"Afro Blue" is a jazz standard composed by Mongo Santamaría, perhaps best known in its arrangement by John Coltrane.
Famous quotes containing the words afro and/or blue:
“Quadroon mermaids, Afro angels, black saints
balanced upon the switchblades of that air
—Robert Earl Hayden (19131980)
“The traveller who has gone to Italy to study the tactile values of Giotto, or the corruption of the Papacy, may return remembering nothing but the blue sky and the men and women who live under it.”
—E.M. (Edward Morgan)