” I’m by no means a pianist. I think that’s safe to say, but the piano, for me, I would say it’s the enabler. It gave me what I needed and gives me what I need in order to write a song. And I think playing or improvising on the piano is where I feel most liberated and sort of less conscious of all my insecurities or inadequacies. “


” I think, when I started writing songs, my voice just became another tool. It wasn’t something that I was going to try desperately to woo a listener. As long as I’m using my voice in a way that helps people understand what I’m trying to say, then I feel like I’m doing all right. “


” If I’m uncomfortable on stage, everybody can see it. I’m not very good at hiding it. I like long, loose jacket dresses – anything that I can literally have room to move in – not that I’m a very big dancer, but because sometimes I’m sitting down at the keyboard, and then sometimes I’m standing. It just has to feel good. “


” I always start with emotion. That’s where I start all of my improvisations, on the piano. I always start with the mood or the feel of where I am in that moment. “



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