Sunday, June 07, 2009

Pi Records Blog

Rafiq writes a very interesting post on the Pi Recordings blog about the nature and purpose of tradition on jazz:

"What are the defining elements of “the tradition”? Specifically, what information is being passed down, and what can be left by the wayside? What work qualifies for inclusion in the
continuum? For the sake of many a young musician/interested observer, can we leave the tautologies aside?"

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