I’m always looking to the music of jazz greats to get new musical ideas and inspiration. We often talk about how important it is to listen and learn solos from the greats on this website. But sometimes I like to go check out what the jazz greats had to say outside of playing music. I want to share with you these 15 awesome jazz quotes, and I hope you’ll enjoy them as much as I have!
15 Awesome Jazz Quotes
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for learnjazzstandards.com which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."