Observations, reflections and thinking out loud on the way up the mountain and back down again.
Saturday, December 27, 2008
Herbie Hancock: “Cantaloupe Island”
Herbie Hancock performs his composition, “Cantaloupe Island” with Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, Tony Williams, and Ron Carter. Hancock first recorded the song in 1964 and it has since become a jazz standard. It is an example of modal jazz set to a funky beat.