Jason Moran

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Birthday
21, 1975
Birthplace
Houston, TX
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
21, 1975 (age 43)
Birthplace
Houston, TX

About

Renowned composer and pianist who blended blues, jazz, hip hop, and rock into his own interpretations.

Before Fame

He started playing piano at age six, but really fell in love with the instrument after hearing 'Round Midnight by Thelonious Monk.

Trivia

His performance pieces often involved stitching, re-arranging, and altering already-existing audio and video material.

Family Life

His family raised him in Houston, Texas.

Associated With

He re-interpreted Fats Waller's piano stylings into modern dance.