Cornetist Buddy Bolden is one of the premier legendary figures of jazz. Credited as the founder of jass," later to be called jazz, he was the first player to pursue an improvisational style. Much is unknown about Bolden\'s life, however, and it has been difficult for jazz historians to separate myth from reality, and the legend continues to grow... Read more.
- The Sky Is Blue by Hrayr Attarian
The Sky Is Blue
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings