Orchestras are not used to playing the kind of stuff jazz musicians like to play. It requires a lot of rehearsal and recording time, so it's much easier to do on a synth or sampler. So, we came up with that idea.
More Quotes from Eberhard Weber:Whenever I release a record, it's my record. It's not a selfish thought. I may work all year 'round for other people. So, finally, when I come out with my own album, it should be me with the creative help of other musicians.
There was another thought too what to do for my next record My last two records - Orchestra and Pendulum - were solo records just played on my bass.
In 1972, I got my first electric bass and started playing the kind of instrument I play now. I found that the majority of musicians couldn't bear that. They are not used to listening to the bass because they think the bass is in the background to support them.
On the other hand, I'm very tolerant as well. I expect that everybody can play what they want. I'm only not tolerant when it comes to myself and what is presented on my album that I have to listen to for the rest of my life.
I like to create the music I hear in my interior. As a conductor, you have the ability to squeeze the sounds and interpretation you asked for from 50 to 80 people.
Readers Who Like This Quotation Also Like:Based on Topics: Idea Quotes, Time Quotes
Based on Keywords: sampler, synth
He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.
Part of the charm of what I do is the fact that it's completely unrelated to everything that came before.
I have made that one of my policies never to play anything that I've already put on record.