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Norman Weinstein

About Me

I am a published poet and critic. My books include A Night In Tunisia: Imaginings of Africa in Jazz (Limelight Editions, 1993), Gertrude Stein and the Literature of the Modern Consciousness (Ungar) and Nigredo: Selected Poems 1970-1980 (Station Hill). My jazz criticism has appeared in "The Village Voice", "Jazziz", and "Downbeat". I'm also a winner of the ASCAP-Deems Taylor award for excellence in music criticism.

My Favorites

  1. John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
  2. Albert Ayler - Spiritual Unity
  3. Gato Barbieri, Chapter One