Movie – Buddy Rich: The Lost West Side Story Tapes

Originally recorded in 1985, the master tapes of Buddy Rich and his band’s performance of West Side Story were thought to have been lost in a fire. The 2-hour concert showcases Rich’s characteristically percussive approach to Leonard Bernstein’s score, with a helping of standards that prove the band to be a drum-tight unit.

All films are shown at the Beecroft Art Gallery Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EX. 2pm Entrance free

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