Wednesday, December 26, 2007
Renowned jazz pianist Oscar Peterson dies at age 82
Canadian jazz pianist Oscar Peterson died on Dec. 23 in his Mississauga, Ontario home at the age of 82.
His six-decade career resulted in more than 200 recordings and seven Grammy Awards.
Read more about his career in The (Montreal) Gazette.Photo courtesy Monterey Jazz Festival
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