Benny Green – Ray had so much love…

Ray had so much love of life and the music. He had so much integrity…


“Ray had so much love of life and the music. He had so much integrity. He treated the music with so much dignity and respect. I spent four and a half years as a sideman with Ray Brown’s trio. Music was his life, more so than anyone I could mention.”
-Benny Green

Benny Green – I’m glad you asked that…

I’m glad you asked that question, because of any musical situation I’ve been in, the…


“I’m glad you asked that question, because of any musical situation I’ve been in, the communication feels great here with Russell. He really pays close attention to what I’m doing because he cares.”
-Benny Green

Benny Green – We have fun, we listen…

We have fun, we listen to one another, we challenge one another, we trust one…


“We have fun, we listen to one another, we challenge one another, we trust one another. We’re doing what we enjoy, and we’re not just playing for each other, we’re playing for the people.”
-Benny Green