Buddy Rich, NYC, New York, 1954 © HERMAN LEONARD,
Charlie Parker "And I sat there listening to that sound of the night which bop has come to represent for all of us."
Legendary photographer Herman Leonard captured rare moments of jazz icons, like this stunning portrait of Charlie Parker at work. See more at BrainPickings.org
Wayne Shorter - Besides working in Weather Report, I've also enjoyed recording ("Joyrider") and touring in two other bands led by Wayne!
Ladies and gentlemen, a true master of his craft: Jaco Pastorius
Jaco Pastorius (December 1, 1951 - September 21, 1987) American guitarist (o.a. known the band Weather Report).
Pat Metheny : News: Birdman wins 4 Oscars, Antonio Sanchez composed & performed the solo improvised drum score