COVID-19: We have resumed very limited warehouse and shipping operations. Please see here for details.

Dick Wellstood

Email alerts for products
by Dick Wellstood


Richard MacQueen Wellstood, 25 November 1927, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA, d. 24 July 1987, Palo Alto, California, USA. After learning to play piano in his home town, Wellstood came to New York City in 1946 and was soon working with able musicians such as newcomer Bob Wilber and veteran Sidney Bechet. In the early 50s he visited Europe with Jimmy Archey’s band, but divided his time between music and law studies. After qualifying as a lawyer he returned to full-time music, working mostly... Read more