Albert Ayler Quotes
Albert Ayler (/?a?l?r/; July 13, 1936 – November 25, 1970) was an American avant-garde jazz saxophonist, singer and composer
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John [Coltrane] was like a visitor to this planet. He came in peace and he left in peace; but during his time here, he kept trying to reach new levels of awareness, of peace, of spirituality. That's why I regard the music he played as spiritual music -- John's way of getting closer and closer to the Creator.
...for me the only way I can thank God for his ever-present creation is to offer him a new music impressed of a beauty which nobody had previously understood .... the music we play is one long prayer, a message coming from God