voices I miss
Tenor saxophonist Von Freeman (1923-2012, MCOTD Hall of Fame), “Footprints” (W. Shorter), live, Minneapolis, 1996 (Live at the Dakota);* Dead of Summer (Jean Seberg), 1970
Autumn weighs upon me
but tomorrow will come
and I will miss tonight
—Yosa Buson (1716-1783), translated from Japanese by W.S. Merwin and Takako Lento
*With Bobby Peterson, piano; Terry Burns, bass; Phil Hey, drums.