Category What Others Say

What Others Say / Arnold Jacobs

Don’t encourage mediocrity. Play at your best and don’t be second class in the head. —Arnold Jacobs, principal tubist for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, 1944–1988 Tweet: What Others Say / Arnold Jacobs

What Others Say / Albert Einstein

If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music. —Albert Einstein (1879–1955), German theoretical physicist, violinist

What Others Say / Leonard Bernstein

Music … can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable. —Leonard Bernstein, composer, conductor, musician

What Others Say / Frank Zappa

Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. —Frank Zappa (1940–1993), American composer, singer-songwriter, electric guitarist, recording engineer, record producer, film director

What’s Wrong With a Day Job?

I happen to be really bad at reading blogs. I admit it. I spend ridiculous amounts of time in front of my computer and just never think to open my RSS feed and read the blogs I’ve subscribed to. But I’m glad I did today. I was going back through old posts by Seth Godin, […]

What Others Say / Miles Davis

Sometimes you have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself. —Miles Davis, jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer

What Others Say / Victor Hugo

Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent. —Victor Hugo, French poet and novelist