BUD POWELL Jazz Quotes

  • "No one could play like Bud; too difficult, too quick, incredible!" - Thelonious Monk
  • "Bud was the most brilliant that a spirit might be, a unique genius in our culture." - Max Roach
  • "Bud is a genius." - Charlie Parker
  • "He laid down the basis of modern jazz piano." - Dizzy Gillespie
  • "Bud is a genuine genius." - Duke Ellington