Tag Archives: Steve Coleman

DIMENSIONS AND EXTENSIONS: Sam Rivers, 1923-2011

We were deeply saddened to hear about the passing of the great Sam Rivers. That last name is as right as rain — his talents were so varied, multifarious, they were like streams that fed into the greater ocean of jazz. Best… Continue reading

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GUEST POST: A Bunky Green Primer by Rudresh Mahanthappa

We’re thrilled to be able to present a second erudite guest post from saxophonist and composer Rudresh Mahanthappa. Here he riffs on his association with the unsung altoist Bunky Green, and provides several views and sonic snapshots of Green’s career… Continue reading

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An Indiosyncratic Introduction to Indian Music

We’re incredibly pleased to offer this guest post by saxophonist and composer Rudresh Mahanthappa. It offers insight into Rudresh’s own art, while also serving as a terrific primer on Indian music. For those – like us – who have been curious… Continue reading

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