Jazz Quotes

"Jazz music is an inte...

"Jazz music is an intensified feeling of nonchalance." - Francoise Sagan
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β€œIt takes an intel...

β€œIt takes an intelligent ear to listen to jazz.” - Art Blakey
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"Jazz isn't dead...

"Jazz isn't dead. It just smells funny." - Frank Zappa
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The β€œsex appeal” of jazz is a command: obey, and then you will be allowed to tak...

The β€œsex appeal” of jazz is a command: obey, and then you will be allowed to take part. And the dream-thought, as contradictory as reality in which it is dreamt: l will only be potent once I have allowed myself to be castrated." Theodor W. Adorno
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"Man, if you have to as...

"Man, if you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know" - Louis Armstrong
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"90% of all jazz is half improvisation. So if you play the wrong par...

"90% of all jazz is half improvisation. So if you play the wrong part, its right. If you play the right part, it might be right if you play it wrong enough. But if you play it too right, it's wrong." -Yogi Berra
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Jazz isn't dea...

Jazz isn't dead. It just smells funny.β€”Frank Zappa
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"One chord is fine. Two chor...

"One chord is fine. Two chords is pushing it. Three chords and you're into jazz" - Lou Reed
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the African-American jazz...

the African-American jazz pianist Fats Waller: "Somebody shoot me while I'm happy!"
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