What have I learned from Ornette Coleman?

“The pattern for the tune will be forgotten, and the tune itself will be the pattern.” -Ornette Coleman¬†(from Ornette Coleman, A Harmolodic Life) To me, there are certain musicians who deserve specific attention… who require deliberate study. ¬†— The controversial, the innovative and the revolutionary — If we made a “Mount Rushmore” of jazz icons, […]