Burt on songwriting in the Daily Beast

dailybeastAs part of his regular “How I Write” feature, Noah Charney interviewed Burt Bacharach yesterday in the Daily Beast.

Was there a specific moment when you felt you had “made it” as a songwriter?

Maybe when Miles Davis said to me, “Hey man, ‘Alfie,’ that’s a very good song.” If Miles Davis said to me that I’d written a great song, maybe all was well in the world.

To see the entire interview, visit the Daily Beast.

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