RIP: George Russell

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Hoover, Jul 29, 2009.

  1. Hoover

    Hoover Inactive

    Nov 2, 2007
    New York City

    Bummer. I studied with George when I was in grad school at NEC, and while we butted heads a lot I certainly respect his contribution to jazz repertoire and pedagogy.

    He gave me one of the most memorable compliments (sic) I've ever received: "You're the perfect example of someone who does too much left-brain thinking!"