Dutch Decay (Dirk Kruithof) - The Blessing (Ornette Coleman)

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Steel string acoustic guitar version of Ornette Colemans 'The Blessing', a tune from his first album.
It says in the liner notes that the melody was written in a park at 1 or 2 in the morning, and I love the image that evokes.


from Yolo Guitar, released June 16, 2017
Written by Ornette Coleman.
Recorded and played by D.Kruithof 2017.



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Dutch Decay Sydney, Australia

Sydney guitarist Dirk Kruithof makes eclectic mid-fidelity solo experimental home recordings under his alias Dutch Decay since 2007, when he bought a 12 track digital recording unit. He's been involved in a substantial number of diverse bands since 1989, currently playing with Free-Improv group Forenzics. He co-curated The 2010 Experimental music festival SoundsUnsound. Dutch digs songs and sounds ... more

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