Maybe, as this New Music Box article says in a hopeful manner. I don’t know if the traditionalists are still sanguine about the post-bop crowd and vice versa just yet (I don’t see the Vision Festival signed up at Lincoln Center just yet) but at least the article does point out that something of a détente is happening.
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