I think it is in collaboration that the nature of art is revealed.
People don't want to suffer. They want to sound good immediately, and this is one of the biggest problems in the world.
It starts with a single sound. If there's something in that sound, then it's worth continuing.
You can work on the saxophone alone, but ultimately you must perform with others.
Saxophone is one thing, and music is another.
The potential for the saxophone is unlimited.
Whoever has an original thing to say, it is sort of a threat to the status quo.
There is an awful lot of what I call recreational jazz going on, where people go out and learn a particular language or style and become real sharks on somebody else's language.
Bamboo is not a weed, it's a flowering plant. Bamboo is a magnificent plant.
The soprano has all those other instruments in it. It's got the soprano song voice, flute, violin, clarinet, and tenor elements and can even approach the baritone in intensity.
Last Update: 30 September 2022
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