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Folder 16 Webster, Robin interviewed by Charles E. Austin, September 25, 1997

Webster, Robin, a saxophone player who played for the Army band and in Pittsburgh.

[T1S1] Childhood and music; Army band; performing in Pittsburgh and other musicians; proper payment for job; rehearsal bands; loss of camaraderie without old Musicians’ Club; importance of professionalism and respecting elder musicians; other musicians; performing solo and with trios; mentors from Local 471.

[T1S2] Intimidation of other players; importance of dedication and practicing; Pittsburgh style of playing; studying music; advice to younger musicians; Union merger; choosing gigs.