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Roy Hargrove: It Isn’t a Job

Video interview with trumpeter about seeing the music as an art form rather than as a source of employment

In this video from iRockJazz, trumpeter Roy Hargrove explains with deep conviction that artists are often unsuccessful because they see music as a job and not as an art form that, if loved and respected beyond monetary gain, has the power to provide for both artist and listener.

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