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Tony Williams: Young at Heart

The subject of today’s sermon is our dearly departed elder, Tony Williams. Brother Tony never lost his joy of swing, nor his belief that in helping others to reach their potential, he in turn would be lifted.

From the Miles Davis Quintet to Lifetime to the last Trio, this humble jazz soul went full circle-all the while waging a quiet revolution that has forever re-defined the drummer’s role in the jazz ensemble.

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