Michel Petrucciani – One Night in Karlsruhe (SWR/JazzHaus)

French pianist Michel Petrucciani (1962-1999) was born a dwarf. Reaching a height of only three feet, he suffered a life-shortening disease that caused brittle bones, countless fractures and constant pain during his 36 years. On this live recording, captured July 7, 1988, in Karlsruhe, Germany, he plays with the abandon of someone living on borrowed

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