In August of 1969, Lenny has a chance to record an album with the legendary jazz artist Miles Davis. The product of the recording session was "Bitches Brew" - now known as one of the greatest jazz albums!
A few months later, Lenny was walking the streets of San Francisco when he spots a record store with the brand new "Bitches Brew" album in the window. Lenny then saw the album for the first time and was overcome with emotions seeing his name on an album!
In celebration of Vic Firth Company's 50th anniversary, we've spent an entire year celebrating Game-Changing Moments in drumming -- including yours! To everyone who shared a story with us this year, thank you! Drumming is a shared experience and we are all brothers and sisters! Your stories have inspired us to continue making the best sticks possible and to continue changing the game for drummers everywhere.
We received thousands of amazing stories this year. Although it was difficult to choose only one story, we're happy to announce that Joe Russomano is our grand prize winner in the Game-Changing Moments contest!Read Joe's Story