Who or what inspired you to take up composing, and pursue a career in music? Big question. Many people, many things inspired me. Great pianists
Tag: jazz pianist
Leszek Możdżer, jazz pianist
My favourite musicians are the musicians who listen while playing and react immediately.
Kit Downes, composer, pianist and organist
Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music? I started playing organ and piano quite young, and sung in a choir when
Rowan Hudson, jazz pianist
The nature of improvised music means that it’s very rare that everything falls together perfectly in real time, and in a way that’s not the point. There’s a Miles Davis quote where he says something like ‘I can play music all night, but there will only ever be about 8 bars where I really nail it’, and I know what he means