Skip to main content

Henry Threadgill Knows the Number

Jazz critic Francis Davis believes the saxophonist's new album demonstrates both compositional and improvisatory prowess.

06:46

Guest

Host

Related Topics

Other segments from the episode on May 18, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 18, 1987: Interview with Sam Donaldson; Review of Henry Threadgill's album "You Know the Number"; Interview with Nadine Gordimer; Review of the television show "The…

Transcript

Transcript currently not available.

Transcripts are created on a rush deadline, and accuracy and availability may vary. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Please be aware that the authoritative record of Fresh Air interviews and reviews are the audio recordings of each segment.

You May Also like

Did you know you can create a shareable playlist?

Advertisement

Recently on Fresh Air Available to Play on NPR

There are more than 22,000 Fresh Air segments.

Let us help you find exactly what you want to hear.
Just play me something
Your Queue

Would you like to make a playlist based on your queue?

Generate & Share View/Edit Your Queue