By Michael Stephans
Jazz drummer Michael Stephans explores the private demanding situations Coleman confronted, the tune he made out of one decade to the subsequent, and the quite optimistic perspective he maintained within the face of loads negativity all through his existence. Revealing how Coleman grew to become an iconic, enigmatic determine not just in jazz, yet in a lot of latest improvisational tune, Stephans weaves jointly research of Coleman’s recordings with interviews of these who knew Coleman best.
Experiencing Ornette Coleman: A Listener's Companion encourages either jazz devotees and readers with little wisdom of the tune to track the inspirational trip of this now-seminal determine from his early years throughout the beginnings of the recent millennium. alongside the way in which, readers will know about the track and motivations of the loose jazz circulate whereas experiencing an totally human tale of creative genius and expression.
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