Tag Archives: John Coltrane

Sing it George!

Benson, George 22/3/1943 Pittsburg, Pennsylvania Michael: This fragment is a fifth level mature artisan – second life thereat.  George is in the power mode with a goal of growth.  An idealist, he is in the moving part of intellectual centre. … Continue reading

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Oxford Circus. Pimlico. Barbican.

Bright and early Tuesday morning and it was off to Oxford Circus in search of more art.   No faking this; the hustle is fucking real.  As I poured through this joint, I recalled my advice to the London cab driver … Continue reading

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@ROM

Monday past, in a bid to escape the near-insufferable heat – why does it seem to be even hotter at nighttime? – I rode up onto the sidewalk from the bike lane in a bid to park my bike, I … Continue reading

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Michael Overleaves Appendix (Redux)

In the process of updating the copyright dates, I managed to have tidied up and properly alphabetised the Overleaves index.  Beautifully organised, I think that it will prove more appealing now.  Do enjoy!   https://dreampoetica.com/michael-overleaves-appendix/ ________________________ Photo: Ficus Benjamina tree … Continue reading

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Blue Train – John Coltrane (full album)

As it is Jazz appreciation month, here’s to one of the most glorious elixirs that each time setting foot in my home – after experiencing racial animus in it myriad manifestations – takes me higher.  Jazz is that one language, … Continue reading

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Natalie Cole 6/2/50_31/12/15

I am so devastated by this loss that I don’t even have the time to do the usual due diligence of listing credits. So poised, elegant, admirable, fabulous, fantastic… could scat/vocalese just as stratospherically as Ella Fitzgerald. From seeing her … Continue reading

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Impressions.

© 1963 Impressions, John Coltrane Quartet, Impulse Records Tenor Saxophone: John Coltrane Piano: McCoy Tyner Bass: Jimmy Garrison Drums: Elvin Jones Nothing beats ‘Trane’s focus! ____________________________ © 2013-2019 Arvin da Brgha.  All Rights Reserved.

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Giant Steps.

© 1960 John Coltrane, Giant Steps, Atlantic Records Tenor Saxophone: John Coltrane Piano: Tommy Flanagan Bass: Paul Chambers Drums: Art Taylor This has been the leap off point for many a flying dream and it has also been the way to … Continue reading

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Epistrophy.

© 1942 Thelonius Monk and Kenny Clarke – composition © 1957 Live at Carnegie Hall – Blue Note Piano: Thelonius Monk Tenor Saxophone: John Coltrane Bass: Ahmed Abdul-Malik Drums: Shadow Wilson Genius is such a beautifully rare flower…  Genius always … Continue reading

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Blue in Green.

© 1959 Miles Davis Blue in Green © Kind of Blue, Miles Davis, Columbia Records Trumpet: Miles Davis Piano: Bill Evans Alto Saxophone: Cannonball Adderley Tenor Saxophone: John Coltrane Double Bass: Paul Chambers Drums: Jimmy Cobb Smooth.  Elegant.  Exquisite.  Sophisticated. … Continue reading

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