Compatible Quotes: Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck Quartet

There's a way of playing safe, there's a way of using tricks and there's the way I like to play, which is dangerously, where you're going to take a chance on making mistakes in order to create something you haven't created before. I'm always hoping for the nights that are inspired, where you almost have an out-of-body experience. Damn it, when I'm bombastic, I have my reasons. I want to be bombastic: take it or leave it (Photo of Dave Brubeck at the Stockholm Jazz Festival by … [Read more...]