Correspondence: On Stan Kenton

Stan Kenton

Rifftides reader Fred Augerman writes: Hi Doug, I was kind of surprised that there was no mention of the passing of Stan Kenton, which was on August 25, 1979! Here's Shelly Manne's very poignant tribute at the time of Stan's passing. _________________________________________________________________________________________________ He was a friend to all musicians. He was like a Father. He was like a psychiatrist. He was the guy next to you on the bus. He ate the same lousy … [Read more...]