Saturday, January 7th

by musicclipoftheday

two takes

“What a Wonderful World” (B. Thiele & G.D. Weiss)

George Adams (1940-1992; tenor saxophone) & Don Pullen (1941-1995; piano), live, Japan (Mt. Fuji Jazz Festival), 1989


Louis Armstrong (1901-1971), live (TV show), England, 1967



random sights

this morning, Chicago (Columbus Park)




what we’re about to lose

Michelle Obama, speaking to a gathering of school counselors at the White House (excerpt), yesterday


Our glorious diversity—our diversities of faiths, and colors, and creeds—that is not a threat to who we are; it makes us who we are.