Monthly Archives: April 2012

The hihat

Hi-Hats are deep!

Hi-Hats are deep!

I have to laugh because my last entry was about Tony Williams and this entry was inspired by hearing Tony play the hihat. Tony did everything known to Mankind with the hihat. There is no improvement on the topic. I’ve never heard something so simple be explored so deeply. Tony makes the hihat blossom into the universe that it is. You cannot imagine how much the hihat can do until you hear Tony, Max Roach and Buddy Rich play the hihat. ‘Nuff said.