Interview One: One of the Extroverts of Jazz
Les Tomkins talks to the American bandleader and drummer in 1963, 1973, and again in 1987 in three separate interviews.
Interview Two: Speaks his mind
Art Blakey talks in depth about his experience drumming and the different styles of drumming there is to offer. Interview by Les Tomkins.
Interview Three: More messages from the messanger
Art Blakey discusses his views on being a 'Jazz Messanger'. Interview by Les Tomkins.
Interivew One: Let Musicians be Heard as Individuals
Interviews by Les Tomkins span 14 years of Buddy Rich's jazz drumming career.
Interview Two: Let's Honor the Living Greats
Buddy Rich discusses people who influence him and credit people he has worked with. Interview by Les Tomkins.
Interview Three: One Armed Drummer
Buddy Rich discusses what happened when he became a one armed drummer due to breaking his arm. Interview by Les Tomkins.
Interview One: Talk Drums
Les Tomkins talks to the jazz drummer twice in 1980 and again in 1982. Also, an interview with Frank King from 1967.
Interview Two: Drummers Dialogue
Ed Shaughnessy talks with Frank King about the art of drumming, tricks and techniques.
Interview Three: What Drummers Need to Know
Ed Shaughnessy discusses how to be a successful drummer and talks about the differences between rock and jazz drumming with Les Tomkins.
Interview One: One Thrill After Another
Les Tomkins interviews the jazz drummer Irv Cottler over 10 years (1975-1985).