Jazz is very much alive. Everywhere I go there’s a new generation of musicians playing Jazz music.
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I developed in my head that I’m never any better than my last concert or the last time I played, so it’s like an audition each time. You get nervous just before going onstage. I still have that, but I think it’s more like concern. You’re concerned about the people – like meeting your in-laws for the first time.
There is a time where you’re beyond yourself, better than your technique, better than your usual ideas.
The Jazz Age became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children’s party taken over by the elders.
Jazz is a living music; since its beginning has expressed the feelings, dreams and hopes of the people.
There’s a way of playing safe and then there’s where you create something you haven’t created before.