David Amram Quotes & Sayings

A New YouTube Channel for PreSchool Learning

23 most famous David Amram quotes and sayings. These are the first 10 quotes we have for him. He's a 91 year old American composer born on Nov 17, 1930.

“In jazz, you listen to what the bass player is doing and what the drummer is doing, what the pianist and the guitarist is doing, and then you play something that compliments that, so you are thinking simultaneously and thinking ahead.”
David Amram Quotes
“That is the way a great master carpenter feels, or an architect or composer or anyone who creates anything - people want to be appreciated for what they have done.”
“The idea of the peace movement and of people who spent their entire lives trying to have a more egalitarian, just society, suddenly became swamped by the record industry, by the new rock and roll culture, and by the idea of not trusting anyone over thirty.”
David Amram Quotes
“We had common interests in the beauty of the French language. We both had a tremendous love of jazz. We shared dreams of getting married and having a family, living in the country, leading an idyllic life.”
“When today's generation reads Jack's books or they listen to the music created by some of us, I believe that they see there is a different way of approaching today's life and today's sometimes seeming hopelessness that can provide answers.”
David Amram Quotes
“Allen Ginsberg was a world authority on the writing of William Blake, and had an incredible knowledge of classic literature and world politics.”
David Amram Quotes
“When you are accompanying someone, you are listening to them the way you listen to a Bach Chorale, where four parts are going on at the same time, all of which are gorgeous melodies, all being played simultaneously.”
David Amram Quotes
“I learned from my uncle that jazz, like symphony music, was built to last.”
David Amram Quotes
“I wish to share and pass down some of my generation's traits, and encourage young people to create their own art, music, and literature.”
David Amram Quotes
“The atmosphere was wide open in those circles that we traveled in.”

David Amram Quotes Rating

No Ratings Yet
Leave A Comment