Bernie Worrell - Quotes

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I was known around the college for jamming in the lounge.

I was known around the college for jamming in the lounge.

You can be enticed by food, wooed by food, sex, money, or instruments. ---->>>

As far as arrangements after the basic track is cut, if I'm writing a horn arrangement or playing strings, I might arrange that, plan that out. Other times, I'll just sit and roll tape. ---->>>

I was born with a natural gift. My mother recognized the talent. ---->>>

People like my voice and say I can sing, but I don't like microphones in front of my face: it distracts me. ---->>>

Prince presented us at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ---->>>

Providence School of Art students used to sneak into P Funk concerts. ---->>>

We used to have a main female vocalist. But she had a baby. Now we do the singing ourselves. ---->>>

Woo means the ability to entice someone or something to get what you want. My first solo album was called: All the Woo of the Universe, which was titled by George Clinton. ---->>>

I don't listen to a lot of radio today. It's not really music to me. ---->>>

I got private lessons in keyboard at Julliard, before New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. ---->>>

I talk by playing, not by words. ---->>>

I was born in Long Branch, New Jersey, and no one had ever taught anybody that young, back in those days. ---->>>

My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist. ---->>>

The radios are going to dictate. That's another fight. That's another story there. I wish they just let it be. ---->>>

Usually, I just do what I want, because I got it that way. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-19, 1944
Birthplace:
Die: 2016-06-24
Occupation: Musician

George Bernard "Bernie" Worrell, Jr. (April 19, 1944 – June 24, 2016) was an American keyboardist and composer best known as a founding member of Parliament-Funkadelic and for his work with Talking Heads. He is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, inducted in 1997 with fifteen other members of Parliament-Funkadelic (wikipedia)