Joe Albany’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

January 24, 1924

Death Date

Jan 12, 1988

Age of Death

63 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

New York, New York, United States

Profession

Pianist

The pianist Joe Albany died at the age of 63. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Modern jazz artist who struggled with a heroin addiction during the 1950s and 1960s, only to rebound in the 1970s.

He began working with Benny Carter’s orchestra around 1943.

He collaborated with Warne Marshon the album The Right Combination from 1957.

He was married many times during the 1950s and 1960s, but none of them were successful. His daughter Amy Jo wrote a memoir of her childhood with him.

He performed bebop with Charlie Parker, becoming one of the only white pianists to do so.