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Old 08-09-2013, 08:42 PM
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Default Re: Lost drummers wanted

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Originally Posted by camcoman View Post
I believe the other drummer you may be looking for is Duffy Jackson. His main claim to fame was a stint with the Count Basie Orchestra.
And what a true gentleman he is.... One night when they were in my town, my dad made his way to the bandstand before the band started and met him and then introduced me to Duffy. Duffy allowed me to sit on the stage right behind him the whole night. It was a moment I'll never forget.

His dad, by the way, is the famous bassist Chubby Jackson and is in the famous picture "Great Day in Harlem".
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