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Stan Levey: Stan Levey: The Original Original

If drummer Stan Levey hadn’t missed the sessions that produced the revolutionary Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie sides of early 1945, would he be better known today? The Original Original weaves together interviews with its subject, as well as Quincy Jones, Lalo Schifrin, Terry Gibbs and fellow percussionists Charlie Watts and Jim Keltner to trace Levey’s diverse and momentous career.

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