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Aether aka Æther Waiting Been Here Soon Grapple With The Apple Iz Isn't Birdland Whats New Running With Big Dogs En Noir Et Blanc Jessica Highways Remembered
Okay, I like puns; it runs in my family. In my family, "to Kaphan" means to modify familiar words or phrases into new pronunciations or meanings, usually in an [feeble] attempt at humor... Musically I think this piece has very little to do with the Charlie Parker tune with the nearly soundalike name Scrapple From The Apple, but one day when I was in the midst of writing an as yet unnamed Grapple With The Apple, I took a little time away from my studio to do some garden work, and yes, Apple trees are relevant.
So far the peach and plum trees are doing just fine (knock on wood).
This track features John R. Burr on piano, Jason Lewis on drums and Jeffrey Wash on fretless electric bass.
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