|Picasso: Three Musicians|
Jazz Elder: Jazz is about simplifying. Play a bunch of notes, take out the ones you don’t need. Just leave the pretty ones. That’s what Miles said.
Art Critic: Like an artist simplifies all the clutter in a scene to its essentials, a few lines, a few colors. That’s what Pablo said.
Jazz Elder: And twelve basic notes can generate an infinite number of sounds.
Art Critic: A few lines can suggest an infinite number of shapes and three primary colors can generate millions of shades.
A parallel conversation. Both saying the same thing. Quoting their gurus. Reaching the same conclusion. Manifestum est reductionem.