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Unformatted text preview: musicians around him did swing Simulated bending of notes, whole-tone scale Often does not comp- sometimes plays nothing behind soloist or melodic ideas 3 rd great composer in jazz history wrote true compositions- not just tunes usually based on 1 or 2 ideas motivic development, combines ideas like classical composer Misterioso Based on one idea- walking 6ths Blues Expands the 6 th idea to a 7 th in his accompaniment to Milt Jacksons solo Monks solo- disjunct- unusual for jazz- seems like random ideas- but really are connected- bens notes, whole-tone scales...
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- Spring '11