Animation and panache have always been the drummer's goals. Working toward them, jazz's most virile septuagenarian (an ex-husband of the legendary Sarah Vaughan, no less) let's his instrument's personality coincide with his own. You can hear it all over Fountain of Youth, a recent live date that's one-third Monk tunes and two-thirds postbop heaven.
Wed - Sun: 9 & 11pm, Fri & Sat: 12:30am
Added by dagarrat on March 7, 2005