There are times when what's happening in rock is the best music in the world, and there are times when there is nothing worthwhile at all.
More Quotes from Carla Bley:I got started when I was 3 years old because my father was a music teacher and my lessons were free. Instead of learning to walk, you learn to play the piano.
I don't think you can ever regain your ignorance.
I just got to hear every note. After I left Birdland, I started working at the Jazz Gallery. In the end, I still couldn't play, but I knew how to listen. I was probably the world's best listener.
Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker seemed so sophisticated and bad. I wanted to be like that.
I like chords that are very lush with all the lush parts taken out.
I don't enjoy traveling in America. I don't like the food, the cars. It is not exotic enough. It all tastes a bit like airline food.
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