emWith Miles Davis\u2014and, through Miles, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter\u2014it is, to me in part, a matter of an elegance of harmony that is both romantic and impressionistic and a real strong feeling for a groove./em
Bob Belden is an old friend and our lives have intersected constantly over the past 33 years. We’ve worked together on many Blue Note recording projects and definitive Miles Davis box sets for Columbia. Bob’s a man of many talents and Jeff Dayton-Johnson’s extensive interview with Belden makes for magnificent reading on All About Jazz.
-Michael CuscunaRead More