33 comments on “Trumpet

  1. You make me think of Miles. The first jazz song I heard was bitches brew…although a few of my traditional jazz friends hate his rock chords, he is still a favorite l. Nice job. Your words resonated like a trumpet playing a lively song!

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  2. Pingback: This poem makes me think of Miles. The first jazz song I heard was “bitches brew…although a few of my traditional jazz friends hate his rock chords, he is still my favorite. The words of this poem resonate like a trumpet playing a lively song!

  3. I can hear the “blues” in the magnificent picture. Brass, most particularly the trumpet of Chet Baker, stirs me to the bottom of my soul. You have outdone yourself with this sublime poem. I can hear the jazz notes of your younger days.

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  4. what a tragic genius – I can still hear him with Gerry Mulligan doing “My Funny Valentine” – a piece I loved to play back in the day I am touched by your kind words – thank you

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