Miles Ahead and Born to be Blue draw on the sacrifices professional musicians make for their art, and the consequences that result. Complaints could be lodged. But for the sake of jazz, both are worth discussing.
Phil Dunlap is a professional jazz musician and director of educational programs for Jazz St. Louis, a local nonprofit dedicated to the preservation and performance of jazz music.
Posts by Phil Dunlap
“The Common Reader,” Washington University in St. Louis’s Journal of the Essay, explores life and learning during the onset of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic.