Jazz Just Lost One of Its All-Time Greats

In a 2014 interview, the saxophonist Wayne Shorter was requested how usually his working quartet rehearsed. His reply was evasive and illuminating: “How do you rehearse the future?” This was basic Shorter—gnomic, gnostic, mischievous, clever. It was a little bit of a humblebrag too. For greater than six a long time, he conjured the way … Read more