Jamaican-percussionist Larry Mcdonald-chat-about-his-music and Gil Scott-Heron


Manage episode 231729558 series 139966
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.
#Jamaican-percussionist Larry Mcdonald-chat-about-his-music and Gil Scott-Heron Larry McDonald is a Jamaican percussionist. He was born in Port Maria, Jamaica in 1937. McDonald played congas with Carlos Malcolm's band, #Toots and the Maytals and the Count Ossie Band. He plays a wide variety of traditional percussion instruments. McDonald has a nearly 50-year #history of recording and performing with a wide variety of artists, such as #Gil #Scott-Heron, and Taj Mahal (musician). In 2009, McDonald released his first solo album "Drumquestra," which features many of his former collaborators, including Sly Dunbar, Uzziah Thompson of Bob Marley and the Wailers and the former Count Ossie drummers known as the "Mystic Revelation Of Rastafari." in an orchestra of #drummers.

1288 episodes available. A new episode about every 15 hours averaging 146 mins duration .