PAS Hall of Fame

Buddy Rich

(Sep 30, 1917 – Apr 2, 1987)

buddy-rich-300Elected to the Percussive Arts Society’s Hall of Fame in 1986 in the categories of band leader, drum set, and recording artist, Buddy Rich is best known as the most technically advanced drum set artist of the 20th century and for leading the Buddy Rich Big Band.

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