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Old 08-20-2010, 07:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Funky CrÍpe View Post
his ride cymbal notes are all very squashed together, not spaced out ( which they could be)....but listening to some fast stuff by coltrane and elvin keeps the swing at fast tempos, like giant steps
I can't say I really agree with that assessment (that Elvin is swinging at a similar fast tempo unlike Tony), but also, what I really care about is whether something grooves rather than swings. Having to "swing" in this context I see as more of a purist concern.
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