Par Rittsel 2009
This in contrast to a four year older band leader, Earl Hines, who welcomed Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker into his big band. Let me tell you a story that don't belong here but somehow needs to be told. As a teenager, I spent a night listening to Ray Nance talking about his life after an Ellington concert in my home town 1963.
A French Quintessence 2 CD album with a few Hasselgard/Goodman tracks