kath wrote:LMG wrote:Here's how I would direct a session:
'OK, we do the tune, dah dada dum da, yadda yadda yadda, then when I point YOU go bamalamaalamlamdrammba lama on the drums - go easy on the high hat and YOU (points) go sqwawk skwawk breddla breeeeee breh until I look annoyed, then YOU Keith bang on the joanna a bit, then you (still Keith, it is your album after all) play the tune again and we all come back in for eight bars or whatever - we can always fade. Sound good?'
I reckon that's how they do it.
I see a lot of live jazz, me. Sober these days. I know jazz musics.
just imagine playin under zappa or robert fripp. you better know yer shit
Fripp holds less terror for me now I have seen him prancing around his kitchen with a stuffed unicorn and his tiny wife, doing lockdown Sundays.
A year ago last weekend I was watching Fripp with binoculars from high up in the Royal Albert Hall, King Crimson 50th anniversary.