Henry Threadgill
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The Best Jazz of 2009
14 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

This was a great year for melding innovation and tradition. The trend continues of piano trios playing boldly, creating a new language for this venerable jazz form. And other kinds of groups have been equally inventive, particularly in working through what it means to be a jazz group -- a notion that has evolved beyond trumpet-saxophone-piano-bass-drums.

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Henry Threadgill: This Brings Us To, Volume 1
29 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

Henry Threadgill's new release is not music for everyone, but it is music for anyone.

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Henry Threadgill makes name for himself among jazz's elite
28 Oct 2010 // 3:43 AM

One of the true visionaries of jazz, composer-saxophonist-flutist Henry Threadgill occupies a zone of his own. He's not exactly famous — if asked to name an

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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