Wednesday, 5/16/12

by musicclipoftheday

It’s easy to play a lot of notes; what’s hard is to play a few.

Jon Hassell (trumpet), “Last Night The Moon Came,” live, Switzerland (Lausanne), 2009

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lagniappe

reading table

Barn’s burnt down—
now
I can see the moon.

—Mitzuta Masahide, 1657-1723 (translated from Japanese by Lucien Stryk and Takashi Ikemoto)