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  1. Lessons of youthful fascinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    ... Unlike other firefighting outfits, they were trained to think on their feet and to improvise. They were the John Coltrane of the firefighting world. They were the best. For a boy spending summers in the woods of the Upper Peninsula, they were the ...

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  2. Beyond the Hendrix connection: Remembering Alan Douglas' jazz albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... teaming Duke Ellington with Max Roach and Charlie Mingus for "Money Jungle" (1962). Douglas also worked with John Coltrane, Oliver Nelson and Herbie Mann, among others. Career highlights can be found on "Douglas On Blue Note" (2009). Here's a bit of ...

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  3. OBITUARY: Alan Douglas, Jazz LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... itself, with its own inherent clashes and fusions of styles. He was a modernist from the start, putting and John Coltrane together for "Hard Driving Jazz," in 1958, and recording some of the most electrifying live dates involving ("Inta Somethin'A A ...

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  4. Postscript: Alan DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | New Yorker

    ... its own inherent clashes and fusions of styles. He was a modernist from the start, putting Cecil Taylor and John Coltrane together for " Hard Driving Jazz ," in 1958, and recording some of the most electrifying live dates involving Charles Mingus (" ...

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  5. TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival features two musical takes on the Komagata MaruRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... music specifically for that purpose. Think of the iconic images of Billie Holiday singing 'Strange Fruit', or John Coltrane's 'Alabama', which was kind of an elegy for the four children that were killed in a bombing in Birmingham, Alabama. Many ...

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  6. Beyond the Hendrix connection: Remembering Alan Douglas' jazz albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... teaming Duke Ellington with Max Roach and Charlie Mingus for "Money Jungle" (1962). Douglas also worked with John Coltrane, Oliver Nelson and Herbie Mann, among others. Career highlights can be found on "Douglas On Blue Note" (2009). Here's a bit of ...

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  7. John Stowell / Dave Liebman:...Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... sometimes melancholy tone of longing. Liebman is a self-described "post- Coltrane" saxophonist. Like John Coltrane, he is known for his relentless, almost frenetic improvising that pushes the limits of harmonics and sonorities with the aim of full ...

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  8. Interview: Something, Anything: An Interview with Paul HarrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Christianity Today

    ... seekers. Authors like Thomas Merton, of course, but also books like Tolstoy's My Confession, interviews with John Coltrane, lots of stuff. Some of this was re-reading, stuff that has been important to me in my own life, regardless of the film. As ...

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  9. Review: Charles Lloyd, Jason Moran at SFJazz CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... He has a lean and mellow sound -- it's become an essence, almost a fragrance -- that comes out of the John Coltrane school, but with his own brand of swoops and squiggles and leaps. Friday, he rarely strayed far from a melody. On Gershwin's "Bess, ...

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  10. Movie review: 'Ida' looks at Polish life under communist ruleRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... possesses more than its share of sensory pleasures, among them a soundtrack dominated by the silky sounds of John Coltrane and a command of time and place that allows viewers to feel that they've been on the same grim road as the story's intriguing ...

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  11. Interview - Will Calhoun, drummer for Living ColourRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... to search and push and deliver. That's what Hendrix did, that's what Miles Davis did, all my heroes... John Coltrane. These guys were always pushing the envelope and always searching and turning stones over. Absolutely. No. I think not to be ...

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  12. Vivaldi thrives in a chamber music settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... both violin and harpsichord in this setting with the same imaginative energy we would find centuries later in John Coltrane and Bud Powell. While last night's performance was true to the score as it had been notated, it was also very much a ...

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  13. Veteran sax man complements pianistRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... He has a lean and mellow sound -- it's become an essence, almost a fragrance -- that comes out of the John Coltrane school but with his own brand of swoops and squiggles and leaps. Friday, he rarely strayed far from a melody. On Gershwin's "Bess, ...

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  14. Movie review: 'Ida' a troubling trip back in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Monterey County Herald

    ... possesses more than its share of sensory pleasures, among them a soundtrack dominated by the silky sounds of John Coltrane and a command of time and place that allows viewers to feel that they've been on the same grim road as the story's intriguing ...

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  15. the Ensemblist Live, Ravi Coltrane Quartet & More Set for Birdland, 6/16-20Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... minimum He may bear the name of jazz royalty, but saxophonist Ravi Coltrane , the son of the legendary John Coltrane and pianist Alice Coltrane, "blows an original and distinctly modern strain of jazz, distilling but never seeking to imitate his ...

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  16. 'Ida' a powerful testament of truth and pain'Ida' a powerful...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... up a hitchhiker (Dawid Ogrodnik) who plays the saxophone; he will later introduce Anna to the pleasures of John Coltrane. For a young woman who knows nothing, almost literally nothing, of the outside world (she was raised in the convent), sensual ...

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  17. Detroit music legend and banking entrepreneur Don Davis dies at age 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... which opened in 1933, is where John Lee Hooker cut "Boogie, Chillen"; where young turks of jazz including John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie and Kenny Burrell cut sides; where George Clinton practically lived when it was P-Funk's home studio; and where ...

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  18. Smart bet web extra: Jacob Rodriguez Quartet's tribute to John ColtraneRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    Jazz legend John Coltrane once said, "To be a musician is really something. It goes very, very deep.

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  19. It's all in the fingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... in direction for him. "Before joining Miles, I had been pretty much a purist in my tastes. I loved Miles and John Coltrane and all the musicians that surround them. But I didn't look much further into rock or pop," he says. "When Miles began to ...

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  20. VIDEO/DVD: Video: Teddy Edwards, 1962Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | All About Jazz

    In the tenor sax pantheon, there's Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Dexter Gordon, Sonny Rollins and John Coltrane.

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