Stan Levey (Drums)
Born: 5th April 1926, Philadelphia,
Died: 19th April 2005, Van Nuys, California
Stan Levey was an American jazz drummer. He was known for working with Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie in the early development of bebop during the 1940s, and in the next decade had stint with bandleader Stan Kenton. Levey retired from music in the 1970s to work as a photographer.