Hazel Scott - Quotes

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Who ever walked behind anyone to freedom? If we can't go hand in hand, I don't want to go.

Who ever walked behind anyone to freedom? If we can't go hand in hand, I don't want to go.

I've always known I was gifted, which is not the easiest thing in the world for a person to know, because you're not responsible for your gift, only for what you do with it. ---->>>

I have always respected everyone's religion. As I say, there is only one God and a lot of confused people. ---->>>

I think we musicians are emissaries. Every time we go before the public, we're there to make converts. ---->>>

There's only one free person in this society, and he is white and male. ---->>>

There's a time when you have to explain to your children why they're born, and it's a marvelous thing if you know the reason by then. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 06-11, 1920
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Die: 10-02, 1981
Occupation: Musician
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Hazel Dorothy Scott (June 11, 1920 – October 2, 1981) was a Trinidadian-born jazz and classical pianist and singer; she also performed as herself in several films. Born in Port of Spain, Hazel was taken at the age of four by her mother to New York City. Recognized early as a musical prodigy, Scott was given scholarships from the age of eight to study at the Juilliard School (wikipedia)