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alternate transcriptions of Strayhorn’s “Lush Life”

June 19, 2008

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It’s interesting how in this Coletrane/Hartman interpretaion (following an earlier Sinatra version) the lyrics are altered from Strayhorn’s original words and line breaks In the opening stanza “with distant gay traces” becomes “With distingue traces,” in the next stanza “pointed smile” becomes “poignant smile,” in the third stanza “assured” becomes “so sure,” and “the thoughtful […]

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June 19, 2008

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21:26 I’ve been editing and printing 5 interviews which will be mailed tomorrow w/a cover letter, bios, & a pitch page to Heeb Magazine. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter