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Keith Jarrett - Piano Solo
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Keith Jarrett – Piano Solo (1998-2017)

Keith Jarrett was diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome in the ‘90s. In 1997, he had to stop touring, recording, and even playing the piano. 1998 marked the point at which Keith managed to heal, recover, and come back to playing.

Nearly 20 years later, at the beginning of 2018, Keith suffered two major strokes that were serious enough that he is still partly paralyzed and unable to play the piano with two hands. “I don’t know what my future is supposed to be,” he told the New York Times in October 2020. “I don’t feel, right now, like I’m a pianist.”

2017 marked his last solo piano live performance.

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1999
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Best of jazz – year 1999

Discover the BestofJazz selection for 1999, with the ten best jazz albums released that year. Once again, the albums are listed in no particular order, they are all amazing in their own ways. You will also find at the end of the article a playlist with a track for each of those ten albums plus ten extra, for more than two hours of breathtaking music.

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