She, like her peers Buddy Rich
and Gene Krupa, studied with Billy Gladstone.
Fraser, who had set up the Fraser Lawson Entertainment Agency, was a great admirer of drummer Buddy Rich
and managed to get him to appear in 1986 at the Barry Memorial Hall.
Shaw hired Billie Holiday, Mel Torme, Buddy Rich
, "Hot Lips" Page, and many others.
Jazz is the soundtrack of St Regis, as appealing to today's global luxury travellers, as it was to New York's high society who frequented the rooftop ballroom at the landmark hotel in the 1930s to listen to Count Basie, Buddy Rich
and other Jazz Age greats," said Paul James, Global Brand Leader, The Luxury Collection and St Regis Hotels & Resorts.
Regis, as appealing to today's global luxury travelers, as it was to New York's high society who frequented the rooftop ballroom at the landmark hotel in the 1930s to listen to Count Basie, Buddy Rich
and other Jazz Age greats," says Paul James, global brand leader, The Luxury Collection and St.
He's one of the UK's top saxophonists, recently playing at the Buddy Rich
25th Anniversary Memorial Concert at the London Palladium alongside the likes of Tony Christie.
Brass-player Greg Wilson-Copp played cornet with Gloucester Excelsior Band and drummer Tim Tolhurst counts Buddy Rich
and Keith Moon among his influences.
Come Back To Me by Sammy Davis and the Buddy Rich
From the country music of Bill Monroe and the classics of John Phillip Sousa to the jazz of drummer Buddy Rich
and rock-and-roll legends John Bonham and guitarist Eric Clapton--readers will enjoy this back stage pass to the history of American musical instrument makers.
But he was proudest of capturing Buddy Rich
- Frank Sinatra's favourite drummer - to do a duet with the Muppet drummer, Animal.
The 16-strong band, which re-creates the classic big band music of artists such as Maynard Ferguson, Buddy Rich
and Stan Kenton, will be entertaining the society and its guests with a varied repertoire showcasing its unique sound featuring all brass instruments.
Only fellow drummer Buddy Rich
could have been considered a contender to his crown.