Steve Lacy Quotes

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Born: July 23, 1934, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, June 4, 2004
Occupation: Composer

1.
I think it is in collaboration that the nature of art is revealed.
- Steve Lacy

2.
I've been working on the soprano saxophone for 40 years, and the possibilities are astounding. It's up to you, the only limit is the imagination.
- Steve Lacy

3.
I've performed solo for 20 years now, but I don't do much of it, because if you only play alone, you go crazy and out of tune and play foolish music.
- Steve Lacy

4.
Nobody was playing the soprano saxophone and certainly nobody was trying to do anything with it. So I was all alone. I didn't know that at first.
- Steve Lacy

5.
You can work on the saxophone alone, but ultimately you must perform with others.
- Steve Lacy

6.
You have to sound sad first of all, then maybe later you can sound good.
- Steve Lacy

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