Month: September 2021

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Disquiet Junto Project 0509: The Long Detail

Each Thursday in the Disquiet Junto group, a new compositional challenge is set before the group’s members, who then have just over four days to upload a track in response to the assignment. Membership in the Junto is open: just join and participate. (A SoundCloud account is helpful but not required.) There’s no pressure to do every project. It’s weekly so that you know it’s there, every Thursday through Monday, […]

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Pee Wee Ellis obituary

American jazz saxophonist, arranger and bandleader who played with James Brown and Van MorrisonIn the summer of 1968, with black America aflame following the assassination of Martin Luther King, the singer James Brown summoned his musical director, the saxophonist Pee Wee Ellis. Together they came up with a song called Say It Loud (I’m Black and I’m Proud).As usual, the burden of the task of musical composition had fallen on […]

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