In this episode of "Notes from the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame," Art Blakey tells journalist Ben Sidran about his experience as a drummer-bandleader, the importance of cohesion in the band's personalities, and why he liked to be known as an innovator.
"Notes from the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame" is produced by Quoted Studios and Jazz at Lincoln Center
Interview recorded on January 4, 1985 through Ben Sidran's Talking Jazz Project
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