Remembering Pianist, Composer, Teacher and Author Junior Mance (1928-2021) The durable Chicago pianist Junior Mance--who sparked many postwar jazz bands, recorded prolifically, and was an influential teacher--has passed away… This content is available to subscribers only. To continue reading, please login or start a FREE 14-Day Digital Subscription. Bundle your subscription with our award-winning print magazine here. Join Our Email Newsletter Join thousands of other jazz enthusiasts and get new music, artists, albums, events and more delivered to your inbox. Sign Up Now!