Quotations that match 'concert'.

When we did concerts, we wanted them to be theatrical events - collaborations with designers, choreographers, and directors - because we thought traditional rock concerts were boring.
[ Because Boring Collaborations Concerts Designers Did Directors Events Rock Theatrical Them Thought Traditional Wanted Were]
I live again the days and evenings of my long career. I dream at night of operas and concerts in which I have had my share of success. Now like the old Irish minstrel, I have hung up my harp because my songs are all sung.
[ Again Because Career Concerts Days Dream Evenings Had Harp Hung Irish Live Long Night Now Old Operas Share Songs Success Sung Up Which]
Then, for a hot three or four weeks I wanted to be a concert pianist.
[ Concert Four Hot Pianist Then Three Wanted Weeks]
This kind of prelude was succeeded by the concerto itself which he executed with a degree of spirit and firmness that no one has ever pretended to equal.
[ Concerto Degree Equal Ever Executed Firmness Itself Kind Prelude Pretended Spirit Succeeded Which]
Throughout the evening I would be recording these long saxophone delays and about four hours into the concert, if I wanted to take a break I would just play back the saxophone.
[ Back Break Concert Delays Evening Four Hours Into Just Long Play Recording Saxophone Take These Throughout Wanted Would]
I think seeing Pryor's first movie, Live In Concert, when I was in high school changed my life. Pryor really put the heart in darkness for me.
[ Changed Concert Darkness First Heart High Life Live Movie Pryor Put Really School Seeing Think]
My audience are the same people who bought my albums years ago. These people are now married, with their own homes, their own families. If I'm in concert, I get people now who bring their kids.
[ Ago Albums Audience Bought Bring Concert Families Get Homes Kids Married Now Own Same Their These Years]
The economic picture in the States today doesn't allow for jazz concerts in a tour fashion. People now are too used to the Festival, which gives them more names for the same price.
[ Allow Concerts Economic Fashion Festival Gives Jazz More Names Now Picture Price Same States Them Today Too Tour Used Which]
I have very eclectic taste in music, but when it comes to going to concerts, I like going to rock concerts.
[ Comes Concerts Eclectic Going Music Rock Taste Very]
Even I had no opportunity to conduct very many concerts after World War II.
[ After Concerts Conduct Even Had Ii Many Opportunity Very War World]
I never really went to any concerts that I wasn't in.
[ Any Concerts Never Really Went]
I'm still trying to re-create a Ray Charles concert that I heard when I was fifteen years old, and all my nerve endings were fried and transformed, and electricity shot through me.
[ Charles Concert Electricity Endings Fifteen Fried Heard Nerve Old Ray Shot Still Through Transformed Trying Were Years]
There's an awful lot of resources that can be drawn upon in an improvised music concert.
[ Awful Concert Drawn Improvised Lot Music Resources Upon]
Well, I started conducting kind of by accident. I wanted to give myself a special birthday present for my fortieth birthday, and I was living in San Francisco at the time and I started attending some of the concerts and then simply dropping hints.
[ Accident Attending Birthday Concerts Conducting Dropping Fortieth Francisco Give Hints Kind Living Myself Present San Simply Some Special Started Then Time Wanted Well]
Nobody notices me. Nobody thinks I'm me. But then I look less like me than most of the people coming to our concerts.
[ Coming Concerts Less Look Most Nobody Notices Our Than Then Thinks]
These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people.
[ Act Capitalists Concert Generally Harmoniously These]
The first willing concert I went to was Aerosmith when I was like 14.
[ Aerosmith Concert First Went Willing]
His last 2 shows in the U.S. were in Chicago and St. Louis. I don't know what made me go on the trip with him, but I'm so very glad I did. They were two of the finest concerts I've ever seen.
[ Chicago Concerts Did Ever Finest Glad Go Him His Know Last Louis Made Seen Shows St Trip Two Very Were]
When an audience comes to one of my concerts, I hope they'll see themselves, somewhere, in one of the songs.
[ Audience Comes Concerts Hope See Somewhere Songs Themselves]
We do a lot of light classical programming with that, too... obviously... a lot of Tchaikovsky music, Grieg, things like that which have become less classical with classical concerts.
[ Become Classical Concerts Less Light Lot Music Obviously Programming Things Too Which]
The first reason for starting to do the symphony concerts was to play this new piece of mine.
[ Concerts First Mine New Piece Play Reason Starting Symphony]
You can't be pregnant in leotards, and this is the last chance for us to get our bodies into the shape of concert dancers and capture it with the magic of film.
[ Bodies Capture Chance Concert Dancers Film Get Into Last Leotards Magic Our Pregnant Shape Us]
The concert is a polite form of self induced torture.
[ Concert Form Induced Polite Self Torture]
Nashville was totally different than I ever dreamed. I had only seen the music business on television and been to a couple of concerts. I had no clue.
[ Been Business Clue Concerts Couple Different Dreamed Ever Had Music Nashville Only Seen Television Than Totally]
I have fun with my clothes onstage; it's not a concert you're seeing, it's a fashion show.
[ Clothes Concert Fashion Fun Onstage Seeing Show]
At the concert I'm going to crown the best looking man, Mr. Tampa. Bald men definitely have an edge.
[ Bald Best Concert Crown Definitely Edge Going Looking Man Men Mr Tampa]
I was a tough kid with the jeans, the concert shirt with the flannel over it, the comb in the back pocket and the feathered hair.
[ Back Comb Concert Flannel Hair Jeans Kid Over Pocket Shirt Tough]
Each of our 900 shows so far was different - maybe that's what makes the fans come back to our gigs time and again. And that they're always part of the show. Phish concerts are a communal experience.
[ Again Always Back Come Communal Concerts Different Each Experience Fans Far Gigs Makes Maybe Our Part Phish Show Shows Time]
I'm approaching a period in my life though where I'd like to be totally absorbed into music, doing concerts, writing something. Basically, that IS what I am doing.
[ Absorbed Am Approaching Basically Concerts Doing Into Life Music Period Something Though Totally Where Writing]
Harmony is pure love, for love is a concerto.
[ Concerto Harmony Love Pure]
I did a concert... in September with the Berlin Philharmonic... They're great musicians, and there's always something to learn from them.
[ Always Berlin Concert Did Great Learn Musicians Philharmonic September Something Them]
A concert is not a live rendition of our album. It's a theatrica! event.
[ Album Concert Event Live Our Rendition]
The repressed memory is like a noisy intruder being thrown out of the concert hall. You can throw him out, but he will bang on the door and continue to disturb the concert. The analyst opens the door and says, If you promise to behave yourself, you can come back in.
[ Analyst Back Bang Behave Being Come Concert Continue Disturb Door Hall Him Memory Noisy Opens Out Promise Repressed Says Throw Thrown Will Yourself]
A concert is a concert is a concert is a concert. An album is an album is an album is an album. Musically, both have nothing in common.
[ Album Both Common Concert Musically Nothing]
People have taken time out of their day and spent their money to come sit down at a concert. And it's jazz music-it's not easy for them to get to it. I don't want them ever to feel that I'm taking their presence lightly.
[ Come Concert Day Down Easy Ever Feel Get Jazz Lightly Money Out Presence Sit Spent Taken Taking Their Them Time Want]
I still continue to do at least four concert tours a year, and in many cases, as many as six.
[ Cases Concert Continue Four Least Many Six Still Tours Year]
I love going to concerts, so that whole environment is something that intrigues me anyway.
[ Anyway Concerts Environment Going Intrigues Love Something Whole]
Climate change is such a huge issue that it requires strong, concerted, consistent and enduring action by governments.
[ Action Change Climate Concerted Consistent Enduring Governments Huge Issue Requires Strong Such]
I never went to concerts when I was a kid, so I never knew if what I was doing onstage was right.
[ Concerts Doing Kid Knew Never Onstage Right Went]
Well, a lot of our concerts do okay, and I know we still get royalty checks which still isn't that important, but again, I have to just say that we're making our records.
[ Again Checks Concerts Get Important Just Know Lot Making Okay Our Records Royalty Say Still Well Which]
The structural thinking I use in the concert hall is unnecessary to most film projects, and most film composers make better use of the enormous range of pop and other materials and techniques required of them than I probably would, faced with the same challenge.
[ Better Challenge Composers Concert Enormous Faced Film Hall Make Materials Most Other Pop Probably Projects Range Required Same Structural Techniques Than Them Thinking Unnecessary Use Would]
I actually may do a musical next year... not one that I've written; one that I may star in. Plus my concert and other people's work and all of a sudden you've got a very full life.
[ Actually Concert Full Got Life May Musical Next Other Plus Star Sudden Very Work Written Year]
I probably went to musique concrete concerts - though not the very first ones - at the beginning of the 50s.
[ Beginning Concerts Concrete First Ones Probably Though Very Went]
The great problem of the concert hall is that the shoebox is the ideal shape for acoustics but that no architect worth their names wants to build a shoebox.
[ Acoustics Architect Build Concert Great Hall Ideal Names Problem Shape Shoebox Their Wants Worth]
Every day we make more progress toward understanding the concert hall.
[ Concert Day Every Hall Make More Progress Toward Understanding]
I was taken to concerts when I was six, seven years old, and sat in a box throughout the whole evening.
[ Box Concerts Evening Old Sat Seven Six Taken Throughout Whole Years]
By the time this concert ends this evening, 30,000 Africans will have died because of extreme poverty. By this time tomorrow evening, another 30,000. This does not make sense.
[ Africans Another Because Concert Died Does Ends Evening Extreme Make Poverty Sense Time Tomorrow Will]
Every role I've played, that could've happened. It's nice, it happens, but it is rather disconcerting when a young child comes up to at the airport and starts doing your lines, it happens.
[ Airport Child Comes Could Disconcerting Doing Every Happened Happens Lines Nice Played Rather Role Starts Up Young Your]
I had just lost my dad and I remembered all the songs we used to go and hear at concerts, and the records around the house and sometimes we'd play together.
[ Around Concerts Dad Go Had Hear House Just Lost Play Records Remembered Sometimes Songs Together Used]
There's a huge AIDS epidemic in Africa, and one of Bad Boy's plans this year is to give more awareness to that. We're gonna be doing a big charity concert helping to save some of the brothers and sisters in Africa.
[ Africa Aids Awareness Bad Big Boy Brothers Charity Concert Doing Epidemic Give Gonna Helping Huge More Plans Save Sisters Some Year]
My parents told me I would become a doctor and then in my spare time I would become a concert pianist. So, both my day job and my spare time were sort of taken care of.
[ Become Both Care Concert Day Doctor Job Parents Pianist Sort Spare Taken Then Time Told Were Would]
There's been a concerted effort to steal Christmas.
[ Been Christmas Concerted Effort Steal]
Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience.
[ Ago Audience Concert Instinct Into Pace Pacing Performance Pleasing Reading Song Story Taught Translates Years]
I was always in plays at school and in school concerts - you could say I liked to show off.
[ Always Concerts Could Liked Off Plays Say School Show]
Despite a large body of work in films, TV, theatre and concerts, I am viewed by many as a Jewish artist. I do not resent the label, except for the fact that I disapprove of labels in general.
[ Am Artist Body Concerts Despite Disapprove Except Fact Films General Jewish Label Labels Large Many Resent Theatre Tv Viewed Work]
I say what's in my heart, and I do it in my concerts.
[ Concerts Heart Say]
I wanted to get my recording and become a musician again, work; with other people, do that kind of thing because I kind of got away from that for a while once we started happening, you know, selling records, sold out concerts.
[ Again Away Because Become Concerts Get Got Happening Kind Know Musician Once Other Out Recording Records Selling Sold Started Thing Wanted While Work]
I'd forget the piece just before I went out to do the concerto, the panic was too great. This was not anything that gave me pleasure. This was fulfilling somebody else's dream.
[ Anything Before Concerto Dream Else Forget Fulfilling Gave Great Just Out Panic Piece Pleasure Somebody Too Went]
Solo concerts are murder, I find; I don't like doing them.
[ Concerts Doing Find Murder Solo Them]
Last year in Germany at a town hall in Leipzig there was a game music concert played by the orchestra and some of the Final Fantasy scores were played. This year there is another concert scheduled in the same location, for game music.
[ Another Concert Fantasy Final Game Germany Hall Last Location Music Orchestra Played Same Scheduled Scores Some Town Were Year]
Let us be clear: I take ten times more money for a concert than for an opera performance.
[ Clear Concert Money More Opera Performance Take Ten Than Times Us]
We are a business, and you do a little of what you think's right, pay your bills, and attract... a single record attracts attention to your concerts and your albums.
[ Albums Attention Attract Attracts Bills Business Concerts Little Pay Record Right Single Think Your]
We just want kids to come to our concert and forget about everything.
[ Come Concert Everything Forget Just Kids Our Want]
Now, if King Crimson accepts responsibility for innovating its own tradition, you can't accept responsibility for the audience. And there is an enormous tangible weight of expectation, which comes from an audience attending a King Crimson concert.
[ Accept Accepts Attending Audience Comes Concert Crimson Enormous Expectation King Now Own Responsibility Tangible Tradition Weight Which]
I was lucky enough to get to perform on stage in front of 20 million people on TV, and 150 thousand in concerts. For 15 minutes I got to be a rock star, the 15 minutes is great! It turns into Spinal Tap after 20 minutes.
[ After Concerts Enough Front Get Got Great Into Lucky Million Minutes Perform Rock Spinal Stage Star Tap Thousand Turns Tv]
I wasn't the kind of person that liked waiting for autographs or following them, I just liked to go to the shows, study their records, driving many, many hours to different states to go to concerts.
[ Autographs Concerts Different Driving Following Go Hours Just Kind Liked Many Person Records Shows States Study Their Them Waiting]
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business, live concerts.
[ Because Business Concert Concerts Crowd Electricity Exciting Favorite Generated Live Part Stage]
Which is why, in my lieder concerts, I always strove, when possible, to sing only the works of a single composer, so that the audience could be gradually drawn into a particular creative genius' way of thinking, and could follow him.
[ Always Audience Composer Concerts Could Creative Drawn Follow Genius Gradually Him Into Lieder Only Particular Possible Sing Single Strove Thinking Way Which Why Works]
The Millennium Stadium thing was for the Tsunami concert. It was a thing that I think every band in the country would have liked to be a part of at the time that it happened.
[ Band Concert Country Every Happened Liked Millennium Part Stadium Thing Think Time Tsunami Would]
I cannot give a single concert at which I do not play one piece after the other in an agony of terror because my memory threatens to fail me. This fear torments me for days beforehand.
[ After Agony Because Beforehand Cannot Concert Days Fail Fear Give Memory Other Piece Play Single Terror Threatens Torments Which]
I was much more interested in the orchestra than the piano, but I did become fairly proficient as a pianist and my teachers felt I had talent and wanted me to become a good concert pianist and earn my living that way.
[ Become Concert Did Earn Fairly Felt Good Had Interested Living More Much Orchestra Pianist Piano Proficient Talent Teachers Than Wanted Way]
I am just glad that I can take the music to the people who want to hear it. I love my audiences. I am deeply indebted to them for giving me the chance to sing my concerts, make records, and do what I love. Whatever people call it, it is great to have a voice!
[ Am Audiences Call Chance Concerts Deeply Giving Glad Great Hear Indebted Just Love Make Music Records Sing Take Them Voice Want Whatever]
I've seen the Mass For The End Of Time in concert but my brother's the more musical one really.
[ Brother Concert End Mass More Musical Really Seen Time]
Politics in a literary work, is like a gun shot in the middle of a concert, something vulgar, and however, something which is impossible to ignore.
[ Concert Gun However Ignore Impossible Literary Middle Politics Shot Something Vulgar Which Work]
I do remember being in high school and trying to go to an Outlaws concert, but I was too drunk and ended up in trouble with the police at some truck stop on 95 in Connecticut.
[ Being Concert Connecticut Drunk Ended Go High Police Remember School Some Stop Too Trouble Truck Trying Up]
The letters from jail are always disconcerting.
[ Always Disconcerting Jail Letters]
Even at al my mother's concerts, I had never seen people go crazy the way they did with the Beatles.
[ Al Beatles Concerts Crazy Did Even Go Had Mother Never Seen Way]
I've been to too many Dead concerts. There've been smokin' holes where my memory used to be.
[ Been Concerts Dead Holes Many Memory Smokin Too Used Where]
That's what Kiss is all about - not just music, but entertainment, y'know? We're there to take you away from your problems, and rock and roll all night and party every day for those two hours you're at the concert.
[ Away Concert Day Entertainment Every Hours Just Kiss Know Music Night Party Problems Rock Roll Take Those Two Your]
It was really strange for me when I started to play concerts in America where the audiences were all sitting down.
[ America Audiences Concerts Down Play Really Sitting Started Strange Were Where]
Kids now are so used to surround sound and the power in theater speakers, that the concert hall is a disappointment to them.
[ Concert Disappointment Hall Kids Now Power Sound Speakers Surround Theater Them Used]
I think there is a new awareness in this 21st century that design is as important to where and how we live as it is for museums, concert halls and civic buildings. Design
[ Awareness Buildings Century Civic Concert Design Halls How Important Live Museums New Think Where]
Not necessarily in one concert, but they're all there to be used if you want to use them.
[ Concert Necessarily Them Use Used Want]
We always got a strong response but I think in this day in age there is less of a marijuana fog at concerts and more of people just more naturally exuberant - it seems to me.
[ Age Always Concerts Day Exuberant Fog Got Just Less More Naturally Response Seems Strong Think]
Now, I was the Summer Concert guy. I played every Summer concert there was.
[ Concert Every Guy Now Played Summer]
I went to London and performed in Eric Clapton's concert at the Royal Albert Hall. I'll work with him any time he asks me.
[ Albert Any Asks Clapton Concert Eric Hall Him London Performed Royal Time Went Work]
Because of the wealth of fine music spread through the film, working on it held all the fun and excitement of attending a great concert.
[ Attending Because Concert Excitement Film Fine Fun Great Held Music Spread Through Wealth Working]
I did about a 100 concerts this year. All over the United States. We're cutting back next year to about 40. We generate money for an organization called Mercy Corps.
[ Back Called Concerts Corps Cutting Did Generate Mercy Money Next Organization Over States United Year]
In my piano concerto I developed this polyphony to much higher complexity.
[ Complexity Concerto Developed Higher Much Piano]
In fact, since no one's been interested in my work, I took the responsibility recently to invest in my own work, so I'm producing a concert that was done at the Vision Festival in May.
[ Been Concert Done Fact Festival Interested Invest May Own Producing Recently Responsibility Since Took Vision Work]
And it wasn't until '84 when I was first asked to come to Sweden and do an album and concert tour.
[ Album Asked Come Concert First Sweden Tour Until]
A punk concert isn't fun without a pit.
[ Concert Fun Pit Punk Without]
People like to let loose at rock concerts and it gives them an excuse to do it in a way that is not destructive to others and not really destructive to the band.
[ Band Concerts Destructive Excuse Gives Loose Others Really Rock Them Way]
A Kiss concert experience is like sex or anything else that's done with more that one person. It's the give and take that makes it so great. When the audience takes it to the next level, we can kick it up another notch.
[ Another Anything Audience Concert Done Else Experience Give Great Kick Kiss Level Makes More Next Notch Person Sex Take Takes Up]
You cannot raise the standard against oppression, or leap into the breach to relieve injustice, and still keep an open mind to every disconcerting fact, or an open ear to the cold voice of doubt.
[ Against Breach Cannot Cold Disconcerting Doubt Ear Every Fact Injustice Into Keep Leap Mind Open Oppression Raise Relieve Standard Still Voice]
I don't believe that a lot of the things I hear on the air today are going to be played for as long a time as Coleman Hawkins records or Brahms concertos.
[ Air Believe Brahms Coleman Going Hawkins Hear Long Lot Played Records Things Time Today]
It's really not that hard. If I do a Tonight Show, it's six or seven minutes. If I do a concert, it's 90 minutes. If I do an interview, that's 15 minutes. So by the end of the day I've done three hours worth of work.
[ Concert Day Done End Hard Hours Interview Minutes Really Seven Show Six Three Tonight Work Worth]
I did a long concert tour in England and Denmark and Sweden, and I also sang for the Soviet people, one of the finest musical audiences in the world.
[ Also Audiences Concert Denmark Did England Finest Long Musical Sang Soviet Sweden Tour World]
Every evening, I come home tired and have just enough energy to fill out the endless tax forms, to pay bills, not to let my house neglected and to hear the radio concert for an hour.
[ Bills Come Concert Endless Energy Enough Evening Every Fill Forms Hear Home Hour House Just Neglected Out Pay Radio Tax Tired]
If the audience walks out of a concert thinking, What a wonderful experience, then we have done our job.
[ Audience Concert Done Experience Job Our Out Then Thinking Walks Wonderful]
The three great moments of my life had to be the concerts of Ellington in 1938, Dizzy in '48, and Ella in '52.
[ Concerts Dizzy Ella Ellington Great Had Life Moments Three]
Maybe you're going to a concert thinking you're not going to hear anything but music. But you may walk away from there with an answer to a problem that you're carrying around with you that you didn't think you were going to hear about.
[ Answer Anything Around Away Carrying Concert Going Hear May Maybe Music Problem Think Thinking Walk Were]
As far as those kinds of things, I also played at the concert to call for the release of Nelson Mandela when he was a political prisoner in South Africa. We were celebrating his 70th birthday and calling for his release.
[ Africa Also Birthday Call Calling Celebrating Concert Far His Kinds Mandela Nelson Played Political Prisoner Release South Things Those Were]
Because I don't take money, I'll go anywhere and do a benefit concert with almost any orchestra.
[ Almost Any Anywhere Because Benefit Concert Go Money Orchestra Take]
What's happened - in our country, anyhow - is that the young people have shied away from the formality of the concert hall, that tie - and - tails philharmonic image.
[ Anyhow Away Concert Country Formality Hall Happened Image Our Philharmonic Tails Tie Young]
To come to a concert and hear a lot of songs from a female perspective should not make men say, 'Oh well, that's for women'.
[ Come Concert Female Hear Lot Make Men Oh Perspective Say Should Songs Well Women]
It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.
[ Concert Discover Generosity Only Open Others Playing Realize Role Takes Through Up Violin Whole World Your Yourself]
In reading, a lonely quiet concert is given to our minds; all our mental faculties will be present in this symphonic exaltation.
[ Concert Exaltation Faculties Given Lonely Mental Minds Our Present Quiet Reading Symphonic Will]
Two weeks later, we played our first concert and had 100 people there. It was pretty cool.
[ Concert Cool First Had Later Our Played Pretty Two Weeks]
I came back to do a live concert. Nobody had done that before and I know my managers were worried.
[ Back Before Came Concert Done Had Know Live Managers Nobody Were Worried]
Jessica Simpson is the youth ambassador for Operation Smile, and an episode of The Apprentice featured a team managing a charity concert she put on. Donald Trump came on stage and pledged a donation.
[ Ambassador Apprentice Came Charity Concert Donald Donation Episode Featured Jessica Managing Operation Pledged Put She Simpson Smile Stage Team Trump Youth]
You can't force something like that. But we have encouraged our audience, because we avoid the confrontation of regular rock concerts: us up here, you down there. Instead, we're looking for interaction.
[ Audience Avoid Because Concerts Confrontation Down Encouraged Force Here Instead Interaction Looking Our Regular Rock Something Up Us]
When I was at school I used to scream in trains, in those concertina things between the carriages. I used to try to be so good that sometimes I couldn't bear it any more.
[ Any Bear Between Carriages Good More School Scream Sometimes Things Those Trains Try Used]
Never forget the power of silence, that massively disconcerting pause which goes on and on and may at last induce an opponent to babble and backtrack nervously.
[ Babble Disconcerting Forget Goes Induce Last Massively May Never Opponent Pause Power Silence Which]
Being famous gets me good concert tickets, good tables in restaurants, good seats at sporting events and that's really about it.
[ Being Concert Events Famous Gets Good Really Restaurants Seats Sporting Tables Tickets]
For everything I do, I think about a 6-year-old girl and her mom that I saw at my concert last night. I think about what those two individuals would think if I were at a club last night. I never want to be arrested, and I never want to get a DUI, those are my moral values.
[ Arrested Club Concert Everything Get Girl Her Individuals Last Mom Moral Never Night Saw Think Those Two Values Want Were Would]
In those days a concert was a personal experience. I wanted to be as close as possible to the audience, and of course big stadiums didn't enable you to do that. It wasn't my style.
[ Audience Big Close Concert Course Days Enable Experience Personal Possible Stadiums Style Those Wanted]
If I go to a concert or sporting event I usually go in a VIP entrance. And leave the same way.
[ Concert Entrance Event Go Leave Same Sporting Usually Vip Way]
This open eye for possible alternatives which need to be scrutinized before we can determine which is the best grounded is profoundly disconcerting to all conservatives and to almost all revolutionaries.
[ Almost Alternatives Before Best Conservatives Determine Disconcerting Eye Grounded Need Open Possible Profoundly Revolutionaries Scrutinized Which]
When preparing for a concert, I do lots of training. I work with a choreographer to create great moves and then I have to keep my voice strong with lessons.
[ Choreographer Concert Create Great Keep Lessons Lots Moves Preparing Strong Then Training Voice Work]
The second album of Black Mages is currently in the process of recording and the basic tracks have already been completed. Hopefully sometime in the future we will be able to have a concert.
[ Able Album Already Basic Been Black Completed Concert Currently Future Hopefully Process Recording Second Sometime Tracks Will]
My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music. In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance. If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job. I did it decently and honestly.
[ Concerts Cry Dance Decently Did Ecstasy Give Honestly Job Laugh Life Music Spiritual Spiritually Through]
Well the way I ended up with my own record is that I did this concert at Wesleyan University. It was just one night and we had no thought of making a record.
[ Concert Did Ended Had Just Making Night Own Record Thought University Up Way Well]
People think top singers are overpaid, but opera houses have a top fee, which is a good thing. Of course concerts are different- everyone wants to make as much money as possible.
[ Concerts Course Everyone Fee Good Houses Make Money Much Opera Overpaid Possible Singers Thing Think Top Wants Which]
The fans have been really incredible everywhere we've been. You want to make sure you put on the best concert of your life to show them how appreciative you are.
[ Appreciative Been Best Concert Everywhere Fans How Incredible Life Make Put Really Show Sure Them Want Your]
But we will play 6, 7 new songs each evening, approximately a third in the concert. I think it's a good balance. It will be very interesting to see the public's reaction. But i think when we'll play the very first new piece, we will be scared.
[ Approximately Balance Concert Each Evening First Good Interesting New Piece Play Public Reaction Scared See Songs Think Third Very Will]
The interest of my mother was more in the entertainment field. She loved to go to concerts and to the theatre.
[ Concerts Entertainment Field Go Interest Loved More Mother She Theatre]
My aunt had a season ticket for the Friday afternoon concerts, and I would go down for lessons. My lessons were Saturday morning.
[ Afternoon Aunt Concerts Down Friday Go Had Lessons Morning Saturday Season Ticket Were Would]
Do you know how many concerts I've done in my whole life, in more than 35 years of performing? Sixty-four.
[ Concerts Done How Know Life Many More Performing Than Whole Years]
It is the perennial youthfulness of mathematics itself which marks it off with a disconcerting immortality from the other sciences.
[ Disconcerting Immortality Itself Marks Mathematics Off Other Perennial Sciences Which Youthfulness]
Almost every one of my various zero numbered birthdays has had a big concert in London and often in Paris.
[ Almost Big Birthdays Concert Every Had London Numbered Often Paris Various Zero]
I did the one concert, and I was not bitten by the conducting bug, and I thought I was done, but then the phone started to ring, and gradually, over time, I started conducting more and more. Now a third of my performances are with orchestras.
[ Bitten Bug Concert Conducting Did Done Gradually More Now Orchestras Over Performances Phone Ring Started Then Third Thought Time]
The most memorable performance was my appearance in concert in Carnegie Hall. The first standup to do so.
[ Appearance Carnegie Concert First Hall Memorable Most Performance Standup]
When I was studying... there weren't any black concert pianists. My choices were intuitive, and I had the technique to do it. People have heard my music and heard the classic in it, so I have become known as a black classical pianist.
[ Any Become Black Choices Classic Classical Concert Had Heard Intuitive Known Music Pianist Pianists Studying Technique Were Weren]
Some years ago I gave a concert in the mountains with snow all around, and that was much colder.
[ Ago Around Colder Concert Gave Mountains Much Snow Some Years]
Even if you don't like a concert of mine, please, please applaud at the end anyway.
[ Anyway Applaud Concert End Even Mine Please]
If you've never been to one of my concerts. I want you to know that it is OK to scream and yell.
[ Been Concerts Know Never Ok Scream Want Yell]
I find it both fascinating and disconcerting when I discover yet another person who believes that writing can't be taught. Frankly, I don't understand this point of view.
[ Another Believes Both Disconcerting Discover Fascinating Find Frankly Person Point Taught Understand View Writing Yet]
But, of course, one relies on the everyday people who just simply like your music, for whom you may not be a hobby but they enjoy being in your presence at a concert.
[ Being Concert Course Enjoy Everyday Hobby Just May Music Presence Relies Simply Whom Your]
You shouldn't even be writing this story if you haven't heard me play live. You can't write with the passion you receive until you see a Dick Dale concert.
[ Concert Dale Even Haven Heard Live Passion Play Receive See Story Until Write Writing]
I saw George Bush at a benefit concert actually waving at Stevie Wonder. Someone had to tell him 'he can't see you'.
[ Actually Benefit Bush Concert George Had Him Saw See Someone Stevie Tell Waving Wonder]
My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist.
[ Concert Mother Pianist Wanted]
Do you know that my very first experience as a composer was a 'Concerto for Accordion?'
[ Accordion Composer Concerto Experience First Know Very]
At the end of the competition, I played the Liszt concerto and I felt my head was on the block. Well, I won.
[ Block Competition Concerto End Felt Head Played Well Won]
But an innovation, to grow organically from within, has to be based on an intact tradition, so our idea is to bring together musicians who represent all these traditions, in workshops, festivals, and concerts, to see how we can connect with each other in music.
[ Based Bring Concerts Connect Each Festivals Grow How Idea Innovation Intact Music Musicians Organically Other Our Represent See These Together Tradition Traditions Within Workshops]
The biggest problem with American music right now, is that kids don't listen. They come by it honestly, Americans don't listen anyway. When people go to concerts, they say I'm going to see... not, I'm going to hear.
[ American Americans Anyway Biggest Come Concerts Go Going Hear Honestly Kids Listen Music Now Problem Right Say See]
I'm now doing three things: concerts, conducting, and teaching, and they each support each other. I learn to see things from different perspectives and listen with different ears. The most important thing that you need to do is really listen.
[ Concerts Conducting Different Doing Each Ears Important Learn Listen Most Need Now Other Perspectives Really See Support Teaching Thing Things Three]
Michael Sunday and I are the original members of the band. We first did it just for charities and benefit concerts. It was very ad-hoc, and before we knew it, we were really a band. We went through several drummers and guitarists before we were happy with the line up.
[ Band Before Benefit Charities Concerts Did Drummers First Guitarists Happy Just Knew Line Members Michael Original Really Several Sunday Through Up Very Went Were]
The best thing about being an actress is getting good concert tickets.
[ Actress Being Best Concert Getting Good Thing Tickets]
Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist. Bach made me dedicate my life to music, and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world.
[ Bach Concert Dedicate His Introduced Life Made Music Once Pianist Teacher Understood Wanted World]
When I was doing jazz concerts in America, I would use the biggest names I could find.
[ America Biggest Concerts Could Doing Find Jazz Names Use Would]
Barbra Streisand is without a doubt one of the most honest people I have ever known. There is no doubt in my mind that she will not be doing any more concerts. Of course, she still will be making records and starring and directing in movies.
[ Any Barbra Concerts Course Directing Doing Doubt Ever Honest Known Making Mind More Most Movies Records She Starring Still Streisand Will Without]
And at the same time, I had my very first concert at the age of 16. I hadn't heard a symphony orchestra before, and I was so deeply impressed I said I have to be a conductor.
[ Age Before Concert Conductor Deeply First Had Hadn Heard Impressed Orchestra Said Same Symphony Time Very]
The way I feel today, as long as my health is good and I can handle myself well and people still come to my concerts, still buy my CDs, I'll keep playing until I feel like I can't.
[ Buy Cds Come Concerts Feel Good Handle Health Keep Long Myself Playing Still Today Until Way Well]
It seems to me that everything that happens to us is a disconcerting mix of choice and contingency.
[ Choice Contingency Disconcerting Everything Happens Mix Seems Us]
We are the kind of people who obsess over one word... but we have only one shot to get it right in concert. It was hard the first time I practiced with them. I was so nervous that my vocal chords were paralyzed for about a half-hour.
[ Chords Concert First Get Half-Hour Hard Kind Nervous Obsess Only Over Paralyzed Practiced Right Shot Them Time Vocal Were Word]
The organization and the environment are in concert.
[ Concert Environment Organization]
I respect the people who buy my records and come to my concerts. It's only fair that I always try to give them the very best that's in me. After all, I need them more than they need me.
[ After Always Best Buy Come Concerts Fair Give More Need Only Records Respect Than Them Try Very]
I run around, I listen to a lot of music, go to a lot of concerts. And when I see someone that gases me, I try to go out of my way to involve them somehow in what I'm doing or get involved in what they're doing.
[ Around Concerts Doing Gases Get Go Involve Involved Listen Lot Music Out Run See Somehow Someone Them Try Way]
I like to cook, walk on the beach, go to concerts and look at fine art.
[ Art Beach Concerts Cook Fine Go Look Walk]
You get more nervous in front of a lot of people. That's why, when you play a concerto, you play with a small orchestra, in some place where you don't feel that it is as important as Carnegie Hall.
[ Carnegie Concerto Feel Front Get Hall Important Lot More Nervous Orchestra Place Play Small Some Where Why]
When you talk about the Final Fantasy series, the series started selling better after 7, and that was the base idea for the center of the set list for the LA concert.
[ After Base Better Center Concert Fantasy Final Idea La List Selling Series Set Started Talk]
Compared to what they were, rock concerts now are like business meetings.
[ Business Compared Concerts Meetings Now Rock Were]
I love pulling people into concert halls who might not otherwise go and getting their ears tuned.
[ Concert Ears Getting Go Halls Into Love Might Otherwise Pulling Their Tuned]
The way it works: The orchestra plays a few selections of its own and I terminate the first part of the programme on piano, usually with a movement from a Mozart concerto.
[ Concerto Few First Movement Mozart Orchestra Own Part Piano Plays Programme Terminate Usually Way Works]
I've looked at photographs of myself during concerts and it sometimes looks as if I'm in a fencing move, with a guitar in my hands instead of a sword.
[ Concerts During Fencing Guitar Hands Instead Looked Looks Move Myself Photographs Sometimes Sword]
Most recently we've been working in concert situations rather than clubs. because there aren't too many rooms there like Ronnie Scott's, that are pure music rooms, where people come specifically to listen to music.
[ Because Been Clubs Come Concert Listen Many Most Music Pure Rather Recently Ronnie Rooms Scott Situations Specifically Than Too Where Working]
Mozart has written opera, symphony, sacred and chamber music - not to mention his piano and violin concerti.
[ Chamber His Mention Mozart Music Opera Piano Sacred Symphony Violin Written]
Then, in 1983 I went on a very long concert tour all over Europe.
[ Concert Europe Long Over Then Tour Very Went]
When you play a concerto with a small orchestra, you don't feel it is as important as Carnegie Hall. You try to work out all the little problems. Once that's all done, trust comes in.
[ Carnegie Comes Concerto Done Feel Hall Important Little Once Orchestra Out Play Problems Small Trust Try Work]
In Berlin I especially enjoyed the orchestral concerts, and I attended a large number of them. I formed the acquaintance of a good many musicians, several of whom spoke of my playing in high terms.
[ Acquaintance Attended Berlin Concerts Enjoyed Especially Formed Good High Large Many Musicians Number Orchestral Playing Several Spoke Terms Them Whom]
My mother was the concert master of the symphony. Absurdity and eccentricity were not criticized.
[ Absurdity Concert Criticized Eccentricity Master Mother Symphony Were]
Providence School of Art students used to sneak into P Funk concerts.
[ Art Concerts Funk Into Providence School Sneak Students Used]
I get more anxious than nervous before a concert.
[ Anxious Before Concert Get More Nervous Than]
In that, Blade 2 is very much like a rock concert... if it's too loud, you're too old.
[ Blade Concert Loud Much Old Rock Too Very]
My experience as a school nurse taught me that we need to make a concerted effort, all of us, to increase physical fitness activity among our children and to encourage all Americans to adopt a healthier diet that includes fruits and vegetables, but there is more. Diet
[ Activity Adopt Americans Among Children Concerted Diet Effort Encourage Experience Fitness Fruits Healthier Includes Increase Make More Need Nurse Our Physical School Taught Us Vegetables]
Hey, look at this guy Kenny G. with his thing, walking up and down the aisles of the concert hall and running off the stage and playing the same time. It's old hat!
[ Aisles Concert Down Guy Hall Hat Hey His Kenny Look Off Old Playing Running Same Stage Thing Time Up Walking]
I had a number of very strong personalities in my family. My father was a concert flutist, the solo flute for Toscanini.
[ Concert Family Father Flute Had Number Personalities Solo Strong Very]
I love doing concert music.
[ Concert Doing Love Music]
When recordings replaced concerts as the dominant mode of hearing music, our conception of the nature of performance and of music itself was altered.
[ Altered Conception Concerts Dominant Hearing Itself Mode Music Nature Our Performance Recordings Replaced]
So okay, I accepted, and I realized while working for that concert that I'd been missing something very important and vital to me, and that something was music.
[ Accepted Been Concert Important Missing Music Okay Realized Something Very Vital While Working]
The Band never really played big concert tours. We never sold millions and millions of albums.
[ Albums Band Big Concert Millions Never Played Really Sold Tours]
Communication is a continual balancing act, juggling the conflicting needs for intimacy and independence. To survive in the world, we have to act in concert with others, but to survive as ourselves, rather than simply as cogs in a wheel, we have to act alone.
[ Act Alone Balancing Communication Concert Conflicting Continual Independence Intimacy Juggling Needs Others Ourselves Rather Simply Survive Than Wheel World]
I decided during my teens that I wasn't going to have the life of a concert pianist, much to the chagrin of a lot of people who had put a lot of money into me!
[ Chagrin Concert Decided During Going Had Into Life Lot Money Much Pianist Put Teens]
Talking about the all night concerts, I did some of the first all night concerts back in the 60's with this little harmonium, and I also had saxophone taped delays.
[ Also Back Concerts Delays Did First Had Little Night Saxophone Some Talking Taped]
When you hear a large symphony orchestra. for instance, in a concert hall, there's a big, sweeping sound that just doesn't get on to a record.
[ Big Concert Get Hall Hear Instance Just Large Orchestra Record Sound Sweeping Symphony]
I am touring in Europe. I am putting together a trio and a quartet. I am playing solo concerts with my symphonic sounds. I am very much engaged back to playing and recording and everything.
[ Am Back Concerts Engaged Europe Everything Much Playing Putting Quartet Recording Solo Sounds Symphonic Together Touring Trio Very]
So I'm in my 51st year of playin' mostly nightclubs. I do some concerts.
[ Concerts Mostly Nightclubs Playin Some Year]
Normally, the same strange impulse which brings a crowd to an accident is present in the reaction to a concert in which something goes wrong.
[ Accident Brings Concert Crowd Goes Impulse Normally Present Reaction Same Something Strange Which Wrong]
I've got a Fender Concert amp from the '60s, the one Joe Osborn used. He played his bass through it.
[ Amp Bass Concert Fender Got His Joe Played Through Used]
It was like being in the eye of a hurricane. You'd wake up in a concert and think, Wow, how did I get here?
[ Being Concert Did Eye Get Here How Hurricane Think Up Wake Wow]
I missed out on everything. Sometimes on the street I see teenagers hanging out and going to the movies, going to concerts, and I get so jealous.
[ Concerts Everything Get Going Hanging Jealous Missed Movies Out See Sometimes Street Teenagers]
New Year's Eve, we're going to be doing a concert with the Philadelphia Orchestra in Symphony Hall. It makes me feel good, because of all the people they could have had, they wanted me! We do have to do a little work with the rhythm section.
[ Because Concert Could Doing Eve Feel Going Good Had Hall Little Makes New Orchestra Philadelphia Rhythm Section Symphony Wanted Work Year]
Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace.
[ Civil Concerted Effort Evil Greater Itself Much Peace Strife Than War Worse]
What the Who is all about is exactly that and it always has been. If it exists today for this concert, it's in response again to a function which is happening out there on the street.
[ Again Always Been Concert Exactly Exists Function Happening Out Response Street Today Which]
Although I do feel that with a show like ours we ourselves are getting a lot more young listeners at concerts.
[ Although Concerts Feel Getting Listeners Lot More Ours Ourselves Show Young]
Oh yeah - for sure - hardly a week doesn't go by when I don't hear something wonderful that someone has made in some low-budget situation, primarily with a view to selling a few hundred copies at their concerts.
[ Concerts Copies Few Go Hardly Hear Hundred Low-Budget Made Oh Primarily Selling Situation Some Someone Something Sure Their View Week Wonderful Yeah]
I think protest and actions have to be organised against the Israelis and their backers. There needs to be a concerted high profile campaign to raise awareness of the people in this country.
[ Actions Against Awareness Backers Campaign Concerted Country High Israelis Needs Organised Profile Protest Raise Their Think]
When I go to a concert, I can't believe that people pay lots of money to see a band that they obviously like and then they dance the whole time.
[ Band Believe Concert Dance Go Lots Money Obviously Pay See Then Time Whole]
I was going to be a concert pianist, and when I was in high school, my parents were scared to death that I would focus too much on that too soon. And that I'd end up in some sort of dead end, and not fulfilling whatever potential they thought I had.
[ Concert Dead Death End Focus Fulfilling Going Had High Much Parents Pianist Potential Scared School Some Soon Sort Thought Too Up Were Whatever Would]
All my concerts had no sounds in them; they were completely silent. People had to make up their own music in their minds!
[ Completely Concerts Had Make Minds Music Own Silent Sounds Their Them Up Were]
I enjoy doing both of them very much, concert work particularly, and the division varies from season to season.
[ Both Concert Division Doing Enjoy Much Particularly Season Them Varies Very Work]
The pains of disconcerted or frustrated habits, and the inherent pleasure there is in following them, are motives which nature has put into our wills without generally caring to inform us why; and she sometimes decrees, indeed, that her reasons shall not be ours.
[ Caring Decrees Following Frustrated Generally Habits Her Indeed Inform Inherent Into Motives Nature Our Ours Pains Pleasure Put Reasons Shall She Sometimes Them Us Which Why Wills Without]
When I do a concert and people put their hands in the air, they're doing it on their own.
[ Air Concert Doing Hands Own Put Their]
I accepted an offer to do a concert for the reopening of the Mall of Memphis.
[ Accepted Concert Mall Memphis Offer]
The truth is, I initially became a singer-songwriter while still in my teens because it was the only way to guarantee that somebody on earth would sing the songs I was writing. Since then, I've performed just about everywhere: rock clubs, concerts halls, arenas, TV.
[ Arenas Became Because Clubs Concerts Earth Everywhere Guarantee Halls Initially Just Only Performed Rock Since Sing Singer-Songwriter Somebody Songs Still Teens Then Truth Tv Way While Would Writing]
I do some concerts. At the moment, I'm being helped a lot by a gig I play in London, which is Pizza Express.
[ Being Concerts Express Gig Helped London Lot Moment Pizza Play Some Which]
Only in a concert situation do I have access to people directly to preach to them, and I don't believe that the bigger your platform is, the more people will pay attention.
[ Access Attention Believe Bigger Concert Directly More Only Pay Platform Preach Situation Them Will Your]
It's a real conflict for me when I go to a concert and find out somebody in the audience is a Republican or fundamental Christian. It can cloud my enjoyment. I'd rather not know.
[ Audience Christian Cloud Concert Conflict Enjoyment Find Fundamental Go Know Out Rather Real Republican Somebody]
Country fans need to support country music by buying albums and concert tickets for traditional artists or the music will just fade away. And that would be really sad.
[ Albums Artists Away Buying Concert Country Fade Fans Just Music Need Really Sad Support Tickets Traditional Will Would]
And as far as the Disney Concert hall is concerned, it is a wonderful modern structure and I am extremely honored that I had this opportunity to have a concert here.
[ Am Concerned Concert Disney Extremely Far Had Hall Here Honored Modern Opportunity Structure Wonderful]
America does not need gorgeous halls and concert rooms for its musical development, but music schools with competent teachers, and many, very many, free scholarships for talented young disciples who are unable to pay the expense of study.
[ America Competent Concert Development Disciples Does Expense Free Gorgeous Halls Many Music Musical Need Pay Rooms Scholarships Schools Study Talented Teachers Unable Very Young]