A profile of Thelonious Monk.
The Saturday Evening Post
A high school band teacher engages in a psychological battle with an earnest yet musically-challenged student.
"Mr. Helmholtz started to shout after Plummer, to bring him back and tell him bluntly that he didn’t have the remotest chance of getting out of C Band ever; that he would never be able to understand that the mission of a band wasn’t simply to make noises, but to make special kinds of noises. But Plummer was off and away."