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by Marv Friedenn
Thu Aug 14, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Elvis Presley and Lennie Tristano
Replies: 1
Views: 4792

Elvis Presley and Lennie Tristano

Curious as to whether ryan correctly interprets Lennie’s admonition to “put every note right in the pocketâ€
by Marv Friedenn
Sun Jul 06, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

B T, for purposes of reviewing Primal Elegance try this: After "It's like hearing music issuing from two unrelated sources but which coincide with each other with surprisingly high frequency," drop the transitional sentence that begins "If, as on 'Descent Into The Maelstrom"etc a...
by Marv Friedenn
Fri Jul 04, 2008 9:29 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

No problem, B T. In the meantime I've posted Sermon On The Flats on Google Book Search. I wonder if in turn you might "copy and paste" your review of the book? The review is on page 4 of the "New Book Contains Chapter On Lennie" thread. The Google Book Search address is <http://b...
by Marv Friedenn
Sun Jun 29, 2008 9:28 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

I just read Ethan Iverson’s digression on free jazz referred to on page 17 of “Lennie Tristano/Barack Obama.â€
by Marv Friedenn
Sat Jun 21, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

When I write above that Lennie was bored with the jazz solo, I mean with trading choruses with other musicians in a group context. I don't include the solos on "The New Tristano" where, hermetically sealed off from the jazz community, Lennie composes spontaneously with an overdubbed, "...
by Marv Friedenn
Fri Jun 20, 2008 6:55 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

“Rather than thinking of Tristano as a jazz player,â€
by Marv Friedenn
Tue Jun 03, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

“As for Lennie Tristano,â€
by Marv Friedenn
Mon Jun 02, 2008 2:42 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

Thanks, Adam. I'll direct my response to Ethan Iverson.
by Marv Friedenn
Sun Jun 01, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Do The Math - Article
Replies: 15
Views: 14609

I can't quite figure out who wrote the "Do The Math" article. Do you guys know?
by Marv Friedenn
Sun May 18, 2008 9:27 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Mistakes: a Pink Floyd thought out of Lennie Tristano.
Replies: 0
Views: 8690

Mistakes: a Pink Floyd thought out of Lennie Tristano.

I put words to a well known Lennie Tristano solo. From Pink Floyd I took the idea that all the different people we might have been finally shake down into a clown. Can you guess the solo? The poem is from a self-published book called The Birds On Doty, pssst press, 1988. "Mistakes are merely th...

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