A Guide to Henry Threadgill and Particularly Zooid
Henry Threadgill’s latest ensemble, Zooid, has just been his latest brilliant vehicle for composition, improvisational structure and collective expression for over the last several decades. In this guide in The Wire, Alexander Hawkins points to some telling recent signposts on the web in Threadgill’s fascinating musical journey \u2014 and it seems, in Hawkins’ journey to loving the Zooid. All the signposts are well worth a stop.
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A Conversation With The Engaging Henry Threadgill
A marvelous and extensive interview with the ever affable and innovative Henry Threadgill for Columbia University’s Jazz Studies Online. Columbia English professor Brent Hayes Edwards knowledgeably conducts the interview.
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