"Esteem is a meditation on Johnny Hodges. This piece began, and begins and ends with the notes of D, running straight through all the melody and the changes."

Steve Lacy


Written: 1972, rewritten 1987 & 1992
First published: Le Livre du Jazz en France (1997)
Instrumentation: saxophone, bass, chords (or piano + chords)

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