Thread: Virgil Donati
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Old 08-30-2005, 08:07 PM
Lambo Lambo is offline
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Default Re: Virgil Donati is the Buddy Rich of our time ("IMO"...I suppose)

Originally Posted by Clark
No way. I know this whole thing isn't fair but I have to respond. These drummers are VERY different. Donati plays COMPLEX patterns and does not play with the swing
of a Buddy Rich. Point blank: Buddy had more control, speed, fire, etc....
Nothing against Virgil but there is no comparison.
I would say Virgil could probably get up to BR's speed.....
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