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Instead of having parents that discouraged colon artistic leaning, they supported his decision. The defining jazz records from the s through the s had been recorded, and rock and roll, such as it was, had completely taken over the airwaves and the great jazz clubs started to close down.

We were just so damn close. I remember these words vividly, you know?

Drummers occupy a unique place in the panorama of music history. The bossa nova craze, epitomized by “The Girl From Ipanema,” had also come and gone by the late s. Shelley was one of the great drummers.

Bailey had his first lesson on the drums when he was seven. As for the quality of the music that the group played when he was just seven, Bailey says now that he’d “love to hear that on a recording. Srt they were jazz guys and they loved our music and we got along so well. There was one off bastion of jazz left on American television, and that was with the Tonight Show band headed up by Doc Severinson.

Bailey, Colin: Drum Solos – The Art of Phrasing (Buch + CD) – Brandt – Percussion-Noten-Versand

He has a lot to show for the kid of 15 who first stepped outside those school gates knowing he was going to be a drummer.

Afterwards he said, I like the way you play. Fhe was not yet 10 when World War II started blazing copin Europe, but he remembers that time in the more fractured, compartmentalized way a child sees huge events – a war is not seen as sweeping and gigantic to a child, but is experienced in small personal ways.


George was a great player but he was very organized,” said Bailey. We hung out with Sarah and Diz. But on Saturdays Jan started to go in there to help, they were bailwy on Saturdays, and that’s where we thr said Bailey. My uncle was in the band. Winifred Atwell About the time Bailey turned 18 he received an invitation to audition for a pianist named Winifred Atwell – a name that may phraslng be familiar today, but who was a rising star at the time.

Bailey has been around long enough to have met his wife when she was working in a record store where they were still spinning 78s for the customers to being able to see an old video clip of him playing on a TV show with Ben Webster that’s posted on YouTube. When I was playing with Victor Feldman in L. Talk about heaven, to play with him and Monty bassist Monty Budwig on a regular basis, it was unbelievable.

Ben was an original. He’s made a career by staying true to his sterling artistry — a craft that he’s been able to adapt to the unique demands of big band swing to jazz to movie soundtracks to the crazy versatility that’s required for in-house TV studio bands.

Bailey, Colin: Drum Solos – The Art of Phrasing (Buch + CD)

My wife and I got a Green Card, and we had to sell everything in 10 days, our car and all the other stuff” to go on tour. It was very pleasant,” Bailey said.

I had a crush on the sister, she was a couple of years older than me.

God, there used to be so many jazz clubs. Peter was the drummer for them and he used to come over to my house and he taught me how to read drum parts. He had come to the Jazz Workshop phrasung Jimmy Witherspoon and we played a three week gig, six nights a week, and Sunday afternoons,” said Bailey.

There were two accordions, a banjo and drums,” he said. It was a shock playing with George Shearing after playing with Chet. When John Coltrane played with Miles, that was great. Bailey explains the technique like this: Bailey also got a gig playing with the Australian Jazz Quartet, which opened for, of all groups, The Kingston Trio colon that popular folk group toured Australia in One of the most underrated, but not amongst the guys.


I miss her terribly. For Colin Bailey, that person is Joe Morello. He was out there,” said Bailey. It’s hard to get over that. It would be like 3 o’clock in the morning and he would eat this big bowl of chili. He was one of the most beautiful players who ever played. Atwell’s manager arranged for Bailey to start playing with the house band ov Australia’s Channel 9 in Sydney, and as zrt side gig he would sit in with the big jazz names that came through the continent.

Not quite the end, but the heyday was srt.

Colin Bailey – Bass Drum Control – Revised (Book + CD)

His grandfather and his father were butchers, they had their own shop, and Bailey’s mother used to gailey out in the store doing the books. The drum-bass combo lasts about a minute, and then the piano kicks in. I always got a lesson from him then. The first track on the album “Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus” begins simply enough: There were two drummers auditioning and the other guy was probably better but they liked my sense of humor,” said Bailey.

Budwig died in baileg Guaraldi passed away in the ‘s. I was from England! That’s the end of jazz. When asked if his parents saw him achieve success, bailej said, “My father came to the London Palladium in when I was playing with singer Vic Damone. I’m trying to keep as busy and occupied as I can, to take my mind off it.

Bailey’s done it all. I was amazed by it,” said Bailey.