““Maybe others are drawn to it for the same reason I am: The banjo just makes a happy sound,” Bailey said. “And it is so percussive and rhythmic (essentially being strings stretched over a drum). So it ties us to the real and the past in a time when technology seems to come first in music.””
"Music is less about what I do, and more about how I share my soul with others."
"I feel that even though jazz is a fringe art, it is still relevant and needs to be expressed. Jazz was built on reinterpreting classics and is an American art form that shouldn’t be overlooked."