Excellent background on the Jazz Swing years from a drummer centrist point of view In The S, Swing Music Was Everywhere On The Radio, In The Great Hotel Ballrooms, At The Theatre, And In The Clubs And Perhaps At No Other Time Were Drummers Central To The Sound And Spirits Of Jazz There Was Benny Goodman And Genne Krupa, Jimmy Dorsey And Ray McKinley, Artie Shaw And Buddy Rich, Count Basie And Jo Jones Uptown At The Legendary Savoy There Was Chick Webb And His Orchestra The Big Bands Drew Their Life Blood From The Drummers At Their Core As Jo Jones Once Said, The Drummer Is The Key The Heartbeat Of Jazz
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz - The Swing Years book, this is one of the most wanted Burt Korall author readers around the world.
- 400 pages
- Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz - The Swing Years
- Burt Korall
- 10 May 2017 Burt Korall