Brian Blade & Life Cycles (BB, drums; Myron Walden, woodwinds; John Hart, guitar; Jon Cowherd, piano; Doug Weiss, bass; Monte Croft, vibraphone, voice; Rogerio Boccato, percussion), “My Joy,” “Slow Change,” “Hello to the Wind,” “The Final Four,” live (studio), Seattle, published 1/10/20 (recorded 9/27/19)
other morning, Oak Park, Ill.
The moon disappears
into darkening treetops
collecting the rain
—Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), translated from Japanese by Sam Hamill