Steve Gadd has collaborated with such jazz giants as saxophonist David Sanborn, multi-instrumentalist Chet Baker, keyboardist Chick Corea and saxophonist Paul Desmond. The performance above comes from 1985.
Appraising Gadd, Corea once remarked that every drummer "wants to play like Gadd because he plays perfect." Added Corea, He has brought orchestral and compositional thinking to the drum kit," praising Gadd's "great imagination and a great ability to swing."
Steve Gadd, drums
Eddie Gomez, bass
George Young, reeds
Warren Bernhard, keyboard
Ack Van Rooyen, trumpet
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