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Old 10-25-2009, 03:04 AM
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Default Re: Can Simon play jazz?

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Originally Posted by Deltadrummer View Post
if you are going to play in the style, you need to know that history of the style.
And you're quite sure that Simon Phillips does not know that history, is that correct?
"Shadow Wilson was dead even before this style emerged." Umm..we are talking about Shadow Wilson, right? Are you saying that he died too soon to be aquainted with over the bar line syncopated playing?
Maybe you need to brush up on your history of that style, because what he plays on "Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall" sounds pretty convincing to me.
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