New York, the Jazz Corner of the World
Rob Palmer [+]
Rob Palmer is a Senior Probation Officer and a semi-professional bass player of twenty-eight years experience, who has played jazz for most of that time. He has performed and recorded with some of the leading British jazz musicians including Jim Mullen, Iain Ballamy, Stan Sultzman, Janusz Carmello, Dave DeFries, Tim Whitehead and Roy Williams. His ambition is to play with one of these guys twice.
This Chapter considers the Jazz scene in New York and Paul Chambers early career upon his move to New York.