Sunday, June 12, 2016

Al Albert's Big Band

One of my favorite interviews that I did for my daily WARB radio program was with Al Albert of Covington, the man with the band. Al was a printer by day, but at all other times he was Al the trumpeter and leader of his own big band.

 To listen to the audio interview we recorded, click on the play symbol > below. He shares his passion for music, the challenge of learning to play a musical instrument, and the rewards in putting together a big band for the entire community to enjoy. The interview was around 1980.