Happy Birthday, Max Roach, Jazz Drummer

Happy Birthday, Max Roach, Jazz Drummer

There are 3 comments on the findingDulcinea story from Jan 10, 2009, titled Happy Birthday, Max Roach, Jazz Drummer. In it, findingDulcinea reports that:

Legendary jazz drummer Max Roach was an innovator to the end. As a young musician, he helped define new movements in jazz: later in life, he experimented with hip-hop and video artists, constantly exploring and ...

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bill mahan

United States

#1 Feb 27, 2009
I went to Halsey junior high with Barbatra Roach, also from Bed Stuy. She was born around 1941 and was a very talented singer, even at that age. Just wondering if she was related to Max Roach.
Lester

Poughkeepsie, NY

#2 Jan 10, 2010
Happy Birthday to a true master. Here is hours of free video of an amazing man. Enjoy!
http://www.jazzonthetube.com/videos/max-roach...
Janet

Portland, OR

#3 Jan 11, 2010
Thanks for introducing me to Max Roach.

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