“Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift
In a closed society where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.” –
“Jazz music is America’s past and its potential, summed up and sanctified and accessible to anybody who learns to listen to, feel, and understand it.
“The only sign of superiority that I know is kindness” – attributed to Ludwig van Beethoven *** J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part
“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” – Plato *** Francesco Saverio Geminiani (baptised
“Anyone who understands Jazz knows that you can’t understand it. It’s too complicated. That’s what’s so simple about it.” – Yogi Berra *** “Take Five”