Al Hirt was an American trumpeter and bandleader. He is best remembered for his million-selling recordings of “Java” and the accompanying album Honey in the Horn, and for the theme song to The Green Hornet. Enjoy Al Hirt’s best quotes below.
“A little bit of this, a little bit of that. I never had any specific style.”
“When Buddy played, he played all out, all the time. It was a wonder he didn’t keel over and die before he did.”
“I always smoked cigars. I’ve smoked cigars with everybody in show business.”