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Willie Pickens

Applied Artist

Willie Pickens

Willie Pickens is one of Chicago's most in-demand jazz pianists.  A former faculty member of the American Conservatory of Music, Mr. Pickens has performed with a wide variety of internationally recognized jazz artists.  

Among those with whom he has toured and/or recorded are Elvin Jones, Joe Henderson, Clark Terry, Eddie Harris, Wynton Marsalis, Quincy Jones, Louis Bellson, Bunky Green and Red Holloway. 


Credentials

B.S., University of Wisconsin 

Duties

Jazz Piano
Jazz Studies

Contact

815-753-1551
wilpic@sbcglobal.net

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