Stan Tracey (Piano)
Born: 30th December 1926, Denmark Hill, London
Died: 6th December 2013, Tupelo, Mississippi, USA
Stanley William Tracey was a British jazz pianist and composer, whose most important influences were Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk. Tracey's best known recording is the 1965 album Jazz Suite Inspired by Dylan Thomas's "Under Milk Wood", which is based on the BBC radio drama Under Milk Wood, by Dylan Thomas.