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ARTICLE: THE JAZZ LIFE

Getting Past (E)Go

Read "Getting Past (E)Go" reviewed by Peter Rubie

I like to play squash, and the best advice a pro ever gave me was this: “Hit the ball in the middle of the racquet." Do you have any idea how difficult that simple piece of advice is to master?

Not so long ago, a friend (Brent Vaartstra) posted a great podcast about overcoming ...

ARTICLE: EXTENDED ANALYSIS

Warne Marsh & Lee Konitz: Two Not One

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Warne Marsh & Lee Konitz
Two Not One
Storyville
2009



The cumulative impression of this four-disc reissue of sets tenor saxophonist Warne Marsh and alto saxophonist Lee Konitz recorded in the 1970s is one of exceptional creativity. Both men were and are masters of the art of never ...

ARTICLE: CD/LP/TRACK REVIEW

Warne Marsh and Lee Konitz: Two Not One

Read "Two Not One" reviewed by Chris Mosey

In 1975, the members of a musical appreciation society called The Danish Jazz Exchange clubbed together to bring their two favorite American improvisers, Warne Marsh and Lee Konitz, to their homeland. They then listened in rapt attention as the saxophonists played a series of concerts at Montmartre, then Copenhagen's premier jazz venue. The shadow of blind ...