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Buddy Rich

We remember Gene Krupa. ‘Be-Bop-A-Krupa’

This day (October 16, 1973), in Yonkers, New York, died Gene Krupa, an American jazz and big band drummer. Digest Tracklist : Big Noise From Winnetka (1967) . w/ Papa Joe Jones – Documentary . w/ Buddy Rich – Drum Battle (1966) . Lover & Leave Us Leap . w/ Anita O’Day – Let Me […]

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special “Singing Broadway” in video

This week In Jazz Legends 22

Coleman Hawkins, Art Farmer, Jim Hall, Anita O’Day, Oscar Peterson, Ray Bryant, Lester Young, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Teddy Wilson, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Buddy Rich. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 311 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

Buddy Rich takes his big band to North Sea Jazz (1978)

July 14, 1978 – Buddy Rich will be accompanied by flutists Andy Fusco & Chuck Wilson, saxophonists Steve Marcus, Chuck Wilson, Gary Pribeck & Gerg Smith, trumpeters John Marshall, Mike McGovern, Mark Ohlsen & Chuck Schmidt, trombonists Glenn Franke, Dale Kirkland & George Moran, pianist Bob Kaye and bassist Tom Warrington at “North Sea Jazz […]

This week In Jazz Legends 11

Stan Getz Quartet, Pat Metheny Group, Astor Piazzolla, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Buddy Rich, Modern Jazz Quartet, Louis Armstrong, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Billy Cobham, George Duke Band, John Coltrane, Don Ellis. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]

Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie record ‘Bird & Diz’ for…

‘Bird & Diz’ by Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie is a studio album recorded (primarily) on June 6, 1950 with Thelonious Monk and Buddy Rich and released in 1952 by Clef. Track Listing : 1.Bloomdido (Charlie Parker) – 03:25 . 2.My Melancholy Baby (Ernie M. Burnett, George A. Norton) – 03:24 . 3.Relaxin’ With Lee […]