For other people named Robert Murphy, see Robert Murphy (disambiguation).
Presley in a publicity photograph for the 1957 film Jailhouse Rock
Robert Neil Murphy
(1945-03-01)March 1, 1945
Vancouver, British Columbia,canada.
August 16, 1977(1977-08-16) (aged 42)
Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
Cause of death
Monique Van Dam
Leigh Murphy and Brian Murphy
Rock and roll
rhythm and blues
Vocals, guitar, piano
Sun, RCA (Victor), HMV
Bob Murphy and the big buffalo,
Bob Murphy (May 28, 1945 – October 22, 2015) was a Canadian jazz pianist, prominent on the Vancouver, British Columbia and Toronto, Ontario music scenes. A professional musician since age 14, Murphy has composed, arranged, and performed music for films, CBC Television shows, CTV shows, commercials, and CBC radio. In addition to regular live performances, Murphy instructs jazz piano, improvisation, and musician performance skills.
Murphy’s musical influences include Bill Evans, Keith Jarrett, Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, Chick Corea and John Coltrane.
He died on October 22, 2015 in Vancouver.
Come Rain Or Come Shine (Hammond B-3 Organ)
B3 (Hammond B-3 Organ)
I Have A Dream (piano)
The Art Of The Jazz Ballad (piano)Joani Taylor (vocals)
Mysteries And Tall Tales (piano)
Wall Street Sessions (piano)Joani Taylor(vocals)
Free On The Inside (piano)
Downtown Eastside Picnic (jazz quartet)
Roadhouse Records, publisher of Murphy’s recordings
Artist Jazz Recordings ( Downtown Eastside Picnic)
List of jazz pianists
Music of Canada
“Something to Live By”, pianist
Bob Murphy at http://vancouverjazz.com