Destination Out had me cranking the Feel Trio the other day. Felt great. And for some reason I had the itch to roll through One Too Many Salty Swift And Not Goodbye over the weekend as well. Today, I think I’ll return to Spring of Two Blue-Js, and maybe bask in its birth for a sec.
Here’s birthday boy CT speaking with John Schaefer about Bird’s “Embracable You,” Monk’s clusters, and, of course, dear old mom. After four decades, he’s found a way to craft the rush of dissonance into a ritual exercise built on his signature abstractions and personalized poetics. Here he is defining art.
What are the five key Cecil discs? Hmmm, might have to post on that tomorrow.