The Jazz Idiom

My Jazz Loft Project piece on SonicBoomers.
L.A. postscript: One of the men who helped Stephenson piece together Smith’s massive archive — not to mention his oblique train of thought — was saxophonist Lou Orensteen, who was born in Los Angeles. It was Orensteen who provided Stephenson with names and dates and stories — who was provided a different sort of lens on Smith’s story.

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