Richard Maltby – A Pro’s Pro

Although Richard Maltby started his musical career as a trumpeter, it wasn't long before the skills he became known for came to the forefront. Over the course of a long career that began in the 1930s, he made his mark as one of the best composers, arrangers, and bandleaders around. He was especially known for … Continue reading Richard Maltby – A Pro’s Pro

The Music Of The Rat Race

As a retiree, I guess I'm not as susceptible to the hazards of the dreaded rat race that so many people have to face on a daily basis. But I certainly recall a time when I did often feel like a rat racing through a maze, and I also remember a movie of the same … Continue reading The Music Of The Rat Race