Arthur Tatum

noun
United States jazz pianist who was almost completely blind; his innovations influenced many other jazz musicians (1910-1956)
Syn: ↑Tatum, ↑Art Tatum
Instance Hypernyms: ↑jazz musician, ↑jazzman

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  • Tatum,Arthur — Ta·tum (tāʹtəm), Arthur. Known as “Art.” 1910 1956. American jazz pianist whose harmonic and rhythmic innovations influenced many other jazz musicians. * * * …   Universalium

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