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They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer.


Miroslav Vitous


#cannot #difference #educate #failed #had

The Civil Rights for Musicians Act is about economic justice for African American artists. It's about what's right. And it's about time.


Dionne Warwick


#act #african #african american #american #artists

I realized pretty soon that I have to do more than just play bass in the background way. So, I developed a kind of playing which only a handful of musicians accepted.


Eberhard Weber


#background #bass #developed #handful #i

In 1972, I got my first electric bass and started playing the kind of instrument I play now. I found that the majority of musicians couldn't bear that. They are not used to listening to the bass because they think the bass is in the background to support them.


Eberhard Weber


#bass #bear #because #electric #first

Orchestras are not used to playing the kind of stuff jazz musicians like to play. It requires a lot of rehearsal and recording time, so it's much easier to do on a synth or sampler. So, we came up with that idea.


Eberhard Weber


#easier #idea #jazz #jazz musicians #kind

Who you are as a performer is one thing, but when you're making records, you're dealing with musicians' tastes, their goals, their wants, their needs, everyone's individual pride.


Scott Weiland


#everyone #goals #individual #making #musicians

We're not getting paid. We have these great musicians with us and it gives us a real charge. And the audience gives us a charge, because they keep it interesting all the time.


Tina Weymouth


#because #charge #getting #gives #great

I play music a lot but on my own mostly, so it was nice to be around other people. There was a certain sense a relief in the physical act of just playing and being with other musicians.


Robert Wyatt


#around #being #certain #i #just

I don't control it at all. It's all up to the musicians in the group. They control it. They make all the cues, and they tell me what they want, and then I act like a mirroring device so that everyone can see what the cues are.


John Zorn


#control #cues #device #everyone #group

I have daughters who are writers and actors but no musicians.


Rosanne Cash


#i #musicians #who #writers






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