Four great clips of drummer Tootie Heath recorded at the Stanford Jazz Workshop in 2008. Heath spends a good deal of time answering questions like: What makes a good jazz tune? Who as your mentor? What do you think we’re here on earth to do?!? (I like that last one.)
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