A Drummer's Story by Warren Benbow,Alan Nahigian

By Warren Benbow,Alan Nahigian

A Drummer's tale chronicles the adventures of Warren Benbow, a child drummer simply out of the highschool of acting Arts in long island urban. His tales describe the altering global of jazz within the Seventies, from acoustic song to electrical jazz fusion. Warren narrates his studies with the mythical musicians he knew and performed with. Names comparable to Whitney Houston, Nina Simone, Stevie ask yourself, Miles Davis, Betty Carter, and James 'Blood' Ulmer. His memoir displays not just the shifts in the sounds of Jazz, however the altering racial and political weather in the USA in the course of the 60's and 70's.

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