Keep Swinging!: Approach Your Senior Years Without Skipping A Beat

Sam Ulano

ISBN: 978-1890612405 (240 pp.)

For the multitudes of people entering their senior years, jazz-drumming great Sam Ulano offers a road map to aging well and managing your health, money, and attitude. Based on his personal philosophies and life experiences, Keep Swinging provides straight-shooting words of wisdom on such subjects as retirement, dealing with kids, and being alone. His messages–which are filled with anecdotal humor, common sense, and joy–offer a great source of hope and comfort.


Sam Ulano (1920-2014) was a performer, educator, and author who was in the music profession for over sixty-five years. Well-known for his methods of drum teaching and his progressive approach to writing about the instrument he loved, Sam has over 2,500 drum-instruction books to his credit. Known as “Mr. Rhythm,” he has appeared on television with Gary Moore, Ernie Kovacs, and Joe Franklin, as well as with Steve Allen on The Tonight Show.