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David Friesen e il Questionario di Proust

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All About Jazz: Il tratto principale della mia musica.
David Friesen Melodie cantabili e progressioni armoniche inconsuete.

AAJ La qualità che desidero nei musicisti che suonano con me.
D.F. La capacità di ascoltare.

AAJ Come musicista, il momento in cui sono stato più felice.
D.F. Ce ne sono tanti, ma essere indicato in un recente sondaggio come uno dei ventiquattro bassisti più influenti nella storia del jazz è stato un vero onore... Oltre a questo, entrare a far parte della Oregon Music Hall of Fame e della Jazz Society of Oregon Hall of Fame.

AAJ Come musicista, il mio principale difetto.
D.F. Non dormo abbastanza.

AAJ La mia più grande paura quando suono.
D.F. Non ci sono paure!

AAJ Sogno di suonare.
D.F. La mia musica per solo, con un'orchestra sinfonica.

AAJ La mia fonte di ispirazione.
D.F. La mia fede in Gesù Cristo.

AAJ I miei musicisti preferiti.
D.F. Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Scott LaFaro, Joe Henderson, Ralph Towner, Ben Webster, Lester Young, Oscar Peterson.

AAJ I miei dischi da isola deserta.
D.F. Miles Davis Kind of Blue, Bill Evans Sunday at the Village Vanguard, e il mio Where the Light Falls.

AAJ La canzone che canto sotto la doccia.
D.F. Non canto sotto la doccia.

AAJ I miei pittori preferiti.
D.F. Paul Cezanne, Claude Monet, Scott Friesen.

AAJ I miei film preferiti.
D.F. Fargo, Chef, La vita è una cosa Meravigliosa, Rear Window, Dr. Stranamore, The Red Violin, Il Paradiso Può Attendere, Raging Bull, Il Padrino 1 -2 -3, A Qualcuno Piace Caldo, The Misfits, Tutti Insieme Appassionatamente, La Guerra Lampo dei Fratelli Marx, Il Silenzio degli Innocenti, Easy Rider, Goodfellas, Heat, Ben Hur, The Shawshank Redemption, Casablanca, Qualcuno Volò sul Nido del Cuculo, Via Col Vento, Il Ponte sul Fiume Kwai, West Side Story, Chinatown, Amadeus, Gandhi, Salvate il Soldato Ryan, Patton, Braveheart, Il Buono il Brutto e il Cattivo, The King's Speech, Will Hunting—Genio Ribelle, Pulp Fiction, La Regina d'Africa, L'Ammutinamento del Bounty, Il Mistero del Falco ... e moltissimi altri!!!!

AAJ I miei scrittori preferiti.
D.F. Pearl Buck, Dean Koontz, John Grisham, Lee Childs, Chaim Potok, Somerset Maugham.

AAJ La mia occupazione preferita
D.F. Musicista / compositore / insegnante.

AAJ Il dono di natura che vorrei avere.
D.F. Saper dipingere.

AAJ Nella musica, la cosa che detesto di più.
D.F. La mancanza di energia, poco senso del tempo, non ascoltare.

AAJ Gli errori musicali che mi ispirano maggiore indulgenza.
D.F. Quelli tecnici.

AAJ Il pezzo che vorrei venisse suonato al mio funerale.
D.F. Il mio "Lament For the Lost/Procession."

AAJ Lo stato attuale della mia attività musicale.
D.F. Scrivo musica, faccio concerti e insegno! Non ho illusioni di grandeur. Sono grato e pienamente soddisfatto.

AAJ Il mio motto
D.F. Ascoltare è il mio salvagente nell'oceano dei suoni ... Senza, affogo!

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