[JPL] Re: [JWC] Thought for the Day: Fwd: [New post] Quotation of the Week: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Nou Dadoun nou.dadoun at gmail.com
Mon Jan 17 16:27:20 EST 2011

According to Downbeat, it wasn't a speech but included in a forward in the
program booklet:


On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 1:20 PM, Jud Warren <warren.robert at att.net> wrote:

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> "Jazz speaks for life. The Blues tell the story of life's difficulties, and
> if you think for a moment, you will realize that they take the hardest
> realities of life and put them into music, only to come out with some new
> hope or sense of triumph. This is triumphant music. Modern Jazz has
> continued in this tradition, singing the songs of a more complicated urban
> existence. When life itself offers no order and meaning, the musician
> creates an order and meaning from the sounds of the earth which flow through
> his instrument."
> - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
> *From his opening speech at the 1964 Berlin Jazz Festival*
> *.*

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