Play what you want and let the public pick up on what you doing even if it does take them 15, 20 years.
More quotes by Thelonious Monk
I don’t know where Jazz is going. Maybe it’s going to hell. You can’t make anything go anywhere. It just happens.
I like to sleep. There is no set time of day for sleep. You sleep when you’re tired and that’s all there is to it.
More quotes about Music
We made records to document ourselves, not to sell a lot of records. I still feel that way. I put out a record because I think it’s beautiful, not necessarily commercial.
I don’t do something because I think it’ll sell 30 million albums. I couldn’t care less if it sells just one.
A Jazz Diet will make you hipper, thinner, taller, smarter, richer, happier and more attractive to members of both sexes.