John Abercrombie

John Abercrombie

is an American jazz guitarist whose work often explores the parameters of jazz fusion and post bop.
Classical musicians do this all the time. They want perfection. So they piece things together. Eight bars of this and six bars of that. Glenn Gould said that with a recording he wanted to make perfect versions of pieces.More John Abercrombie quotes [07/11/2011 06:07:36]
I don't remember what was going through my mind, but what was going through my body was fear and terror. I had been on the road with Johnny and working gigs and playing a lot of the organ clubs.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
On record dates like that I never felt too nervous because everything was really overdubbed. When we did that album, we were in the studio for probably a week, so you had a lot of opportunity to fix things.More John Abercrombie quotes [07/11/2011 06:07:06]
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One thing we're lacking when we get close to the end zone is toughness. We were in a position to get back into the game in the third quarter and we turned the ball over. But I give Hillcrest a lot of credit they're a good team and have a lot of good players.More John Abercrombie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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