Tag Archives: Music

Jaimoe on Charles ‘Honeyboy’ Otis: I Was in Shock for About a Month

SKF NOTE: This is another small piece of a longer interview that took place on April 3, 1982 after an Elvin Jones drum clinic at Professional Percussion Center in New York City. Taking part in the interview were Max Weinberg, … Continue reading

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Knowing What Kind of Man Composed the Music

SKF NOTE: Years ago I read a story of Confucius studying music. The story is at the end of this blog entry. (As I write I cannot recall either the book author or title. I will update this blog post when … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes: Vague Memories of Music in Our Souls

SKF NOTE: Sherlock Holmes was a Stradivarius-playing violinist who loved opera. Sherlock Holmes: “Do you remember what Darwin says about music? He claims that the power of producing and appreciating it existed among the human race long before the power … Continue reading

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