Where words fail, music speaks.
Man, there's no boundary line to art!
They tell me Wagner's music is better than it sounds.
Music expresses that which cannot be put into words.
They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art.
Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom.
A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.
Wagner’s music is better than it sounds.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn. They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art.
If you don't live it, it won't come out your horn.
You can't possibly hear the last movement of Beethoven's Seventh and go slow. (Oscar trying to talk his way out of a speeding ticket)
Jazz is the only music in which the same note can be played night after night but differently each time.
Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.
Life can't be all bad when for ten dollars you can buy all the Beethoven sonatas and listen to them for ten years.
When kids look up to great scientists the way they do to great musicians and actors, civilization will jump to the next level
I had a really nice association with Richie DeRosa, a great musician, a great drummer and composer and arranger. And I had a number of classes with him.
Beautiful tunes are all very good and fine, and great musicians are always great, but that alone isn't enough.
These musicians, such as these Cubans in Havana, are a part of a scene that did produce great music and great musicians. They came from this tradition, so it's a good place to look. It's like prospecting: You gotta know where to look.
Maybe the idea of being a rockstar or being the one who's recording or playing, sort of doesn't really matter as much anymore, when you're surrounded by great musicians who bring their spirit, their own talent.
I know a lot of great musicians that don't know they're even great, because mangers try and make them feel belittled like they're not worth a crap.
When I hear a great musician, I can feel his life inside the music.
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