Originally Posted by jazzgregg
Fair enough man, and so you did! Billy is a great player and has somehow avoided being awarded the praise reserved for his collegues. It's unfortunate.
It is unfortunate. He's played on a lot of really great sessions and his longevity...he's still going strong. It seems he will never be looked on as one of the truly great jazz players though, apart from among the jazz buffs, which is rather sad really.