Dorothy Ashby: She Made the Harp Swing

By Larry Blumenfeld Celebrated with a new boxed set, Dorothy Ashby’s legacy resonates more clearly than ever. “If It’s Magic” is the gentlest of tracks on Stevie Wonder’s 1976 opus Songs in the Key of Life. Back in high school, when this expansive and propulsive album first took hold of me, I didn’t know what

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