A few Jazz quotes…..

Coutesy of Allaboutjazz

I’ll play it first and tell you what it is later.

— Miles Davis

Art is self expression. If you are expressing someone else’s personality, that is not art.

— Bennie Wallace

Blues is to jazz what yeast is to bread–without it, it’s flat.

— Carmen McRae

In the midst of creating, a person is raised to another level of consciousness that doesn’t have that much to do with everyday thinking. It’s as if you could imagine life before there were words.

— Charlie Haden


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