Giving the Drummer Some

Ah, drum solos: Some people love them, others wish they could fast-forward through them. What’s the point of them anyway, and how do you define a good one? Shaun Brady asked these questions to some of jazz’s top drummers—Andrew Cyrille, Rudy Royston, Nasheet Waits, Sherrie Maricle, and Billy Hart among them—and got a fascinating range of responses, which you can read for yourself in this very special JazzTimes feature.

Giving the Drummer Some

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