I wake up in the morning, I do a little stretching exercises, pick up the horn and play.
By: Herb Alpert
Instrumental music can spread the international language.
We always felt that if you do something with quality and integrity, then it's going to come back to you.
It's very clean. With tape, you get noise.
I think we as human beings need to be able to appreciate each other's differences and I think jazz really takes us in that direction.
I find that it's nice to work with somebody and spin off on someone else's feelings. You get a little jaded by yourself.
Clifford Brown was in the jazz circles considered to be probably the greatest trumpet player who ever lived.
Arts is like the power of now. When you're performing, when you're playing, when you're sculpting, painting, it's that moment. I'm in the moment of my life, and that's what I love to do.
There's something interesting about playing live; you're in the moment, and I think it would be beneficial.
I think President Obama really does get the value of the arts.
The reaction to this album has just been fabulous around the world... and I've had offers to perform from around the world and I'm tempted to do it. I've got itchy lips.
around the world
Selfishly, I make music for me. I like to make music. I like looking for songs. I like working with interesting musicians. I like producing records. It's something I will always do.
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