” I think the whole question of meaning in music is difficult enough even if you hear me playing live right now in the same room! What I mean and what you take from it may be two quite different things anyway. “


” Those early steps are very important in understanding the evolution. But in themselves, maybe now you need the later records to understand the significance of the earlier records! “


” A kind of synthesis, but with some elements that perhaps you wouldn’t have expected in advance. I always like that when that happens, when something comes that is more than the sum of the parts. “


” You know, the whole philosophy of ad hoc combinations has its strengths and its weaknesses. “


” To speak about notation as the only way that you can guarantee structure of course is already very suspect. “



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I think the whole question of meaning in music is difficult enough even if you hear me playing live right now in the same room! What I mean and what you take from it may be two quite different things anyway.
Those early steps are very important in understanding the evolution. But in themselves, maybe now you need the later records to understand the significance of the earlier records!


A kind of synthesis, but with some elements that perhaps you wouldn
You know, the whole philosophy of ad hoc combinations has its strengths and its weaknesses.
To speak about notation as the only way that you can guarantee structure of course is already very suspect.
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