By John Avery
The Times 

Sounds and Visions

Promises and Notes with Attachments


April 22, 2021

On a recent late-night drive home, I was taken by a particular piece of imagery: dozens and dozens of red wind turbine lights pulsating through the darkness. Every few seconds, a unique rhythm of out-of-sync lights fluttered through the void of the night sky. The perpetual loop was hypnotizing, as if the shadowy hillside had a pulse, flickering on, dying out, and coming alive again.

That visual imagery is what I picture when listening to Promises, a breathtaking new album from legendary jazz saxophonist Pharoah Sanders in collaboration with the London Symphony Orchestra and British music pr...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024