This masterclass with Max Roach, recorded in Torino, Italy circa. 1994 recently popped up on YouTube and since Max is my all-time drum hero, here it is!
I'm not sure who said it or where I saw this, but I recently saw this quote:
"Whenever you listen to Max Roach, you will never be disappointed."
And they are right!
And finally, I shared this one last week in my post featuring Joe Farnsworth's brilliant brush lesson. Here is Max demonstrating his beautiful ballad brushwork while singing the old standard I Love You: