Artt Frank

Artt Frank: Veteran be bop drummer Artt Frank has played with virtually every major figure in jazz, beginning with all-night jam sessions with Charlie Parker, Sonny Stitt, Dexter Gordon and Bud Powell at such legendary jazz haunts as "The Royal Roost" on New York's 52nd Street. Artt later went on to play with Chet Baker over the course of several years, with whom he also became a close personal friend. In addition to his career as a drummer, Artt has been a middleweight boxer, a Shakespearean...See more