R.I.P. Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin passed away earlier today, and the many radio and TV tributes I heard have rightly focused on her singing and personality, which meant so much to millions of people.

But I couldn’t help but remember her wonderful piano playing, which combined gospel, R&B, and pop techniques into a, well.. “natural” style all her own.

Here’s a good example of her pianistic side. She was a complete musician.


R.I.P Aretha Franklin

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