Originally Posted by aydee
Right you are....... also a silent observer of the world : )..
He did speak occasionally though, with intermittent blasts of a muted and minimalistic trumpet.
I remember an interview he did with Ed Bradley on 60 minutes. He talked frankly about his preference for working with black drummers. He described the difference. He gave an example of the beat exactly on time (his perception of white drummers), and time in the pocket (his perception of the way black drummers play).