Torrie Zito

The wonderful Torrie Zito (October 12, 1933 – December 3, 2009)

While I was working with the NY Pops this past week, principal percussionist Jim Saporito gave me some great tips about voicing vibraphone chords that he picked up working with Torrie Zito. Now they’re in my toolbox. Here’s a terrific interview with Mr Z. from 1974.

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