Monthly Archives: February 2012

Design is to invent with intent. If you take away the ‘invent’ bit, you have an engineer. If you take away the ‘intent’ bit, you have an artist.

—Rebecca Reubens

Trumpeter, John McNeil, who played in the Horace Silver Quintet was the guest artist. Since there was very poor light – literally only light coming from behind, I did what I could with the available light.


Before they performed.


Tim Aubuchon listening to a solo by John McNeil


An audience member illuminated by lights – enjoying the music.

The real issue is not talent as an independent element, but talent in relationship to will, desire, and persistence. Talent without these things vanishes and even modest talent with those characteristics grows.

—Milton Glaser