In this season of giving- I thought this piece may be timely.
Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock recently found themselves involved in a different form of collaboration; a simple twist of fate you might say, if I may borrow from Bob Dylan with my analogy.
Here the jazz legends have “composed” an open letter to artists to press on and pursue their crafts despite turbulent times, and they speak specifically out of terrorism with examples of tragedies that occurred over the last year to 18 months. This piece is all about perseverance and a must read; an innovative and proactive approach from two standout representatives of the Jazz genre. Read on!