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In some ways Lester Young is the most complex rhythmically of any musician. He does some things which are just phenomenal.
I'd like to feel that whatever I play is a result of whatever I've heard.
I wish that person outside would stop coughing.
I understood that if I wanted to work, the saxophone was the main instrument. The clarinet was what we call a double.
I love Indian music very much, but I haven't studied that specifically.
I listen to classical music very much. There's a lot of jazz that I don't enjoy listening to.
I just completed a tour in Europe. I played every night. This requires traveling some days for six hours in a van or a train or a car. After six weeks of that, I checked into the hotel and just fell apart.
I hear many extra-musical things somehow in Coltrane.
I have been able to get a small audience. It's not the huge audience, but it's enough to make it possible to play. I appreciate that.
I could stop and say, Well that was a D minor, G seven, but I really don't want to know that. I just want to know that there's a combination of notes that makes a sound.
I always felt as a horn player, a jam session wasn't satisfying enough for me. I should have been a rhythm section player, actually.
Bernstein grew up in my building in New York. He's a very, very fine player. When he was a kid, he came by to find out what was going on in the world of jazz.
Benny Goodman was one of the big influences as a clarinet player. That's why I wanted the clarinet.
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