died of heart failure on April 2, 1987, after maybe one too many drum solos.
Then I went on the road -- and Buddy Rich
Barton comes across as a master teacher and a bit of a TV star (like Buddy Rich
, he forgets the camera).
I put Buddy Rich
photos on my walls; I listened non-stop to old swing; I tilted my snare drum down and got old Slingerland heads that looked like Gene Krupa's kit; I used traditional grip.
Fat Chops' repertoire covers a lot of the big band canon, from Buddy Rich
to Maria Schneider.
It was an entertaining evening of music-making with the band playing a selection of classics and more unusual numbers by, among others, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Buddy Rich
and Dizzie Gillespie.
Hosted by ELO's Bev Bevan, the concert will see each drummer perform a couple of arrangements with the band before combining for a (presumably very loud) finale and will include a tribute to the late Buddy Rich
, aka The World's Greatest Drummer.
From Robert Johnson to Buddy Rich
to Steve Vai to Sinatra to Elvis .
The weekend was crowned by supreme ensemble playing from the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with spots verging on the unbelievable from drummer Alyn Cosker as they performed leader Tommy Smith's epic arrangement of Rhapsody in Blue and a tribute to Buddy Rich
He has a wide interest in music, in particular jazz, with his particular hero being Buddy Rich
In its 30-year history, legends such as Ella Fitzgerald, Lionel Hampton, Buddy Rich
and Wynton Marsalis have thrilled the festival's audiences.
Perform two 90-minute recitals Dewi says inspirational figures were Buddy Rich
and deaf percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie.
Sweeney has worked with such celebrities as Frank Sinatra, Buddy Rich
, Ed McMahon and Ray Charles.
Ringo was never exactly a Gene Krupa or Buddy Rich
His business partner Vitale has performed and recorded with Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, James Taylor, and Buddy Rich
, and has toured through Europe, Japan and the U.