Category Archives: Lennie Tristano

Matthew Shipp on Jazz Teachers

TEA FOR TWO Ran Blake Breakthru Improvising Artists : 1976 RB, piano. The Five Spot is our new feature where musicians, critics, and fans select five significant tunes or albums from a favorite artist. Pianist and composer MATTHEW SHIPP chooses FIVE TRACKS BY… Continue reading

Category Dennis Sandole, Five Spot, Lennie Tristano, Matthew Shipp, Ran Blake

Tristano’s Free Jazz (& POEtry)

Ethan Iverson returns this week to conclude the blindfold test he initiated here at Destination: Out over a week ago. In a few minutes more, there came over the scene another radical alteration. The general surface grew somewhat more smooth,… Continue reading

Category Lennie Tristano