Keith Emerson

Keith Emerson

Todmorden, Metropolitan Borough of Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England
Death 11 Mar 2016 (aged 71)
Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Lancing, Adur District, West Sussex, England
Memorial ID 159255246 · View Source
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Rock Musician. A keyboardist, he was a founding member of the music trio "Emerson, Lake and Palmer". They were best known for the songs "Lucky Man" (1970), "From the Beginning" (1972) and "Karn Evil 9" (1973). Emerson established himself as one of the most influential players of the synthesizer in the Rock Music genre. After learning the piano, he acquired experience playing with several bands before joining the late 1960s progressive-rock band "Nice".

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"You've got to keep things flying", "There goes the neighborhood", "Father and Friend".


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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 11 Mar 2016
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Keith Emerson (2 Nov 1944–11 Mar 2016), Find a Grave Memorial no. 159255246, citing Lancing and Sompting Cemetery, Lancing, Adur District, West Sussex, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .