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Local jazz musician honors formative influences

...opportunity and reason to dive in with a knife and fork."Selections will include work by Thelonious Monk, Horace Silver, Wayne Shorter and Joe Henderson.Cohen said his hopes for the concert line up with the philosophy of Blue Note records: Share what...
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...standards ("All or Nothing at All") along with the ability to venture widely.Together, they take on the challenging Wayne Shorter tune "A Promise." Joe Sample's "Soul Shadow" gets treated as a bossa nova, which Keezer says came to him in...
The ABC's of "rudderless travel," Part II

...other adventures, by way of commercial fishing.But my connection to Baranof Warm Springs is that our family friend, Wayne Short, used to run the small general store here. It was here Wayne wrote "The Cheechakoes" and "This Raw Land." Wayne...
When the Taku gill net catch was much greater

...gill net catch on the Taku was much greater. One of the best books about Southeast Alaska was "This Raw Land" by Wayne Short. He tells of his family's experience living at Warm Springs Bay on Baranof Island, starting in 1946. In 1957...
Sound Bites

...held down the tenor seat in Art Blakey's final Jazz Messengers, knows old school well. The tunes here, including Wayne Shorter's slinky "One by One," seem magisterial, as if Jackson were recording for the Smithsonian. It's fitting...


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