Granite to Wind in Rehearsal

Only a few days ago until the Keith Tippett Festival. Here’s a nice clip and some comments from the rehearsals…

37. Wryly timeless

The Ass’ Song. Annie Ross, Loguerhythms, 1962 Advice to jazz singers: Find a decent poet who is interested in songwriting.…

36. Vanguard vibe

Song and Dance, from Joe Lovano Quartets, Live at the Village Vanguard, 1994 All of Joe Lovano’s early dates for…

34. Rhythm machine

Eclypso, Tommy Flanagan trio, 1977 Yes, it’s Tommy Flanagan, so you get impeccable, beautifully articulated piano playing. Like Hank Jones,…