” When I was first aware that I couldn’t read music I didn’t know I couldn’t read because I could play the music that was in front of me. “


” The first choral music I remember hearing was Handel’s ‘Messiah’ when the Mormon Tabernacle Choir broadcast it over the radio. “


” That’s the beauty of music. You can take a theme from a Bach sacred chorale and improvise. It doesn’t make any difference where the theme comes from, the treatment of it can be jazz. “


” Jazz isn’t dead yet. It’s the underpinning of everything in this country. Whether it’s a Broadway show, or fusion, or right on through classical music, if it’s coming out of the U.S., it’s not going to survive unless it’s got some jazz influence. “



All 4 Dave Brubeck Quotes about Music in picture


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The first choral music I remember hearing was Handel
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