In this clip from – In this backstage interview, Jazz historian Gary Giddins talks about the life and career of Jazz legend Phil Woods. This interview was in conjunction with the Phil Woods Jazz Master Class from NYU.
Phil Woods is an American jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer. He has performed with greats like Dizzie Gillespie, Quincy Jones, Buddy Rich, and Thelonius Monk, and has won several Grammys as well as dozens of Down Beat Readers’ and Critics’ Polls.