Monday, March 4th
No one fired up this pianist—one of the most influential in the history of jazz—like this drummer.
Bill Evans Trio (BE [1929-1980], piano; Philly Joe Jones [1923-1985], drums; Marc Johnson [1953-], bass), “Nardis” (M. Davis), live, Italy (Umbria), 1978
How many poems have gotten so much attention with so few words?
so much depends
a red wheel
glazed with rain
beside the white
—William Carlos Williams (1883-1963), “The Red Wheelbarrow”