Archive for March 12th, 2011

Ernest Dawkins' New Horizon Ensemble – The Prairie Prophet (2011)

Photo by┬áJohn Broughton by S. Victor Aaron Like William Parker, Anthony Braxton and Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Ernest Dawkins is an avant garde jazz guy who doesn’t give a damn if the music he plays is dissonant or tuneful, it’s all about if it sounds right, period. By extension, the saxophonist’s New Horizons Ensemble is that way, too: since 1978, theyRead More