(via jazzrelatedstuff)Source: jazzicons
Chick Corea and Bobby McFerrin duo performance of Monk’s classic, “Round Midnight.”
Gorgeous. There are many great singers out there, but most aren’t truly musical with their singing. Bobby is a prime example of a singer with a complex understanding of musicality. And I don’t need to say anything on Chick Corea; he’ll never stop blowing my mind.
(via jazzrelatedstuff)Source: santiagoelizondo
Art Blakey’s role in teaching others to drum with tonsils bared is an overlooked part of jazz history.Source: marcmyers.typepad.com
my boyfriend making me choke on my own laughter (via farrahtales)
Not to ruin the fun (proceeds to do so anyway), but that theme was actually written by a brilliant jazz composer by the name of Neal Hefti. He also wrote the theme to The Odd Couple and some famous arrangements for Count Basie.
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