Wendall Hobbs

    “Riff Raff”


    “Riff Raff” is an original composition by Wendell Hobbs and performed by The Master’s of Jazz Orchestra. The song is built around what jazz musicians call a “riff”, which is a short melodic idea that is developed throughout the arrangement. Wendell Hobbs is a saxophonist, composer, arranger and leader/conductor of The Mastera of Jazz Orchestra and has toured with The Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and Artie Shaw Orchestra during a career that spans over 50 years.

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