“The hippest thing you can do is not play at all. Just listen!” Lennie Tristano — Simon Purcell Online

June 27, 2016

“The hippest thing you can do is not play at all. Just listen!” Lennie Tristano… Sage advice to all improvisors, myself included. This reinforces the view that the practice of improvising is so close to that of mindfulness/presence and attention. Regardless of our private and personal views regarding religion and faith traditions, our musical practice […]

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