Born: February 25, 1943 – Died: November 29, 2001 (aged 58)
Music, when combined with a pleasurable idea, is poetry, music without the idea is
simply music; the idea without the music is prose from its very definitiveness.
Edgar Allan Poe, Letter to Mr. B-
The blues are what I turned
to, what has given me inspiration
and relief in all the trials of