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Old 12-13-2006, 05:22 PM
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Default Re: Buddy Rich and sheet music...

Not a lick. The popular rumor was that someone else would read the chart down, he'd listen and memorize, and then copy/embellish what was played.

Doh, theduke beat me to it.

Originally Posted by Kamikazee89 View Post
Someone told me that Rich never actually learned how to read music. Is this true? I can believe it, but I'm just curious if anyone else has any knowledge of it.
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