Articles about Ornette Coleman

Harmolodic Pedagogy and the Challenge of Omni-Musicality
Jazz Perspectives (2015) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 173-192

This essay considers the pedagogical legacies of ethnomusicologist Mantle Hood and jazz saxophonist Ornette Coleman, both of whom began their careers studying musical improvisation in Los Angeles in the 1950s. Drawing from a contemporary pedagogical case study that draws from ...

Free for All
JazzTimes (2015) Vol. 45, No. 7, pp. 26-29


Lessons from Ornette
JazzTimes (2015) Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 16-17


Departed Saint of Soul
JazzTimes (2015) Vol. 45, No. 7, pp. 10, 12-13


Farewell: Ornette Coleman
JazzTimes (2015) Vol. 45, No. 7, pp. 19


Worldwide Jazz News
IAJRC Journal (2015) Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 15-19


A Lesson With Ornette Coleman
Canadian Musician (2015) Vol. 37, No. 6, pp. 29

In the summer of 1997, while living in New York City, I had the privilege of meeting and becoming a student of Ornette Coleman (1930-2015), jazz legend and recipient of both a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and Pulitzer Prize, among ...