Al Casey

Buck-Jumpin

Buck Jumpin'

  • Release Date: 07 Oct 1991
  • OJCCD-675-2

Buck Jumpin' is named for Al Casey's famous 1941 solo feature recording with Fats Waller, his employer of many years. In 1960, Casey was, if anything, even more a master of the unamplified acoustic guitar than when he served with Fats Waller and His Rhythm. His new version of "Buck Jumpin'" is a study in the difficult art of swinging hard at low volume while projecting an air of relaxation. An exemplar of both solo and rhythm guitar, Casey is joined here by the veteran swin… MORE