John Abercrombie

John Abercrombie

is an American jazz guitarist whose work often explores the parameters of jazz fusion and post bop.
As Eric Dolphy said 'Once you play the music, it's in the air. It's gone'. And that's true. But when you record it, it comes back to haunt you sometimes.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Schlepping all of the equipment is the part I hate more than anything.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You're just sort of searching for this "thing" and sometimes you get it and sometimes you don't. All music is imperfect, but in jazz since you're improvising, at least the way I play, I'm trying to follow my train of thought in a solo.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you listen to a lot of music, it gradually seeps into your consciousness or your unconsciousness and comes out in your music.More John Abercrombie quotes [07/11/2011 06:07:59]
The sound and proper exercise of the imagination may be made to contribute to the cultivation of all that is virtuous and estimable in the human character.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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