Chick Corea short quotes

The sound of the orchestra is one of the most magnificent musical sounds that has ever existed.

The sound of the orchestra is one of the most magnificent musical sounds that has ever existed.

I call myself a teacher because they want me to call myself a teacher, but actually, what I'm doing is I'm studying.

I call myself a teacher because they want me to call myself a teacher, but actually, what I'm doing is I'm studying.

I decided that I didn't want to spend my time in a liberal arts college. ---->>>

Talking about the body getting old, there's a sadness to it in a way. ---->>>

Only a spiritual being has awareness.

Only a spiritual being has awareness.

You don't have to be Picasso or Rembrandt to create something. The fun of it, the joy of creating, is way high above anything else to do with the art form. ---->>>

My one thing is I continue to be interested and want to be a student. I don't want to be a master. When I'm learning something, I'm in my element. ---->>>

My wife, Gayle, is a wonderful musician and singer. We share music, so it's a deep bond. ---->>>

When I hear the piano played in a compositional way, like in a songwriter's way in a compositional way, there's a certain arc to that that I love. ---->>>

Art is a subject that is inundated with opinions. In fact, that's all it is about is opinions.

Art is a subject that is inundated with opinions. In fact, that's all it is about is opinions.

I don't think any artist really knows why a song gets popular. ---->>>

I've noticed that the more adventurous and in that mode that I am, it seems that the more the audience really likes it. ---->>>

It's made music more accessible with YouTube and the ability to trade audio files. But it hasn't made it more popular. ---->>>

People in the music business say don't make too many records because they'll compete against one another. ---->>>

When I came to New York after high school in 1959 and started to meet musicians, 'Hot House' was like a standard jam session tune. ---->>>

You get a zero at the end of your age number, and you get some extra attention. That's what I found out. ---->>>

It's a constant challenge to get your arrangement and musical expression across to a new audience, especially when you're playing live every night like we are. ---->>>

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