Nibblets–3

I have a friend who doesn’t like jazz. She thinks it’s boring.

I like jazz. I love the way the group interacts, the music lively and passionate. And on a deeper level, it can make me feel human again. Murray:

Jazz is only possible in a climate of freedom.

one of the reasons totalitarian governments hated jazz was because good jazz is hard to script, do by rote. Those governments wanted things done right down the line. No improvisation allowed. Jazz is great when jazz throws off the rule, and doesn’t do as it’s told.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s