And the ethos of improvisation

Michael Hall
The Riff
Published in
2 min readNov 27, 2021


Art by Ze Otavio

"...Young and old as a whole
Those who know jazz is prose
And how it goes and is going to be
Me, us, we, free..."
— The Last Poets, "Jazzoetry"

Said jazz —
Stardust —
Had more than
Magic to meld
Every soul.



Michael Hall
The Riff

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