What Does John Coltrane Mean To Me?

What does John Coltrane mean to me? Everything! John Coltrane set me free I mean I recognize God in each person But the reflection of Him in John Coltrane’s sound is so certain It so present and so ubiquitous Evoking God into your very soul Repeated listening is the only way to get with this […]

God Don’t Give Up On Me

God Don’t Give Up On Me I never thought God would give up on me That He could actually flee And let me be Wallowing in my iniquity For I know all things done in darkness  He can see as in the light of day And even the invisible thoughts and actions He sees clearly […]

Peace In The Mother Land Live Performance

On Saturday May 26, 2012 I had the opportunity to perform the Coltrane Liturgy with the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church at the SF Yerba Buena Garden Festival. This clip shows my live performance of my poem Peace In The Mother Land done to John Coltrane’s Africa.