As per our current Database, Jaki Byard is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Jaki Byard is 99 years, 1 months and 17 days old. Jaki Byard will celebrate 100rd birthday on a Wednesday 15th of June 2022. Below we countdown to Jaki Byard upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Jaki Byard|
|Age||98 years old|
|Born||June 15, 1922 (Massachusetts)|
Jaki Byard’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Jaki Byard was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.
Eclectic jazz artist who was adaptable to many different styles, including ragtime, stride, and free jazz.
He collaborated with saxophonist Charlie Mariano for his recording debut in 1951.
His contribution to bebop jazz musician Phil Woods' 1974 album Musique du Bois prompted NPR to call him one of jazz's most versatile and compelling pianists.
His family nurtured his talents, leading him to a professional career by the time he was 15.
He was a member of Maynard Ferguson's band from 1959 until 1962.