Jazz interview with jazz pianist Shai Maestro․ The interview with him was written like everyone else, but he did not write the answers, but sent the recording of the answers to the questions. You can read the questions below, and listen to the musician’s answers in the same order in the recording.
JBN: – First let’s start with where you grew up, and what got you interested in music?
JBN: – How did your sound evolve over time? What did you do to find and develop your sound?
JBN: – What practice routine or exercise have you developed to maintain and improve your current musical ability especially pertaining to rhythm?
JBN: – How to prevent disparate influences from coloring what you’re doing?
JBN: – How do you prepare before your performances to help you maintain both spiritual and musical stamina?
JBN: – What’s the balance in music between intellect and soul?
JBN: – There’s a two-way relationship between audience and artist; you’re okay with giving the people what they want?
JBN: – Please any memories from gigs, jams, open acts and studio sessions which you’d like to share with us?
JBN: – How can we get young people interested in jazz when most of the standard tunes are half a century old?
JBN: – John Coltrane said that music was his spirit. How do you understand the spirit and the meaning of life?
JBN: – If you could change one thing in the musical world and it would become a reality, what would that be?
JBN: – Who do you find yourself listening to these days?
JBN: – What is the message you choose to bring through your music?
JBN: – Let’s take a trip with a time machine, so where and why would you really wanna go?
JBN: – I have been asking you so far, now may I have a question from yourself…
JBN: – So putting that all together, how are you able to harness that now?
P.S. – JBN: – Note: You can express your consent and join our association, which will give you the opportunity to perform at our Jazz and Blues festivals in Europe and Boston, naturally receiving an appropriate royalty. We cover all expenses. The objectives of the interview are: How to introduce yourself, your activities, thoughts and intellect, and make new discoveries for our US/EU Jazz & Blues Association, which organizes festivals, concerts and meetings in Boston and various European countries, why not for you too!! You can read more about the association here. https://jazzbluesnews.com/2022/11/19/us-eu-jba/