Monday, May 15, 2017

Joe LaBarbera Up Close

Today's blog post features a nice side profile view of the great Joe LaBarbera in action, featuring baritone saxophone Master Gary Smulyan with the ever swinging John Clayton on bass:

This next one is brief and obviously a commercial for Gretsch Drum's current stock of snare drums BUT it's also a great excuse to check out Joe's exceptionally fluid and loose snare drum technique:

I think it all looks good and sounds good to me!

1 comment:

  1. A guy who has done it all in the jazz world. Very musical and tasty, love his playing. Thanks for posting!