Winifred Atwell: The Queen of Keyboard

Winifred Atwell: The Queen of Keyboard The Queen of Keyboard Una Winifred Atwell was a Trinidadian pianist who achieved high popularity mainly in Britain and Australia from the 1950’s. She had a series of boogie-woogie ragtime hits selling over 20 million records. She was the first black person to have a number-one hit in the UK Singles […]

Ready Freddie? – Winifred Atwell

Winifred Atwell Her Start: Where it All Began Una Winifred Atwell was a Trinidadian woman who gained popularity for her skilled piano playing. She was born on February 27th of the year 1914. She played piano since she was a young girl. Her musical talents took everyone by surprise after she wrote “Piarco Boogie” which […]