Phil Woods Quartet

Pictured (by Umberto Santucci), the quartet of American saxophonist Phil Woods – formed by pianist Gordon Beck, drummer Daniel Humair and double bassist Ron Mathewson – in concert in Rai Hall A

The 1960s and early 1970s saw numerous performances by Italian and international jazz musicians organized at the Radio Rai headquarters at 10 Via Asiago in Rome

Contribution excerpted from the book “The Italy of Jazz” by Adriano Mazzoletti.