The Life and Times of Warren Durrett

Warren Durrett's life and career spanned from the golden age of Swing to the beginnings of Modern Jazz. His band was a pillar of traditional Jazz big band music in the Kansas City area for over forty years. In this section of Swing and Sweat, explore the man behind the music, from his early beginnings until his retirement in 1986, and beyond. Investigate the different facets of Warren's life, including the band, the jingles, family, friends, and fun anecdotes.