Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence.
I'd say that what we hear is the quality of our listening.
There are no mistakes, save one: the failure to learn from a mistake.
A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
What is necessary is possible, what we want is expensive. What is unnecessary is unlikely.
If you are playing repertoire material, you're stuck. There's not huge amounts you can do.
Music can be transformative, utterly transformative. The act of music is utterly transformative.
To me, Bill's musical heart is in Earthworks, in the jazz they are playing, in the acoustic kit.
According to USA today, the average length of an attention span of a man in America is 23 minutes.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.