THIS IS OUR MUSIC: Poems "For The New Music & "The New Musicians. John SINCLAIR.

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: Poems "For The New Music & "The New Musicians

Detroit: Artists' Workshop Press, 1965. First Edition. Wraps. 8vo. Saddle-stapled photographic wraps. Very good with moderate toning to front and rear covers. Scuffed patches along spine and back cover. SIGNED by Sinclair on title page. Pages heavily toned throughout, but clean and sound. 45pp. Very good. Item #22734

From an edition of 500 copies issued as Workshop Books No. 3. Collection of poems by the White Panther Party co-founder, thematically focused on avant-garde jazz – the title is borrowed from an Ornette Coleman album, and poems mention John Coltrane, Eric Dolphy, and Archie Shepp. Cover shows Sinclair with cornetist Charles Moore, who wrote the book's introduction. Cover photograph by Magdalene Arndt (Leni Sinclair).

Price: $150.00

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