Day: August 16, 2002

Larry Rivers

Yitzroch Loiza Groosberg was born in New York City on Aug 17, 1923, the child of Ukranian immigrants. Fascinated from an early age by the city’s jazz scene, young Yitzroch emerged as Larry Rivers, saxophonist and leader of Larry Rivers and the Mudcats, one of many configurations with which he … Read the rest