This day (March 11, 2016), in Santa Monica, California, died Keith Emerson, English keyboardist, both soloist and member / founder of The Nice, Emerson, Lake & Palmer (ELP) and others
Digest Tracklist :
America (w/ The Nice, 1968) . On French (w/ The Nice, 1969) . Rondo/ Bach Improvisations (w/ ELP, Switzerland, 1970) . Keith Emerson stabs knives in his Hammond . Tarkus (Eruption) (w/ ELP, Tokyo, 1972) . Hoedown (w/ ELP, Switzerland, 1973) . Piano Improvisations (California, 1974) . Honky Tonky Train Blues (w/ Oscar Peterson, 1976) . Fanfare For The Common Man (w/ ELP) . Mater Tenebrarum (1980) . Fairlight (1983) . Intervista RAI (1984) . America (The Late Show with David Letterman, 1986) . Rondo Live (w/ Carl Palmer, 1988) . Black Moon (w/ ELP, Wetten dass!, 1992) . Paper Blood (w/ ELP, London, 1996) . Creole Dance (Solo, Montreux, 1997) . Tarkus (w/ Noddy’s Puncture, 2005) . Karelia suite (2006) . Prelude to Hope (2008) . Tarkus ..a little Different (2009) . From The Beginning (w/ ELP, London, 2010) . With the South Shore Symphony . Medley Tarkus, Malambo, Honky Tonk Train Blues variations .
@allmusic : Throughout his career with the Nice, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, and as a solo artist, Keith Emerson proved himself perhaps the greatest, most technically accomplished keyboardist in rock history.