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Robert Glasper | A Love Supreme

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Jazz

John Coltrane's A Love Supreme (Poem, audio)

A Love Supreme

I will do all I can to be worthy of Thee O Lord.
It all has to do with it.
Thank you God. 399 more words

Christianity

#BlackLivesMatter meets Classical Music

From Bitch Media, here’s an interview with Courtney Bryan, composer of a work dedicated to the memory of Sandra Bland, a Black woman who was found hanged in her jail cell in Texas in 2015. 111 more words

Music

Music: Calling on John Coltrane

The last post was about Gil Scott-Heron’s Lady Day and John Coltrane. Realizing now that some (most?) readers were not familiar with Coltrane, here’s some background and suggestions. 196 more words

Religion

Throwback: John Coltrane's A Love Supreme/Some Thoughts on Jazz, John Coltrane, My Father and 9/11

This is a re-post from last year with some slight edits here and there; however, I think the sentiments and thoughts from that post apply for today and every single day. 1,334 more words

Jazz

Paying Tribute to Rudy Van Gelder, Jazz Icon

The most important sound engineer in jazz history has died, aged 91

Rudy Van Gelder with Blue Note Records producer Alfred Lion.

Rudy Van Gelder’s recording studio. 643 more words

20th Century

Wednesday Open Thread |A Love Supreme

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Mr. John Coltrane, because I can NEVER get enough of his “Love Supreme.”

Politics