Pure Jazz Magazine is a semi annual magazine featuring in depth Jazz stories, interviews plus other information you may find interesting. Based in Brooklyn, USA for the world.
African American Classical Music Spring/Summer 2016 Volume 7 Number 1 Founder Jo Ann Cheatham -Publisher- Agneta Brewster-Ballesteros -Editor in Chief- Fikisha Cumbo -Contributing Writers- Playthell Benjamin Dwight Brewster Ed Dessisso Elizabeth Faulk Arlene Hayes Mike Howard Patricia Kelly Sierre Monk Larry Reni Thomas -Poetry- Harold Valle Abiodun Oyewole Horace Silver “Hard Bop Pioneer” Page ........... 30 -Graphics/Internet Com- Direct Communications -Marketing- Danyelle Ballesteros -Consultants- Ed Stoute Randy Weston Chester Lewis Jr. Gil Scott- Heron “The Jazz In His Music” Page ........... 44 This magazine was made possible with public funds from BAC the Brooklyn Arts Council and the Department of Cultural Affairs. Page 4 - Pure Jazz Magazine Visit Us Online www.purejazzmagazine.net
2 Features Growing Up Monk .... 8 Reflecting On Our Founder .... 13 Columns SUBSCRIPTION - 4 ISSUES $24.95 With The Music In Mind .... 6 Now Showing .... 21 The Los Angeles Jazz Scene .... 18 “The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan” The Helen Morgan Story Part II .... 24 Celebrating “The 90s” ..... 40 Martin Piecuch and Jazzical Fusion .... 52 PJM Book Review .... 29 Space Is The Place .... 35 PJM Archives: A Musical Harvest In 12 Sessions .... 36 Jazz a la Mode .... 49 PureJazz Magazine This Issue Photo Credits P.O. Box 22101 SPECIAL: Jazz Empress’ Photo Gallery .... 38 Dwight Brewster Jo Ann Cheatham Marvin Cohen Fikisha Cumbo Pure Jazz is published semi-annually with editorial and advertising headquarters in Brooklyn, NY. staff@purejazzmag- Visit Us Online Del Edwards Brooklyn, NY 11202 Carol Friedman azine.net. All rights reserved. The authors and editors have www.purejazzmagazine.net Lauryn Jackson taken care to insure that all information in this issue is accurate. Nevertheless, the publisher disclaims any liability loss Visit Patricia Us Online A. Kelly or damages incurred 718.636.9671 www.purejazzmagazine.com Prince Moore as a consequence directly or indirectly of the use and application of any contents. Mel Wright Pure Jazz Magazine - Page 5
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