Thread: Art Blakey
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Old 11-29-2009, 09:03 AM
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Wikpedia says
By the time he was a teenager he was playing the piano full-time, leading a commercial band. Shortly afterwards, he taught himself to play the drums in the aggressive swing style of Chick Webb, Sid Catlett and Ray Bauduc.
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