Category Archives: Wondering Aloud

An omission from Civil Rights legacy?

As we approach the January 18 observance of MLK Day and all that the legacy of Dr. King means, including his brilliant remarks at the opening of the 1964 Berlin Jazz Festival (see below), I’m reminded of a very successful event … Continue reading

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Wondering Aloud: What’s up with New York Times jazz writers?

Though not a resident of New York City I spend a fair amount of time there — and if you work anywhere in the jazz business a working knowledge of New York is almost essential. I do a fair amount … Continue reading

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