Roy Haynes

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Jazz master and Grammy Award-winning drummer Roy Haynes talks about his career, which began with an apprenticeship with Charlie Parker and Sarah Vaughan, and he discusses his performance at Jazz at Lincoln Center.


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Comments [4]

Matthew Garvin from NY

Went to "An Evening with Roy Haynes" last night at Jazz at Lincoln Center. I felt truely honered to see him playing with both his band and the jazz greats. What at special night!

Sep. 26 2010 03:47 PM
Ashton Spann

Correction: Ask Roy to comment ON Carmen McRae.

Sep. 09 2010 12:52 PM
Ashton Spann

Ask Roy to comment to Carmen McRae.

Sep. 09 2010 12:51 PM
Ashton Spann

I was introduced to Roy and his music in 1963. His endurance alone is a testament to his talents and musical gifts. His appearance on WNYC is clear evidence of the station's continuing good taste.

Sep. 09 2010 12:33 PM

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