Miles Davis blindfold test – Down Beat Volume 58 No. 12, December 1991, p.69, first published byDown Beat, June 1964
‘You have to think when you play; you have to help each other – you just can’t play for yourself. You’ve got to play with whomever you’re playing. If I’m playing with Basie, I’m going to try to help what he’s doing – that particular feeling.’
Leonard Feather interviews Eric Dolphy, this interview is originally published at Alan Saul website. Listen to the audio recording of this interview:
Alan Saul: Thanks to Bruce Robinson and Mark Ladenson for providing a tape of this.
Allan Sutherland and Ray Tennenbaum sent me transcriptions of parts one through four below. I did the rest. Corrections are welcomed.