Authors:  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Stan Getz's Profile

Brief about Stan Getz: By info that we know Stan Getz was born at 1927-02-02. And also Stan Getz is American Musician.

Some Stan Getz's quotes. Goto "Stan Getz's quotation" section for more.

As far as playing jazz, no other art form, other than conversation, can give the satisfaction of spontaneous interaction.

Tags: Art, Far, Give

You don't rehearse jazz to death to get the camera angles.

Tags: Camera, Death, Jazz

A good quartet is like a good conversation among friends interacting to each other's ideas.

Tags: Friends, Good, Ideas

I appreciate men like Ben Webster and Coleman Hawkins very much.

Tags: Appreciate, Ben, Men

I came from an era when we didn't use electronic instruments. The bass wasn't even amplified. The sound was the sound you got.

Tags: Bass, Era, Sound

I played in rhumba bands, mickey mouse bands; all kinds of bands.

Tags: Bands, Kinds, Played

If you like an instrument that sings, play the saxophone. At its best it's like the human voice.

Tags: Best, Human, Voice

My dark sound could be heard across a room clearer than somebody with a reedy sound. It had more projection. My sound always seemed to fill a room.

Tags: Dark, Somebody, Sound

Records used to be documents, but now record companies want product.

Tags: Documents, Records, Used

You can read all the textbooks and listen to all the records, but you have to play with musicians that are better than you.

Tags: Listen, Musicians, Read

Life is too full of distractions nowadays. When I was a kid we had a little Emerson radio and that was it. We were more dedicated. We didn't have a choice.

Tags: Choice, Full, Life

The saxophone is an imperfect instrument, especially the tenor and soprano, as far as intonation goes. The challenge is to sing on an imperfect instrument that is outside of your body.

Tags: Body, Challenge, Far

We made records to document ourselves, not to sell a lot of records. I still feel that way. I put out a record because I think it's beautiful, not necessarily commercial.

Tags: Beautiful, Ourselves, Put