Andrew Hill was an American jazz pianist and composer. He was born on June 30, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, USA and passed away on April 20, 2007 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. With his unique style and innovative approach to music, Hill left a lasting impact on the jazz world.
Hill's music is often characterized by its complexity and depth. He drew inspiration from various genres including bebop, avant-garde jazz, and classical music. His compositions were known for their intricate harmonies and rhythmic patterns.
Throughout his career, Hill collaborated with numerous talented musicians such as *Grachan Moncur III*, *Sam Rivers*, *Jackie McLean*, *Max Roach*, *Archie Shepp*, *Eric Dolphy*, *Pete La Roca*, *Cecil Taylor*, *Oliver Nelson*, *Elvin Jones* and many others. His work influenced a generation of musicians and continues to inspire artists today.