Cedar Walton

About Cedar Walton

Birth Day: January 17, 1934
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Birth Sign: Capricorn

Cedar Walton Net Worth

Cedar Walton net worth and salary: Cedar Walton is a Pianist who has a net worth of $1.6 Million. Cedar Walton was born in Dallas, in January 17, 1934. Hard-bop jazz artist recognized for his work with Art Blakey's band. He became a successful composer and bandleader.
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💰 Net worth: $1.6 Million (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

Hard-bop jazz artist recognized for his work with Art Blakey's band. He became a successful composer and bandleader.

Before Fame

He originally studied composition at the University of Denver, but changed to music education with the intent of becoming a teacher.

Trivia

His career received one of the highest honors in January 2010 when he was inducted into the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters.

Family Life

His mother, herself a talented pianist, was his first instructor.

Associated With

He was greatly influenced by the likes of Nat King Cole and Bud Powell, striving to master their stylistic and technical approaches.