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6 Famous Quotes by Ben Webster
3/27/1909 - 9/20/1973
Also Known As:  
B. Webster     Webster, Ben     Ben Webster Quintet
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Like every other place, I guess, Kansas City was quite a different city when I was a youngster there. They had quite a few clubs, and we had what we used to call jam sessions every night.

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There has been a shift in attitudes.

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I don't listen to my own records a lot. Once in a while - to check out my mistakes. Because you can always see a spot or two in the record where you could have done better. So you more or less study this way.

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There are four guys that I've always listened to and admired and have great respect for. I think they're just about the greatest for what they're doing. That's Benny Carter, Coleman Hawkins, Johnny Hodges and Hilton Jefferson. Jeff sounds beautiful. The way he treats a note - he plays so pretty.

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As for listening to other recordings - that's just about all that I do. I listen to everyone. First thing when I wake up, I turn my set on.

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They're causing problems with the sales of real estate and causing property value drops.

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