Jamie Saft Interview

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It’s summertime in bucolic and peaceful Kerhonkson, New York, and Jamie Saft—the intrepid piano and electric keyboards titan and John Zorn and Bad Brains collaborator—is deep in his element. The musical polymath is sipping on an espresso in his kitchen while cooking up a tasty breakfast spread for his children, far away from the hustle, bustle and noise of New York City where he originally made his indelible mark in the downtown avant-garde jazz and experimental scenes, one that still reverberates today.