Roy Haynes http://wrti.org en When Your Grandfather Is The Greatest Living Jazz Drummer http://wrti.org/post/when-your-grandfather-greatest-living-jazz-drummer The drummer Marcus Gilmore is coming off a major year in his career. In 2012, <em>DownBeat</em> magazine named him its top Rising Star Drummer in its long-running <a href="http://www.downbeat.com/default.asp?sect=stories&subsect=story_detail&sid=1033" target="_blank">Critics Poll</a>; pianist <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/92749291/vijay-iyer" target="_blank">Vijay Iyer</a>'s trio, of which Gilmore is a member, also took the Jazz Album and Jazz Group of the Year categories. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:55:00 +0000 Angelika Beener 5106 at http://wrti.org When Your Grandfather Is The Greatest Living Jazz Drummer