Posted 16 April 2013 - 04:31 PM
Another way of looking at it is that the United States is beginning, still in quite a small way, to resemble the rest of the world.
This is exactly how I'm looking at it.
this statement makes little sense to me. what does it mean?
I think many Americans have enjoyed the luxury of complacency. Largely unaffected by the religious persecutions, financial perils, and infrastructural failures suffered by much larger populations. Things become quite urgent when they happen on your doorstep.
This, of course, is on a scale of varying degree especially for those who have lived in NY for many years.
Jazz is musical improvisation; it is the art of the moment. In the recording of jazz, the inspiration and inventiveness of this moment is made permanent by technology, giving pleasure many years after the performance.
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