[Dixielandjazz] Louis Armstrong Quotes was solos
marekboym at gmail.com
Wed Jun 16 07:56:25 PDT 2010
On 15 June 2010 17:22, Stephen G Barbone <barbonestreet at earthlink.net> wrote:
>> Marek Boym <marekboym at gmail.com> said (polite snip)
>> Perhaps I should have pointed out thet "too many notes, too fast" was
>> Louis Armstrong's description of bebop.
> Then again, Louis also said "Never play a thing the same way twice"
> Advice which he cheerfully ignored as he progressed. <grin>
Not that there is much connection betwen the two. Whatever he played,
he hardly ever (probably never, but who knows) played too many notes
As to the latter: it is true, but - somehow, if you listen to two
performance of the same number, they tend to sound somewhat different.
Or perhaps it's just my ears?
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