Thelonius Monk’s advice to saxophonist Steve Lacy (1960)
every line of this
(via mrgan) 2009-01-26
anyone else want to click when the underlined words?
Can you identify a genius given only their scrawlings?
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This was my background for a while because it’s such a wonderful fucking artifact, and reading it would genuinely perk...
Great jazz, like anything great, comes from serious self-awareness.