she has a very unknown song called the star-crossed lovers, mentioned in a book by haruki murakami.
piano player and composer who led the most enduring orchestras in jazz history, but he stubbornly claimed that he wrote American folk music, not jazz; eh, so be it then.
listen first of all: sophisticated lady, I think this is one of the jazz musicians who are addicted to heroin.
the man who supplied him with drugs is the young malcolm little, the dealer of the time, the later malcolm x. Close friends. a period.
Boris Vian said: "There are only two things; love with beautiful girls, love in every way; and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else must go because everything else is ugly."
boris via's favorite musician.
He went to Afghanistan 50 years ago on these dates and gave an unforgettable concert. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24165743