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Dave Douglas

From: Reese Erlich
Series: Jazz Perspectives
Length: 04:03

Dave Douglas blasts his trumpet for great jazz and social justice
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Dave Douglas
From
Reese Erlich

Davedouglasphoto_small Trumpter Dave Douglas developed his chops in the avant garde jazz scene in New York. In more recent times, he's issued a series of fine and accessible jazz recordings that comment on contemporary issues. This Jazz Perspective includes "Just Say This," a haunting tribute to New York on 9/11, and a sharp blast at those in power who used the memory of 9/11 to invade Iraq.

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Piece Description

Trumpter Dave Douglas developed his chops in the avant garde jazz scene in New York. In more recent times, he's issued a series of fine and accessible jazz recordings that comment on contemporary issues. This Jazz Perspective includes "Just Say This," a haunting tribute to New York on 9/11, and a sharp blast at those in power who used the memory of 9/11 to invade Iraq.

Timing and Cues

total running time 3:58
Incue : music
Outcue: music

Musical Works

"Just Say This"
CD: Strange Liberation
Dave Douglas
2004
Bluebird records

Related Website

http://www.jazzcorner.com