[JPL] The best drummer

Louis Erlanger louisx at myfairpoint.net
Thu Apr 8 17:28:58 EDT 2010


When I was in college in NYC Phil Schaap, who was also a student then, 
booked jazz across the street at a place called The West End.  I got to see 
Papa Joe Jones on a regular basis, sometimes many times a week. He was a 
magician and never failed to excite.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jae Sinnett" <jaejazz at yahoo.com>
To: <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
Sent: Thursday, April 08, 2010 4:40 PM
Subject: Re: [JPL] The best drummer


>
> Mr. Roach wouldn't have been Mr Roach if it wasn't for this gentleman. 
> Although his work on the hi hat...which he practically single handedly 
> defined for jazz... isn't shown in this clip and where Max got this idea 
> from...Max, Buddy, Art,..just about all of them pointed in his direction.
>
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ziQkWyIwo4
>
> Jae Sinnett
>
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> 




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