This Week at Lincoln Center: "Buddy Rich Centennial"

Clip: Season 2017 Episode 84 | 1m 17s

On April 7-8 The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will showcase the virtuosity of big band drums and rhythm during the "Buddy Rich Centennial: Celebrating the Jazz Drum." The program will be led by drummer Ali Jackson and will include the world premiere of his “Living Grooves: A World in Jazz Rhythm,” an extended piece written in the spirit of jazz drum greats like Buddy Rich.

Aired: 03/29/17

Rating: NR

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