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Till That Time

When Mercury and Venus are devoured
by the wake of collapsed stars
we will emerge again as purest
love

© Chagall 2014

Poetry

Or

When I’m small I am the speck
looking out at angels

On the other hand it’s Me
peering down

© Chagall 2014

Poetry

50 Years of "A Love Supreme"

In a recent post on the NPR website, Arun Rath launched into his piece celebrating the 50th anniversary of Coltrane’s A Love Supreme by observing that “For people across musical boundaries and cultures — for Carlos Santana, Bono, Joni Mitchell, Steve Reich, Bootsy Collins, Gil Scott-Heron — hearing… 168 more words

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We Do

She told me
I break easy

I begged her
Fade away

We vowed
to be one

Breaking
yet to fade

© Chagall 2014

Poetry

A Love Supreme on Huff Po

Check out a video hangout with an all-star group of commentators, including my Penn colleague Guthrie Ramsey, as they discuss Coltrane’s A Love Supreme on its 50th anniversary.

Review: Angelique Kidjo and Ibeyi

 Praying To Ancestors by Miguel “Anga” Diaz Echu Migwa, Ibae Bae, T’orun.

November was such a busy month for me in London, but thankfully I had some time to go and see some wonderful acts. 872 more words

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Visions of A Love Supreme

“Welcome to the London branch of the Church of St John Coltrane,” the writer, editor and concert promoter Paul Bradshaw said, introducing last night’s event at the Union Chapel, the loveliest of the city’s performance spaces, featuring Rowland Sutherland’s… 550 more words

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