My interests lie in the electronic kit.
More Quotes from Robert Fripp:And if you are playing in several meters at once, there has to be a - not a rigid - but there definitely has to be a reference to a common pulse in the band.
But above that, most mature adults can hold their attention on something for 45 minutes, whether they like it or not. But above that requires training.
The perception of the audience is the interesting part. If the audience doesn't hear what is going on, is it going on or not?
If a professional musician in a symphony orchestra is playing Beethoven. But this particular orchestra have played this particular chestnut so many times, they can play it in their sleep. Does the genius remain present in the music or not?
Then certainly for a musician timing becomes something that is immediately accessible as a concept, because it's a necessity in ones everyday performance.
Even within the band, if I cannot manage to persuade the members of what I see to be the next course of action, how do you expect the group to deal with the expectations of thousands of people. It is not possible.
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I love my family very much. I wish I could see them a little more often than I do. But we understand because we're a show business family and we all work.