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Solo Piano: Bob Dylan’s Don’t Think Twice, it’s Alright

A Bob Dylan tune that I’ve always liked, just me on piano.

An old recording from the New Orleans

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Jeff, Brad and I showed up one day at the New Orleans with my Zoom recorder.  This tune, My Back Pages, was written by Bob Dylan.  The Keith Jarrett trio recorded a stunning instrumental version of it way back in 1968, which we’re kind of following here.  What I love about what they did with this tune, and others, is they weren’t afraid to play over simple triads, but they still made it into Jazz somehow.  They must’ve also been giving a wink and a nod to Ramsey Lewis…