Gene Krupa Quotes

Eugene Bertram “Gene” Krupa was one of the most influential drummers in history known for transforming the drums from merely time-keeping to a prominent role as a solo instrument.

“If you’re going to start with melody you’ll need some tympani, I think.” – Gene Krupa

“When I speak of natural drummers I’m talking about guys that are playing with the talent God gave ’em.” – Gene Krupa

“Yes, I’ve had some pretty good luck finding wonderful talent.” – Gene Krupa

“Well I guess I like variety pretty much, but I do enjoy this work very much. Particularly with Buddy on the gig, we get a chance to knock each other out It’just wonderful.” – Gene Krupa

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Composer, Drummer and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s