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David Chesky Jazz in the New Harmonic: Primal Scream

Pianist David Chesky is hardly unique in his embrace of both classical music and jazz, nor is his stated mission-to use “harmonic language … from the Messiaen, Webern, and Ives school” to challenge his bandsmen with “chords that they don’t usually hear in jazz”-unheard-of. (Mingus, to cite just one example, covered similar territory decades ago.) … Read More “David Chesky Jazz in the New Harmonic: Primal Scream”

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