George Wallington Plays 5 Originals And 6 Standards 11 Audio 1956 Atlantic
22 Starring The Magic Artistry Of Erroll Garner 8 Audio Spin-O-Rama


American jazz pianist and composer.

Born : October 27, 1924 in Palermo, Sicily, Italy.

Died : February 15, 1993 in New York City, New York.

Played with : Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Marsala, Charlie Parker, Serge Chaloff, Allan Eager, Kai Winding, Terry Gibbs, Brew Moore, Al Cohn, Gerry Mulligan, Zoot Sims, Red Rodney, Lionel Hampton among others.

Among the albums to his name to remember : "George Wallington trio" (1953), "The New York Scene" (1957), "The Prestidigitator" (1958).


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