Quotations that match 'music'.

Yes, I'm a musician. I also like to play with others, sometimes more, sometimes less.
[ Also Less More Musician Others Play Sometimes Yes]
I like Celtic folk music, Native American music, and any kind of early music. There isn't a lot of music that I don't like... except for Show Tunes.
[ American Any Celtic Early Except Folk Kind Lot Music Native Show Tunes]
So I am one of those bass players who can do something and musically, it was back then and now it is even more, if you noticed on the new album, I am not playing all the time anymore.
[ Album Am Anymore Back Bass Even More Musically New Noticed Now Players Playing Something Then Those Time]
When I'm dead, I want to be remembered as a musician of some worth and substance.
[ Dead Musician Remembered Some Substance Want Worth]
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'd always loved poetry and I'd always loved writing music and composing music, but I hadn't thought of putting the two together until around that time.
[ Always Around Composing Hadn Loved Music Poetry Putting Thought Time Together Two Until Writing]
The music business is motivated by money. Music is motivated by energy and feelings.
[ Business Energy Feelings Money Motivated Music]
Poetry fettered, fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their poetry, painting, and music are destroyed or flourish.
[ Destroyed Fettered Fetters Flourish Human Music Nations Painting Poetry Proportion Race Their]
All those rappers, they're the only glamorous people working in music now. They dress up in these chains of gold, cars, girls and this and that, high-heeled shoes.
[ Cars Chains Dress Girls Glamorous Gold High-Heeled Music Now Only Rappers Shoes These Those Up Working]
That's because we did not set out to make black music. We set out to make quality music that everyone could enjoy and listen to.
[ Because Black Could Did Enjoy Everyone Listen Make Music Out Quality Set]
Our parents were musicians.
[ Musicians Our Parents Were]
The music that I play and that I like is traditional music, maybe it's because of my age.
[ Age Because Maybe Music Play Traditional]
I've always liked pop music. There was a bit of a misunderstanding with the avant-garde rock scene, because I think I was sort of swimming the wrong way, really.
[ Always Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Because Bit Liked Misunderstanding Music Pop Really Rock Scene Sort Swimming Think Way Wrong]
I have considered rap music stars, and there is one in my new book, Lovers and Players, and there is also a hip-hop music mogul who I think you will like a lot.
[ Also Book Considered Hip-Hop Lot Lovers Music New Players Rap Stars Think Will]
I started in a research lab for TV cameras, then I worked at a tape duplication facility. That was the first introduction for me to recorded music and hi-fi.
[ Cameras Duplication Facility First Hi-Fi Introduction Lab Music Recorded Research Started Tape Then Tv Worked]
Music is spiritual. The music business is not.
[ Business Music Spiritual]
I want people to come to my music without prejudice. I want them to get the music first. And who I am isn't that important. If they like the songs to me that's a good thing.
[ Am Come First Get Good Important Music Prejudice Songs Them Thing Want Without]
I'm thrilled we've got a new single out, as singles were the way I first got into music as a child.
[ Child First Got Into Music New Out Single Singles Thrilled Way Were]
Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it. Music
[ Everybody Music Only Own Possession Publishers Think]
I'm one of those firm believers that good music will prevail.
[ Believers Firm Good Music Prevail Those Will]
For two thousand years, the Church has guided the development of music, carefully legislating to fuse artistic talent and aesthetic beauty with the demands of the Faith.
[ Aesthetic Artistic Beauty Carefully Church Demands Development Faith Fuse Guided Music Talent Thousand Two Years]
Explicit material is available in a variety of forums - from popular music to television to the Internet.
[ Available Explicit Forums Internet Material Music Popular Television Variety]
We're not like pop musicians who have to perform the same top ten tunes every night of a tour.
[ Every Musicians Night Perform Pop Same Ten Top Tour Tunes]
When I first came to Nashville, people hardly gave country music any respect. We lived in old cars and dirty hotels, and we ate when we could.
[ Any Ate Came Cars Could Country Dirty First Gave Hardly Hotels Lived Music Nashville Old Respect]
I've studied various schools of thought... I acknowledge that some Muslims consider music prohibited, but I've found a lot of evidence from the life of the Prophet to show that he allowed certainly, but even encouraged, music at certain times.
[ Acknowledge Allowed Certain Certainly Consider Encouraged Even Evidence Found Life Lot Music Muslims Prohibited Prophet Schools Show Some Studied Thought Times Various]
I never was very capable of expressing my feelings or emotions in words. I don't know whether this is the cause why I did it in music and also why I did it in painting. Or vice versa: That I had this way as an outlet. I could renounce expressing something in words.
[ Also Capable Cause Could Did Emotions Expressing Feelings Had Know Music Never Outlet Painting Renounce Something Versa Very Vice Way Whether Why Words]
I've never had any feeling of disconnection between the classical theater, or the contemporary theater, or musical theater, or the thing that we call opera.
[ Any Between Call Classical Contemporary Feeling Had Musical Never Opera Theater Thing]
Ain't nobody making music to not be heard and the easiest way to be heard is to be on the radio, but you should never compromise who you are, your values or your morals.
[ Compromise Easiest Heard Making Morals Music Never Nobody Radio Should Values Way Your]
When you're doing the traditional musicals, singing songs that are 40 and 50 years old, you realize there's a reason why those musicals are hits. These are amazing songs!
[ Amazing Doing Hits Musicals Old Realize Reason Singing Songs These Those Traditional Why Years]
Jazz needs the help. It's the more sophisticated music. All the other music is on the TV, but jazz isn't.
[ Help Jazz More Music Needs Other Sophisticated Tv]
The music of the Gypsies belongs in the sphere of improvisation rather than in any other, without which it would have no power to exist.
[ Any Belongs Exist Gypsies Improvisation Music Other Power Rather Sphere Than Which Without Would]
Great music is its own movie, already. And the challenge, as a music fan, is to keep the song as powerful as it wants to be, to not tamper with it and to somehow give it a home.
[ Already Challenge Fan Give Great Home Keep Movie Music Own Powerful Somehow Song Wants]
No one else in our family was a professional musician so this took an enormous leap of faith on their part.
[ Else Enormous Faith Family Leap Musician Our Part Professional Their Took]
I guess music, particularly the blues, is the only form of schizophrenia that has organised itself into being both legal and beneficial to society.
[ Being Beneficial Blues Both Form Guess Into Itself Legal Music Only Organised Particularly Schizophrenia Society]
The ballet embodies the notes of music. And sometimes you almost feel like you can see the notes dance up there on the stage.
[ Almost Ballet Dance Embodies Feel Music Notes See Sometimes Stage Up]
We like to think of film and music as art, but actually art is something that is not restricted.
[ Actually Art Film Music Restricted Something Think]
I've been designing since I was 8. I started sketching dresses I could wear when skating. I was always involved in all aspects of skating, not just the technique, the choreography, the music, but the visual aspects, too - what I should wear.
[ Always Aspects Been Choreography Could Designing Dresses Involved Just Music Should Since Skating Sketching Started Technique Too Visual Wear]
But however measurable, there is much more life in music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of.
[ Dreamed Ever However Life Logic Mathematics Measurable More Much Music Than]
I remember Tim telling me that he had an idea for a musical and he said to me that he was hoping that ABBA would be writing the music, which I thought was a pretty wild idea because they were obviously known very much as pop writers.
[ Abba Because Had Hoping Idea Known Much Music Musical Obviously Pop Pretty Remember Said Telling Thought Tim Very Were Which Wild Would Writers Writing]
Christianity helps us face the music even when we don't like the tune.
[ Christianity Even Face Helps Music Tune Us]
It is a wise tune that knows its own father, and I like my music to be the legitimate offspring of respectable parents.
[ Father Knows Legitimate Music Offspring Own Parents Respectable Tune Wise]
I never presumed that a technique of composition or an idea was so special that just using it would guarantee the quality of the music.
[ Composition Guarantee Idea Just Music Never Presumed Quality Special Technique Using Would]
The public doesn't want new music.
[ Music New Public Want]
We're all music fans and we just love being in a band, and that's why we do it.
[ Band Being Fans Just Love Music Why]
Actually, I would love to make a music video. Maybe it would finally put to rest those persistent rumours that have followed me throughout my career - particularly when I was on camera performing - that I had died.
[ Actually Camera Career Died Finally Followed Had Love Make Maybe Music Particularly Performing Persistent Put Rest Rumours Those Throughout Video Would]
To not be modest about it, you'll find that with only a couple of exceptions, most of the musicians that I've worked with have done their best work by far with me.
[ Best Couple Done Exceptions Far Find Modest Most Musicians Only Their Work Worked]
But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the rest of my life in a factory was real depressing. So the idea that I could become a musician opened up some possibilities I didn't see otherwise. Teen
[ Become Could Depressing Factory Idea Life Musician Opened Otherwise Possibilities Real Rest See Some Spending Teenager Up]
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to. Music
[ Anything Know Line Music]
I guess the two Manifesto, Communicating Vessels, Mad Love, and some of his poetry made a significant mark on me but as far as bringing a literary element into the music I see it as a much broader assimilation.
[ Assimilation Bringing Broader Communicating Element Far Guess His Into Literary Love Mad Made Manifesto Mark Much Music Poetry See Significant Some Two Vessels]
Music is the medicine of the mind.
[ Medicine Mind Music]
I cut myself off from the mainstream of jazz. It stood me in good stead later on, as a musician.
[ Cut Good Jazz Later Mainstream Musician Myself Off Stead Stood]
You walk off the plane in Rio, and your blood temperature goes up. The feel of the wind on your face, the water on your skin, the taste of the food, the music, the sexuality; Brazilians are very comfortable in their sexuality.
[ Blood Brazilians Comfortable Face Feel Food Goes Music Off Plane Rio Sexuality Skin Taste Temperature Their Up Very Walk Water Wind Your]
Music is my love.
[ Love Music]
I've been around the music business for a long time now, and I've had a lot of chances to do movies. But I didn't really want to do any until I found stuff that started to hit me in the right place.
[ Any Around Been Business Chances Found Had Hit Long Lot Movies Music Now Place Really Right Started Stuff Time Until Want]
Jazz to me is a living music. It's a music that since its beginning has expressed the feelings, the dreams, hopes, of the people.
[ Beginning Dreams Expressed Feelings Hopes Jazz Living Music Since]
I was in the studio so much, it was about the search for air in a metaphoric sense, and the breathing has more to do with travel for me, about the search musically for open air.
[ Air Breathing Metaphoric More Much Musically Open Search Sense Studio Travel]
We wanted to make sure that the film covered the main issues of his life. Musicianship, appearance.
[ Appearance Covered Film His Issues Life Main Make Musicianship Sure Wanted]
You have got to make new music, that is the way that I look at it anyway.
[ Anyway Got Look Make Music New Way]
Being a purely instrumental album, it makes a musical statement, not a religious one, and I hope that people can feel the emotion of the great melodies, even without the words.
[ Album Being Emotion Even Feel Great Hope Instrumental Makes Melodies Musical Purely Religious Statement Without Words]
I am a classical music lover - not necessarily the contemporary stuff, but the old stuff.
[ Am Classical Contemporary Lover Music Necessarily Old Stuff]
Love cannot express the idea of music, while music may give an idea of love.
[ Cannot Express Give Idea Love May Music While]
If my musical tastes are continuing to grow up, and I am not really too interested in the music that my kids listen to, then I assume that the audience is doing the same.
[ Am Assume Audience Continuing Doing Grow Interested Kids Listen Music Musical Really Same Tastes Then Too Up]
I had my own musical ideas that Mick helped me with as well.
[ Had Helped Ideas Mick Musical Own Well]
I try to put the same spirit into that that I put into any other music endeavor I'm involved in.
[ Any Endeavor Into Involved Music Other Put Same Spirit Try]
Bowie is a musician, but he works like a painter. Thom always thought that we should aspire to that.
[ Always Aspire Bowie Musician Painter Should Thom Thought Works]
I write bars, for the musicians, because they have to be together.
[ Bars Because Musicians Together Write]
My upbringing made me think that real legitimate music is written, not heard.
[ Heard Legitimate Made Music Real Think Upbringing Written]
I really, really enjoy music and that's why I do what I do.
[ Enjoy Music Really Why]
But what I think my emphasis is, is on the fact that I like music a lot.
[ Emphasis Fact Lot Music Think]
I'm inspired by music. Sometimes more than I want to be.
[ Inspired More Music Sometimes Than Want]
My musical background is like almost every non classical musician in the world. One day a special record was heard and that was it. I was hooked, started trying to play various instruments and was off to bar land to become a rock star. What else?
[ Almost Background Bar Become Classical Day Else Every Heard Hooked Instruments Land Musical Musician Non Off Play Record Rock Special Star Started Trying Various World]
So film music is something I absolutely wanna get involved in.
[ Absolutely Film Get Involved Music Something Wanna]
If you had ever heard my album you would know that I could never consider the music business!
[ Album Business Consider Could Ever Had Heard Know Music Never Would]
The idea in The Man that Would Be King was that the music should recreate all that majestic surrounding and emphasize the adventure, but also speak about the frustration or, rather said, the curse of both protagonists, even before happened what happens them.
[ Adventure Also Before Both Curse Emphasize Even Frustration Happened Happens Idea King Majestic Man Music Protagonists Rather Recreate Said Should Speak Surrounding Them Would]
It didn't even occur to me that I'm the last person in the world who should play salsa or Brazilian music.
[ Brazilian Even Last Music Occur Person Play Should World]
House music is about love, and lots of hip hop is about hate and intolerance, so in that respect, it's not good at all.
[ Good Hate Hip Hop House Intolerance Lots Love Music Respect]
Jazz is people's music, a collectivity.
[ Jazz Music]
Basically, I started singing when I started talking. Music has just been my saving grace my whole life.
[ Basically Been Grace Just Life Music Saving Singing Started Talking Whole]
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make.
[ Greatest Inner Make Music Pleasure Words Writing]
You must have the music to justify an instrument's extensive use.
[ Extensive Instrument Justify Music Must Use]
If New Orleans is allowed to die, a crucial part of the world's music heritage will disappear.
[ Allowed Crucial Die Disappear Heritage Music New Orleans Part Will World]
My father's record collection was full of New Orleans music of all kinds. I used to listen to the radio in New York, and all there was on it at the time was Madonna and Michael Jackson, so it sort of passed me by.
[ Collection Father Full Jackson Kinds Listen Madonna Michael Music New Orleans Passed Radio Record Sort Time Used York]
First of all, I think that is true, if you are a musician, particularly on the come, that you do have to end up in one of these musical centers, some way, to be viable, saleable and so on.
[ Centers Come End First Musical Musician Particularly Some These Think True Up Viable Way]
Musicals are written and then rewritten. Those things used to happen on the road. Now they are done in New York during preview performances.
[ Done During Happen Musicals New Now Performances Preview Rewritten Road Then Things Those Used Written York]
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]
I have always abhorred the business end of music.
[ Abhorred Always Business End Music]
One of the problems that we face through the media attention that these artists receive is that there has been an awful lot of talk about opera and classical music being elite and being for an elitist group.
[ Artists Attention Awful Been Being Classical Elite Elitist Face Group Lot Media Music Opera Problems Receive Talk These Through]
And it's a crime because the great plays of history, going all the way back to the Greeks, are part of everybody's heritage. It's just like in music, Beethoven or Mozart, that's everybody's heritage.
[ Back Because Beethoven Crime Everybody Going Great Greeks Heritage History Just Mozart Music Part Plays Way]
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]
I want people to hear the presence of God in the music.
[ God Hear Music Presence Want]
I just try to do as good job with the material as I can and play some jazz as well, some improvised music, and do that every night. Just see where it goes.
[ Every Goes Good Improvised Jazz Job Just Material Music Night Play See Some Try Well Where]
Anyone who has that weird volition to become an actor probably has a weird volition to do lots of other creative things - to write, to play music, to paint, to cook.
[ Actor Anyone Become Cook Creative Lots Music Other Paint Play Probably Things Volition Weird Write]
Where painting is weakest, namely, in the expression of the highest moral and spiritual ideas, there music is sublimely strong.
[ Expression Highest Ideas Moral Music Namely Painting Spiritual Strong Weakest Where]
I play music a lot but on my own mostly, so it was nice to be around other people. There was a certain sense a relief in the physical act of just playing and being with other musicians.
[ Act Around Being Certain Just Lot Mostly Music Musicians Nice Other Own Physical Play Playing Relief Sense]
Learning to read music in Braille and play by ear helped me develop a damn good memory.
[ Braille Damn Develop Ear Good Helped Learning Memory Music Play Read]
Any musician who can stop may be a musician, but they're no artist. If it's in your blood, it can't stop flowing.
[ Any Artist Blood Flowing May Musician Stop Your]
When you decide to do this kind of music then you just accept the facts.
[ Accept Decide Facts Just Kind Music Then]
My story of success and failure is not just about music and being famous. It's about living and loving and trying to find purpose in this crazy world.
[ Being Crazy Failure Famous Find Just Living Loving Music Purpose Story Success Trying World]
Each one of us had a little story to tell and each recording was based on that. Lou played all of the music but we both sort of kicked around some cords during the writing phase.
[ Around Based Both Cords During Each Had Kicked Little Lou Music Phase Played Recording Some Sort Story Tell Us Writing]
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself.
[ Born Does Fine Just Knowing Laws Learn Light Music Painting Perspective Rearrange Rules Shade Suit Them Then Writing Yourself]
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]
I've been working at performing for five years now. I've been working in Australia and Spain and England. When I was only 15 or 16, 1 was performing in bars; I could have had legal problems, but it's also the only way to get to know what music is all about.
[ Also Australia Bars Been Could England Five Get Had Know Legal Music Now Only Performing Problems Spain Way Working Years]
When the Domaine Musical started up, I wasn't part of it. They were the major players in contemporary music at that time, braodcasting old and new composers' work. And I wasn't one of them.
[ Composers Contemporary Major Music Musical New Old Part Players Started Them Time Up Were Work]
The art music of the West has developed through out its history by means of individual geniuses, and out of the soil supporting them; non-Western musicians were born, and grew like the grasses of the field.
[ Art Born Developed Field Geniuses Grasses Grew History Individual Means Music Musicians Out Soil Supporting Them Through Were West]
I listen to music for emotion and I get zero emotion from rap.
[ Emotion Get Listen Music Rap Zero]
Rock is young music, it is youth oriented. It just speaks for a generation.
[ Generation Just Music Oriented Rock Speaks Young Youth]
My music, certainly, has never embarrassed me.
[ Certainly Embarrassed Music Never]
I really do love Diana Ross; I grew up listening to her records. I grew up in a little town in Mexico, so while we got the music, we never got the experience of watching her.
[ Diana Experience Got Grew Her Listening Little Love Mexico Music Never Really Records Ross Town Up Watching While]
I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn't want to copy anybody.
[ Anybody Carve Copy Determined Music Out Own Want]
My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die.
[ Against Die Fights Live Music System Teaches]
It's more important for me to have a good record with good music and be part of a movie that's good and where the music is used in a really great way. That's the important thing. The other stuff you want to say about it, I don't care.
[ Care Good Great Important More Movie Music Other Part Really Record Say Stuff Thing Used Want Way Where]
I have always enjoyed different kinds of music.
[ Always Different Enjoyed Kinds Music]
I got caught up on drugs for a few years, I'm off it, I'm very happy, got two kids and a family and everything. And like I said I'm making the underground music, and keeping it real.
[ Caught Everything Family Few Got Happy Keeping Kids Making Music Off Real Said Two Underground Up Very Years]
There's no way I can compete with someone who can write rap or rock and roll. Nor do I wish to. But I've always kept up to date with music changes. I worked very hard not to type myself.
[ Always Changes Compete Date Hard Kept Music Myself Nor Rap Rock Roll Someone Type Up Very Way Wish Worked Write]
Maybe I've got to admit that what I did here was enough. I can make some more films. Maybe I'll direct a film. Maybe I'll have my musical put on stage. But nothing, really, to be absolutely honest, competes with making a very successful pop band for 10 years of my life.
[ Absolutely Admit Band Did Direct Enough Film Films Got Here Honest Life Make Making Maybe More Musical Nothing Pop Put Really Some Stage Successful Very Years]
I listened to many different types of instruments and music, and have always tried to look at the bass as an instrument as opposed to only a bass.
[ Always Bass Different Instrument Instruments Listened Look Many Music Only Opposed Tried Types]
To pay 60 musicians for rehearsal and performance is quite something, and I decided I wouldn't be able to handle that kind of situation financially again, unless somebody else was taking care of that end of it.
[ Able Again Care Decided Else End Financially Handle Kind Musicians Pay Performance Quite Rehearsal Situation Somebody Something Taking Unless]
Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language.
[ Cinematography Infinite Language More Much Music Possibilities Than]
Had I not come out with an inspirational CD, you perhaps would have never known that I feel like I feel, that all songs, all the music I've ever done is a gift from God.
[ Cd Come Done Ever Feel Gift God Had Inspirational Known Music Never Out Perhaps Songs Would]
However, in modern conceptual frameworks there is a more sophisticated view. I would say that the act of music exists in several worlds simultaneously.
[ Act Conceptual Exists However Modern More Music Say Several Simultaneously Sophisticated View Worlds Would]
People are always defining and re-defining music. My style of playing has been characterized as smooth jazz and acid jazz. I listen as I play; I'm not caught up in defining the type of music I play.
[ Acid Always Been Caught Characterized Defining Jazz Listen Music Play Playing Smooth Style Type Up]
I just prefer instrumental. I don't need to hear what other people are singing. And if I need music as a backdrop to work or to think, I need to have that part of the brain clear - I don't need people feeding their fantasies into my vision.
[ Backdrop Brain Clear Fantasies Feeding Hear Instrumental Into Just Music Need Other Part Prefer Singing Their Think Vision Work]
Like most musicians, I'm good at becoming immersed in the music that I am currently working on. We seldom lift up our heads to contemplate even the music we will be doing in the future, let alone what we've done in the past.
[ Alone Am Becoming Contemplate Currently Doing Done Even Future Good Heads Immersed Lift Most Music Musicians Our Past Seldom Up Will Working]
I feel fortunate about being able to make the music I want to make and getting away with it.
[ Able Away Being Feel Fortunate Getting Make Music Want]
Music, the greatest good that mortals know and all of heaven we have hear below.
[ Below Good Greatest Hear Heaven Know Mortals Music]
Music happens to be an art form that transcends language. Music
[ Art Form Happens Language Music Transcends]
I'm not in it for the money. I like music. I love to write music. I can't imagine myself not playing or singing or writing. It would just drive me crazy if I didn't.
[ Crazy Drive Imagine Just Love Money Music Myself Playing Singing Would Write Writing]
Well I was always a hustler... I ran numbers; I wasn't a stick up kid, but I was a fence for them. I used to sell weed; and was kicked out of Music and Art for that.
[ Always Art Fence Hustler Kicked Kid Music Numbers Out Ran Sell Stick Them Up Used Weed Well]
I love Wagner, but the music I prefer is that of a cat hung up by its tail outside a window and trying to stick to the panes of glass with its claws.
[ Cat Claws Glass Hung Love Music Outside Prefer Stick Tail Trying Up Wagner Window]
It's sometimes impossible to fit in all the music we want to fit in, in an hour and 45 minute show.
[ Fit Hour Impossible Minute Music Show Sometimes Want]
It's very easy to be cynical about the hall of fame. But on the other hand, it's really a beautiful thing for someone like me. I dedicated my entire life to this music.
[ Beautiful Cynical Dedicated Easy Entire Fame Hall Hand Life Music Other Really Someone Thing Very]
But I love how people who are musical, they know how to dress.
[ Dress How Know Love Musical]
I don't play pyrotechnic scales. I play about frustration, patience, anger. Music is an extension of my soul.
[ Anger Extension Frustration Music Patience Play Scales Soul]
I defied the machinery to make me its slave. Its incessant discords could not drown the music of my thoughts if I would let them fly high enough.
[ Could Defied Discords Drown Enough Fly High Incessant Machinery Make Music Slave Them Thoughts Would]
I'm not trying to clock scores in this lifetime, it's just that things are better now than they were like five, ten years ago. Music has gotten a lot better. There's a lot of people who are committed to - soulfully.
[ Ago Better Clock Committed Five Gotten Just Lifetime Lot Music Now Scores Ten Than Things Trying Were Years]
A sculptor is a person who is interested in the shape of things, a poet in words, a musician by sounds. Art
[ Interested Musician Person Poet Sculptor Shape Sounds Things Words]
Whether I'm doing music or I'm walking down the street or I'm in a record store buying a record or I walk into a comic store and I'm buying comics or having a drink with my friends, it's the same me.
[ Buying Comic Comics Doing Down Drink Friends Having Into Music Record Same Store Street Walk Walking Whether]
I love Christmas. I really do love Christmas. I love being with my family and I love snow. I love the music and the lights and all of it.
[ Being Christmas Family Lights Love Music Really Snow]
I would like to think that Ben and myself have begun a partnership that will take us into different areas of music that we can continue to write, enjoy and keep me involved with music other then what I do with RUSH.
[ Areas Begun Ben Continue Different Enjoy Into Involved Keep Music Myself Other Partnership Rush Take Then Think Us Will Would Write]
So what I'm trying to say is from a musical aspect for anybody to say that whatever they're doing in Florida is not Hip Hop or whatever they're doing in LA is not Hip Hop, who are these people to say that?
[ Anybody Aspect Doing Florida Hip Hop La Musical Say These Trying Whatever]
When I perform, I like to immerse myself in the music, and I just try to get off on the diversity of music.
[ Diversity Get Immerse Just Music Myself Off Perform Try]
I always thought martial arts was the most modern choreography we could have right now, and I always wanted to put it to music.
[ Always Arts Choreography Could Martial Modern Most Music Now Put Right Thought Wanted]
You'd go in, read the script once for timing and then you would sit around and play games. The sound effects people would come in and we would do a dress rehearsal so they could get the effects and the music cues in place. Then you would wait until you went on the air.
[ Air Around Come Could Cues Dress Effects Games Get Go Music Once Place Play Read Rehearsal Script Sit Sound Then Timing Until Wait Went Would]
A good interpreter can take a piece of bad music and make it sound pretty decent, while a bad interpreter can take good music and make it sound cheap. I can tell that some people have a bad taste, and unlike on the piano, they smear around a lot, that is bad taste.
[ Around Bad Cheap Decent Good Interpreter Lot Make Music Piano Piece Pretty Smear Some Sound Take Taste Tell Unlike While]
At first it was a bit daunting, but once I started to do it, the more I got into it, the more I started enjoying it and being able to say things lyrically that I would normally have to say musically.
[ Able Being Bit Daunting Enjoying First Got Into Lyrically More Musically Normally Once Say Started Things Would]
The same music is playing on the radio in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC and Annapolis. Everywhere you go there's the same artists and same songs by them, over and over again. At some stations they play the same songs 50 to 60 times a week.
[ Again Artists Dc Everywhere Francisco Go Music New Over Play Playing Radio Same San Some Songs Stations Them Times Washington Week York]
I only choose musicians who I think will emerge, can emerge, with their own character, while still going along with the tune in question.
[ Along Character Choose Emerge Going Musicians Only Own Question Still Their Think Tune While Will]
You program music with an image and then people are desensitized.
[ Image Music Program Then]
We went to see all the shows. American musical theater and jazz were very big.
[ American Big Jazz Musical See Shows Theater Very Went Were]
I would love to continue in music, with writing... but I am not the kind of person who will hang around if I start to become irrelevant. If that happens, I will bow down gracefully, raise my kids, and have a garden. And I am going to let my hair go gray when I am older. I don't need to be blonde when I'm 60!
[ Am Around Become Blonde Bow Continue Down Garden Go Going Gracefully Gray Hair Hang Happens Irrelevant Kids Kind Love Music Need Older Person Raise Start Will Would Writing]
Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.
[ Always Because Before Die Getting Know Live Many Music Often Out Ready Runs Still Their Them Time Too Why]
I remember times when the whole music scene was just flourishing.
[ Flourishing Just Music Remember Scene Times Whole]
By now all rock bands are wise enough to be suspicious of music industry scum.
[ Bands Enough Industry Music Now Rock Scum Suspicious Wise]
What is American music? The most satisfying answer I've come across is that it was a kind of natural comfort with the vernacular which is diverse and regional; it's not one particular set of sounds.
[ Across American Answer Come Comfort Diverse Kind Most Music Natural Particular Regional Satisfying Set Sounds Vernacular Which]
We used to listen to all the marvelous operas on records. Music was a very important part of our lives.
[ Important Listen Lives Marvelous Music Operas Our Part Records Used Very]
Ellington is a writer and arranger, as well as a musician and leader. He does movie sound tracks.
[ Arranger Does Ellington Leader Movie Musician Sound Tracks Well Writer]
People today are still living off the table scraps of the sixties. They are still being passed around - the music and the ideas.
[ Around Being Ideas Living Music Off Passed Scraps Sixties Still Table Today]
I don't read music or anything, so when I produce, I go basically by ear.
[ Anything Basically Ear Go Music Produce Read]
You had many jazz musicians who lived in the United States, who had a hard time being accepted over here and had to play in sort of these inferior type dives.
[ Accepted Being Had Hard Here Inferior Jazz Lived Many Musicians Over Play Sort States These Time Type United]
I think I was first awakened to musical exploration by Dizzy Gillespie and Bird. It was through their work that I began to learn about musical structures and the more theoretical aspects of music.
[ Aspects Awakened Began Bird Dizzy Exploration First Gillespie Learn More Music Musical Structures Their Theoretical Think Through Work]
Real music is not for wealth, not for honours or even the joys of the mind... but as a path for realisation and salvation.
[ Even Honours Joys Mind Music Path Real Realisation Salvation Wealth]
What is nice about country music today is that most artists are not trying to do something everybody else is doing. They really are trying to develop their own uniqueness.
[ Artists Country Develop Doing Else Everybody Most Music Nice Own Really Something Their Today Trying Uniqueness]
I never got into sports at all until I was in my early 20s, after my music career got going.
[ After Career Early Going Got Into Music Never Sports Until]
The iPod completely changed the way people approach music. Music
[ Approach Changed Completely Ipod Music Way]
Music is wonderful. Especially if there's some kind of content to it.
[ Content Especially Kind Music Some Wonderful]
I am terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music will be put on records forever.
[ Am Bad Forever Hideous Much Music Put Records Terrified Thought Will]
Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die. Music
[ Die Following Forever Grow Mature Music Right Should Until Up]
I love all Yes music and love to play it live, but I'm most interested in making new music with Yes.
[ Interested Live Love Making Most Music New Play Yes]
Music is more emotional than prose, more revolutionary than poetry. I'm not saying I've got the answers, just a of questions that I don't hear other artists asking.
[ Answers Artists Asking Emotional Got Hear Just More Music Other Poetry Prose Questions Revolutionary Saying Than]
When I was 15, I did not know nothing about what concerned the world of music.
[ Concerned Did Know Music Nothing World]
I'm saddened to see that everyone's pitched out the baby with the bath, in that we say that it can't be one or the other, it could be both. I mean, just because we listen to classical music doesn't mean that we can't listen to jazz.
[ Baby Bath Because Both Classical Could Everyone Jazz Just Listen Mean Music Other Out Pitched Saddened Say See]
Feed the musician, and he's out of tune.
[ Feed Musician Out Tune]
You can say battle or war or whatever, but in the end, it's music. It's not really violent in intent at all, it's really just about expression and celebrating that in itself.
[ Battle Celebrating End Expression Intent Itself Just Music Really Say Violent War Whatever]
I think one of the best things you can do, no matter what you play, is to take up piano. Music is based on chord changes and harmonies, and you can get 'em more out of an instrument like piano, where you can hear all the notes at once.
[ Based Best Changes Chord Em Get Harmonies Hear Instrument Matter More Music Notes Once Out Piano Play Take Things Think Up Where]
All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians.
[ Mathematicians Musicians Subconsciously]
Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue. Music
[ Education Movement Music Reach Soul Sound Virtue]
I told her it was a bigger than life musical, that all the actors were going to be about the same age, late twenties into thirties. It would be a style; a kind of surreal high school.
[ Actors Age Bigger Going Her High Into Kind Late Life Musical Same School Style Surreal Than Thirties Told Twenties Were Would]
I think I turned to writing really just to wake up in the morning and be a musician and to have something to do, and feel like a musician every day even if I wasn't working.
[ Day Even Every Feel Just Morning Musician Really Something Think Turned Up Wake Working Writing]
Punk is musical freedom. It's saying, doing and playing what you want. In Webster's terms, 'nirvana' means freedom from pain, suffering and the external world, and that's pretty close to my definition of Punk Rock.
[ Close Definition Doing External Freedom Means Musical Nirvana Pain Playing Pretty Punk Rock Saying Suffering Terms Want Webster World]
Basically, radio hasn't changed over the years. Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience.
[ Audience Basically Boils Changed Communicating Despite Down Hasn Improvements Issues Man Microphone Music Over Playing Radio Sharing Still Stories Talking Technical Woman Years]
As always in a musical collaboration: One has to like each other. As simple as that.
[ Always Collaboration Each Musical Other Simple]
It might take some here and there, but Apple's market share in the global computer business has really shrunk pretty far, and where they've been making success recently is not in the computer business but in the iPod music business.
[ Apple Been Business Computer Far Global Here Ipod Making Market Might Music Pretty Really Recently Share Shrunk Some Success Take Where]
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. Music
[ Changed Happen Lie Music Only Something Then Through World]
My favorite moment of the whole thing was when John Belushi suggested that I get a hold of all the blues records I could so I could research the music.
[ Blues Could Favorite Get Hold John Moment Music Records Research Suggested Thing Whole]
I always wanted to be a full-time musician. Every television job I had was a means to buy a grand piano, or to put in a recording studio, or something like that.
[ Always Buy Every Full-Time Grand Had Job Means Musician Piano Put Recording Something Studio Television Wanted]
I always want to write erotic music... Not only about the love between men and women, but in a much more universal sense - about the sensuality of the mechanism of the universe... about life.
[ Always Between Life Love Mechanism Men More Much Music Only Sense Sensuality Universal Universe Want Women Write]
And I was in another band called Flash In The Pan, which was soca, Latin music, down in Laguna Beach.
[ Another Band Beach Called Down Flash Latin Music Pan Which]
Education is more than Pisa. Particularly musical education. We also need education and training for more than reasons of usefulness and marketability.
[ Also Education Marketability More Musical Need Particularly Reasons Than Training Usefulness]
I tend to not want to put labels or categories on the music, only because people come with preconceived ideas about what they're going to hear, or won't come for this reason.
[ Because Categories Come Going Hear Ideas Labels Music Only Preconceived Put Reason Tend Want Won]
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Music
[ Charm Everything Flight Gaiety Gives Imagination Law Life Mind Moral Music Soul Universe Wings]
This music isn't Top 40, we really stand out from anyone.
[ Anyone Music Out Really Stand Top]
Good music comes out of people playing together, knowing what they want to do and going for it. You have to sweat over it and bug it to death. You can't do it by pushing buttons and watching a TV screen.
[ Bug Buttons Comes Death Going Good Knowing Music Out Over Playing Pushing Screen Sweat Together Tv Want Watching]
But without the experience of actually singing or playing these things yourself, you don't have the same kind of involvement or understanding of what these musical moves mean. And that is a very big problem in addressing the future of music.
[ Actually Addressing Big Experience Future Involvement Kind Mean Moves Music Musical Playing Problem Same Singing These Things Understanding Very Without Yourself]
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]
Who told you I was a musician?
[ Musician Told]
You must surrender whatever preconceptions you have about music if you're really interested in it.
[ Interested Music Must Preconceptions Really Surrender Whatever]
I don't think there's ever been any music quite like what we came up with.
[ Any Been Came Ever Music Quite Think Up]
I've heard from writers and musicians and fans that they think I'm underrated.
[ Fans Heard Musicians Think Underrated Writers]
The best, most beautiful, and most perfect way that we have of expressing a sweet concord of mind to each other is by music.
[ Beautiful Best Concord Each Expressing Mind Most Music Other Perfect Sweet Way]
I think if you play music and you join a scene you're already too late.
[ Already Join Late Music Play Scene Think Too]
You can't stay the same. If you're a musician and a singer, you have to change, that's the way it works. Music
[ Change Musician Same Singer Stay Way Works]
I loved the atmosphere of the dance studios - the wooden floors, the big mirrors, everyone dressed in pink or black tights, the musicians accompanying us - and the feeling of ritual the classes had.
[ Accompanying Atmosphere Big Black Classes Dance Dressed Everyone Feeling Floors Had Loved Mirrors Musicians Pink Ritual Studios Tights Us Wooden]
The only reason that you do visual is solely for the visual. That's the only reason. It doesn't sell your music for you.
[ Music Only Reason Sell Solely Visual Your]
Musical comedies aren't written, they are rewritten.
[ Comedies Musical Rewritten Written]
My horizon on humanity is enlarged by reading the writers of poems, seeing a painting, listening to some music, some opera, which has nothing at all to do with a volatile human condition or struggle or whatever. It enriches me as a human being.
[ Being Condition Enlarged Enriches Horizon Human Humanity Listening Music Nothing Opera Painting Poems Reading Seeing Some Struggle Volatile Whatever Which Writers]
I was born, for instance, incapable of appreciating music.
[ Appreciating Born Incapable Instance Music]
Sometimes just getting out of the house and doing something you haven't done in a long time (or never done!) can open up the doors to musical inspiration.
[ Doing Done Doors Getting Haven House Inspiration Just Long Musical Never Open Out Something Sometimes Time Up]
More than art, more than literature, music is universally accessible.
[ Accessible Art Literature More Music Than Universally]
I don't control it at all. It's all up to the musicians in the group. They control it. They make all the cues, and they tell me what they want, and then I act like a mirroring device so that everyone can see what the cues are.
[ Act Control Cues Device Everyone Group Make Mirroring Musicians See Tell Then Up Want]
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
[ Dare Die Live Most Music Never Still Their Try]
That's what it is that you rehearse - the making of music, not the playing of notes as abstractions.
[ Abstractions Making Music Notes Playing Rehearse]
When we started there was this element of these experiments we were doing where we weren't really sure how the music would play out because the music was all on different players.
[ Because Different Doing Element Experiments How Music Out Play Players Really Started Sure These Were Weren Where Would]
For me Brazilian music is the perfect mix of melody and rhythm. It just bubbles rhythmically. If I had to pick just one music style to play if would be Brazilian.
[ Brazilian Bubbles Had Just Melody Mix Music Perfect Pick Play Rhythm Rhythmically Style Would]
Even today, skiffle is a defining part of my music. If I get the opportunity to just have a jam, skiffle is what I love to play.
[ Defining Even Get Jam Just Love Music Opportunity Part Play Skiffle Today]
I love being a musician. I love the lifestyle. But I think it's probably as difficult and frustrating as anything.
[ Anything Being Difficult Frustrating Lifestyle Love Musician Probably Think]
The music just tends to be a vehicle for that poetry.
[ Just Music Poetry Tends Vehicle]
Hunting, fishing, drawing, and music occupied my every moment. Cares I knew not, and cared naught about them.
[ Cared Cares Drawing Every Fishing Hunting Knew Moment Music Naught Occupied Them]
I made a conscious decision that I was not going to have children. I didn't want others raising them, and looking after them myself would get in the way of being a musician and writer.
[ After Being Children Conscious Decision Get Going Looking Made Musician Myself Others Raising Them Want Way Would Writer]
I want to communicate through my music. If you want to know Geri Halliwell listen to my album: it tells you more about me than a documentary ever could.
[ Album Communicate Could Documentary Ever Know Listen More Music Tells Than Through Want]
Reviewing music or reviewing anything is a writing job. It's nice if you are experienced in the field you are writing about, but writing is what you are doing.
[ Anything Doing Experienced Field Job Music Nice Reviewing Writing]
Music is escapism, it's entertainment.
[ Entertainment Escapism Music]
Gay nightclubs offer better dance music.
[ Better Dance Gay Music Nightclubs Offer]
You know, the music business is like the Lotto. Just put your numbers down and sometimes they hit, and sometimes they don't. There's just no rhyme or reason.
[ Business Down Hit Just Know Music Numbers Put Reason Rhyme Sometimes Your]
I listen to gospel music.
[ Gospel Listen Music]
I have no restrictions, no limits, no musical history to live with.
[ History Limits Live Musical Restrictions]
Richard Wagner, a musician who wrote music which is better than it sounds.
[ Better Music Musician Richard Sounds Than Wagner Which Wrote]
I remain loyal to Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert in music and to Shakespeare and Jane Austen in literature.
[ Austen Bach Beethoven Jane Literature Loyal Mozart Music Remain Schubert Shakespeare]
Dope never helped anybody sing better or play music better or do anything better. All dope can do for you is kill you - and kill you the long, slow, hard way.
[ Anybody Anything Better Dope Hard Helped Kill Long Music Never Play Sing Slow Way]
If you met my dad, I think a lot of things would be put to rest. Because my pops is a pretty silly guy. But, Coldcut, they're based in the U.K. I'm a big fan of jazz music, so American music has had a big influence on what I listen to.
[ American Based Because Big Dad Fan Guy Had Influence Jazz Listen Lot Met Music Pops Pretty Put Rest Silly Things Think Would]
Imagery is like music.
[ Imagery Music]
Like all tools, modern technology has produced some wonderful moments in music and also some horrors.
[ Also Horrors Modern Moments Music Produced Some Technology Tools Wonderful]
Country's hip; it's cool music.
[ Cool Country Hip Music]
Some people ask the secret of our long marriage. We take time to go to a restaurant two times a week. A little candlelight, dinner, soft music and dancing. She goes Tuesdays, I go Fridays.
[ Ask Candlelight Dancing Dinner Go Goes Little Long Marriage Music Our Restaurant Secret She Soft Some Take Time Times Two Week]
Ironically, that was quite a bit of the appeal of Rumours. It's equally interesting on a musical level and as a soap opera.
[ Appeal Bit Equally Interesting Ironically Level Musical Opera Quite Rumours Soap]
But I'm also a music lover, and I'll always try a lot of different things.
[ Also Always Different Lot Lover Music Things Try]
Music is the doorway that has led me to drawing, photography, and writing.
[ Doorway Drawing Led Music Photography Writing]
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. Music
[ After Comes Expressing Inexpressible Music Nearest Silence Which]
I could have a degree in music and come on the show, and Simon could still say 'You stink'.
[ Come Could Degree Music Say Show Simon Still Stink]
I got the regular call, that they were doing a Broadway musical of Hairspray, and would I come and audition. I was familiar with the movie, because at the time it came out my lover wrote for Premiere magazine, and we had to see everything.
[ Audition Because Broadway Call Came Come Doing Everything Familiar Got Had Hairspray Lover Magazine Movie Musical Out Premiere Regular See Time Were Would Wrote]
When the truth is that there would be no great Western music, and certainly no decent choral repertoire, without the Catholic faith.
[ Catholic Certainly Decent Faith Great Music Repertoire Truth Western Without Would]
There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. Pet
[ Cats Life Means Miseries Music Refuge Two]
Acting kind of pays my bills more than music does.
[ Acting Bills Does Kind More Music Pays Than]
In so many musicals today, the story is moved forward by a song. I don't think we're gonna try to do that.
[ Forward Gonna Many Moved Musicals Song Story Think Today Try]
My brother's been producing rap music and hip-hop for maybe 10 years.
[ Been Brother Hip-Hop Maybe Music Producing Rap Years]
For me, I go in and play a few Christian songs for an audience, and now I have people come up and not tell me I'm great, but tell me that my music is helping save their lives, helping them in the Lord, and helping them end their vices.
[ Audience Christian Come End Few Go Great Helping Lives Lord Music Now Play Save Songs Tell Their Them Up Vices]
Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music.
[ Film Languages Mathematics Music Other Three Two Universal]
And of course there's so much music in and around our family. I had a piano during Christmas because it's obviously useful through the season. There are so many people, songwriters, who are around.
[ Around Because Christmas Course During Family Had Many Much Music Obviously Our Piano Season Songwriters Through Useful]
I wish to share and pass down some of my generation's traits, and encourage young people to create their own art, music, and literature.
[ Art Create Down Encourage Generation Literature Music Own Pass Share Some Their Traits Wish Young]
I was always very grateful to 'em and am grateful to 'em now. I went back a couple of years ago and did their 20th anniversary show. But the longer I stayed on Hee Haw, the worse things got for me musically.
[ Ago Always Am Anniversary Back Couple Did Em Got Grateful Haw Hee Longer Musically Now Show Stayed Their Things Very Went Worse Years]
No, I mean we'd all definitely involved in the music business someway or another, because we're all living with it, and in it, and also we've got all sorts of things we would like to do.
[ Also Another Because Business Definitely Got Involved Living Mean Music Sorts Things Would]
Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company.
[ Artists Company Contracts Did Directly Mine Most Music Owned Production Record Their Through]
The music industry is saying, This is the format, and if you'll fit into this format, you can be on radio, and if radio will play you, MTV will expose you, and MTV will expose you, we'll sell records.
[ Expose Fit Format Industry Into Mtv Music Play Radio Records Saying Sell Will]
In that long sequence, when Lawrence enters in the desert to rescue a lost man, Lean listened the music I wrote and wanted to extend the scene to let my work stay completely.
[ Completely Desert Enters Extend Lawrence Lean Listened Long Lost Man Music Rescue Scene Sequence Stay Wanted Work Wrote]
We'd like to think that our music will always be bigger than any one of our individual personalities.
[ Always Any Bigger Individual Music Our Personalities Than Think Will]
My older sister Nikki went to Hampton music school in Virginia, then to another school later in New York.
[ Another Hampton Later Music New Nikki Older School Sister Then Virginia Went York]
I think there's something strangely musical about noise.
[ Musical Noise Something Strangely Think]
In rap music, even though the element of poetry is very strong, so is the element of the drum, the implication of the dance. Without the beat, its commercial value would certainly be more tenuous.
[ Beat Certainly Commercial Dance Drum Element Even Implication More Music Poetry Rap Strong Tenuous Though Value Very Without Would]
Choreography is mentally draining, but there's a pleasure in getting into the studio with the dancers and the music.
[ Choreography Dancers Draining Getting Into Mentally Music Pleasure Studio]
Somehow in the 20th Century an idea has developed that music is an activity or skill which is not comprehensible to the man in the street. This is an arrogant assertion and not necessarily a true one.
[ Activity Arrogant Assertion Century Comprehensible Developed Idea Man Music Necessarily Skill Somehow Street True Which]
With the Stray Cats at least, we really took the music somewhere else. First, we wrote our own songs. That's a real weak point in modern classics if you do rockabilly or blues.
[ Blues Cats Classics Else First Least Modern Music Our Own Point Real Really Rockabilly Somewhere Songs Stray Took Weak Wrote]
But in the next world I shan't be doing music, with all the striving and disappointments. I shall be being it.
[ Being Disappointments Doing Music Next Shall Striving World]
Most of the animated films I watched, the emotions are all prepackaged like canned music, the hand actions, the sighs.
[ Actions Animated Canned Emotions Films Hand Most Music Sighs Watched]
I've been playing music all my life, from being a choir soloist at Symphony Hall as a youngster to playing in bands through high school and college at Kent State. Went in the service at 17, out before I was 21.
[ Bands Been Before Being Choir College Hall High Kent Life Music Out Playing School Service State Symphony Through Went Youngster]
Lovers of painting and lovers of music are people who openly display their preference like a delectable ailment that isolates them and makes them proud.
[ Ailment Delectable Display Isolates Lovers Makes Music Openly Painting Preference Proud Their Them]
So long as the human spirit thrives on this planet, music in some living form will accompany and sustain it and give it expressive meaning.
[ Accompany Expressive Form Give Human Living Long Meaning Music Planet Some Spirit Sustain Thrives Will]
The average Englishman has no idea of the dynamism in the music scene here.
[ Average Dynamism Englishman Here Idea Music Scene]
We are living in a time when American popular music is finally being recognized as one of our most successful exports. The demand is huge.
[ American Being Demand Exports Finally Huge Living Most Music Our Popular Recognized Successful Time]
Napster is essentially using the music to make money for themselves and that's the part that's both morally and legally wrong. That I think is more relevant than whether or not I'm losing money.
[ Both Essentially Legally Losing Make Money Morally More Music Napster Part Relevant Than Themselves Think Using Whether Wrong]
Well unfortunately I didn't work with Andre much. But rap is a strong presence in the culture and anyone is going to grateful for its appearance, grateful for any kind of music that has the kind of effect that rap has had on us all.
[ Andre Any Anyone Appearance Culture Effect Going Grateful Had Kind Much Music Presence Rap Strong Unfortunately Us Well Work]
Half the time I feel like I'm appealing to the downer freaks out there. We start to play one downer record after another until I begin to get down myself. Give me something from 1960 or something; let me get up again. The music of today is for downer freaks, and I'm an upper.
[ After Again Another Appealing Begin Down Downer Feel Freaks Get Give Half Music Myself Out Play Record Something Start Time Today Until Up Upper]
I have always been intrigued with singing and I actually started my career in musical comedies.
[ Actually Always Been Career Comedies Intrigued Musical Singing Started]
All my music is very simple in that melody is usually clearly stated.
[ Clearly Melody Music Simple Stated Usually Very]
I listen to classical music very much. There's a lot of jazz that I don't enjoy listening to.
[ Classical Enjoy Jazz Listen Listening Lot Much Music Very]
The day of the great jazz improviser who doesn't know how to read music is over.
[ Day Great How Improviser Jazz Know Music Over Read]
Music is given to us with the sole purpose of establishing an order in things, including, and particularly, the coordination between man and time.
[ Between Coordination Establishing Given Including Man Music Order Particularly Purpose Sole Things Time Us]
I wanted to make the kind of records that I heard in the discos that I danced in at that time. Funky, electronic sounds, while the musicians in the band were more rock oriented. This I suppose created the sound we know as Frankie Goes To Hollywood.
[ Band Created Danced Electronic Frankie Funky Goes Heard Hollywood Kind Know Make More Musicians Oriented Records Rock Sound Sounds Suppose Time Wanted Were While]
Yeah, well I've always played comedy. My background is musical comedy theatre and that's really where my training is. As an actor, that's my training.
[ Actor Always Background Comedy Musical Played Really Theatre Training Well Where Yeah]
The music comes first. When Geoff has made something the inspiration comes automatically. His music is very expressive. But still is is a very difficult process: I have to add something to his music, not push it away. It has to be equal, and I find that very difficult.
[ Add Automatically Away Comes Difficult Equal Expressive Find First His Inspiration Made Music Process Push Something Still Very]
I look at raising funds for The Perlman Music Program as a challenge and as a way to provide opportunities for people who care about the future of classical music.
[ Care Challenge Classical Funds Future Look Music Opportunities Program Provide Raising Way]
I was really lucky that I came to puberty at a time when music and politics were completely intertwined.
[ Came Completely Intertwined Lucky Music Politics Puberty Really Time Were]
The music rights at the time cost me $12,000 in 1964 money, which is about double now or whatever. But I cleared everything. I had a lawyer in New York. And it was cleared for use in a short subject, not a feature.
[ Cleared Cost Double Everything Feature Had Lawyer Money Music New Now Rights Short Subject Time Use Whatever Which York]
I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies.
[ Brother Comedies Early Exposure Father Had Interested Literature Musical Older Sometimes Theater Very Work Would]
I went through all the musicians in my life who I admire as bright, intelligent, virtuosic players.
[ Admire Bright Intelligent Life Musicians Players Through Went]
I think the most important thing about music is the sense of escape.
[ Escape Important Most Music Sense Thing Think]
A musician can get lost to what he is in the session busines as it was.
[ Get Lost Musician Session]
That's what music is to me. Like, stuff that I really like to play loud. And I've got my quiet CDs, too, that I listen to around the house, but if you can't go there, then... Everyone gets so upset with me, I can't win.
[ Around Cds Everyone Gets Go Got House Listen Loud Music Play Quiet Really Stuff Then Too Upset Win]
It was the early days of Rock 'n' Roll in this country. We were all struggling to learn music, it might be Country, Jazz, Classical, Blues or even Rock 'n' Roll.
[ Blues Classical Country Days Early Even Jazz Learn Might Music Rock Roll Struggling Were]
I can play punk rock, and I love playing punk rock, but I was into every other style of music before I played punk rock.
[ Before Every Into Love Music Other Play Played Playing Punk Rock Style]
The music industry over there seems to treat America like it's one territory even though they got offices in different parts of America - they're still quite sort of 'America is the territory.'
[ America Different Even Got Industry Music Offices Over Parts Quite Seems Sort Still Territory Though Treat]
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]
We've worked very hard as a band and would like to think we've got this far on the strength of our music.
[ Band Far Got Hard Music Our Strength Think Very Worked Would]
There's people making babies to my music. That's nice.
[ Babies Making Music Nice]
Why do you have to retire at 65? Why can't you start at 70? You know, like wine. Why can't music be that way? My new band, we're playing stuff that's never been done before.
[ Band Been Before Done Know Music Never New Playing Retire Start Stuff Way Why Wine]
The British ballads became a new kind of form in their hand. And out of them came the blues, a new kind of song of commentary and satire, a song form which, after all, has become the main musical form of the whole human species.
[ After Ballads Became Become Blues British Came Commentary Form Hand Human Kind Main Musical New Out Satire Song Species Their Them Which Whole]
I've always been that way. I'm not very good at reading music but I'm pretty quick at picking things up.
[ Always Been Good Music Picking Pretty Quick Reading Things Up Very Way]
Music must take rank as the highest of the fine arts - as the one which, more than any other, ministers to the human spirit.
[ Any Arts Fine Highest Human Ministers More Music Must Other Rank Spirit Take Than Which]
A good country song takes a page out of somebody's life and puts it to music.
[ Country Good Life Music Out Page Puts Somebody Song Takes]
I'm an artist, and I go in the studio and make my music. And then I'll give it to my dad and he does what he does. And he does, you know, the press, and figuring out shows and whatnot. When it comes to my artistic freedom, he doesn't, like, step on my toes or anything.
[ Anything Artist Artistic Comes Dad Does Figuring Freedom Give Go Know Make Music Out Press Shows Step Studio Then Toes Whatnot]
But I can't really say there is too much modern music that I'm blown away by at this moment.
[ Away Blown Modern Moment Much Music Really Say Too]
There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly.
[ Because Duke Ellington Else Everything Girls Go Love Music New Only Orleans Ought Pretty Sorts Things Two Ugly]
Right, different generations come along, and discover the music, I think.
[ Along Come Different Discover Generations Music Right Think]
At the same time, I definitely want to expand my fan base but not at the expense of prostituting my music or heart.
[ Base Definitely Expand Expense Fan Heart Music Same Time Want]
Just look at the Old Testament. They didn't go out with the army first. They sent the musicians out.
[ Army First Go Just Look Musicians Old Out Sent Testament]
Philosophy is the highest music.
[ Highest Music Philosophy]
I just happened to start playing music for the conceptual ideas.
[ Conceptual Happened Ideas Just Music Playing Start]
For whatever reason, not all people are born with the particular gift of being able to express ourselves through music. And, believe me, it is a gift.
[ Able Being Believe Born Express Gift Music Ourselves Particular Reason Through Whatever]
People thought me a bit strange at first; a blond haired, blue-eyed Norwegian who sang Mexican folk songs, but I used it to my advantage and got a job. And so the music became my ticket to education.
[ Advantage Became Bit Blond Blue-Eyed Education First Folk Got Job Mexican Music Norwegian Sang Songs Strange Thought Ticket Used]
You never really know as an actor; it's completely out of your control, in terms of editing, and music, and film stock, shot selection, and what takes they use.
[ Actor Completely Control Editing Film Know Music Never Out Really Selection Shot Stock Takes Terms Use Your]
When one puts up a building one makes an elaborate scaffold to get everything into its proper place. But when one takes the scaffold down, the building must stand by itself with no trace of the means by which it was erected. That is how a musician should work.
[ Building Down Elaborate Erected Everything Get How Into Itself Makes Means Musician Must Place Proper Puts Scaffold Should Stand Takes Trace Up Which Work]
I want them to come away with discovering the music inside them. And not thinking about themselves as jazz musicians, but thinking about themselves as good human beings, striving to be a great person and maybe they'll become a great musician.
[ Away Become Beings Come Discovering Good Great Human Inside Jazz Maybe Music Musician Musicians Person Striving Them Themselves Thinking Want]
In contrast, traditional classical music starts from an abstract musical schema. This is then notated and only expressed in concrete sound as a last stage, when it is performed.
[ Abstract Classical Concrete Contrast Expressed Last Music Musical Only Performed Sound Stage Starts Then Traditional]
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]
My biggest musical influences are probably my parents.
[ Biggest Influences Musical Parents Probably]
Shania Twain brought a whole other fan base to country music with her sound, the way the videos were produced.
[ Base Brought Country Fan Her Music Other Produced Sound Twain Videos Way Were Whole]
Maybe if I knew music I couldn't do what I am doing.
[ Am Doing Knew Maybe Music]
I mean, just because you're a musician doesn't mean all your ideas are about music. So every once in a while I get an idea about plumbing, I get an idea about city government, and they come the way they come.
[ Because City Come Every Get Government Idea Ideas Just Mean Music Musician Once Plumbing Way While Your]
The musician is perhaps the most modest of animals, but he is also the proudest. It is he who invented the sublime art of ruining poetry.
[ Also Animals Art Invented Modest Most Musician Perhaps Poetry Proudest Ruining Sublime]
You know Manchester is always a bit of a hard place for people coming from London, just with all the history. Manchester has this immensely huge and healthy history musically.
[ Always Bit Coming Hard Healthy History Huge Immensely Just Know London Manchester Musically Place]
My dad was vehemently opposed to electric guitars. He did not look on that kind of music as legitimate in any way.
[ Any Dad Did Electric Guitars Kind Legitimate Look Music Opposed Vehemently Way]
I knew Bobby Dylan back in the days when he lived in the village. He used to come and see me and sing songs for me, saying they ought to go into my next collected book on American folk music.
[ American Back Bobby Book Collected Come Days Dylan Folk Go Into Knew Lived Music Next Ought Saying See Sing Songs Used Village]
When there is a voice in a piece of music, we tend to focus on the voice. That is probably something from when we were babies and we depended on hearing our mother's voice.
[ Babies Depended Focus Hearing Mother Music Our Piece Probably Something Tend Voice Were]
See my father knew a lot about music, he played the piano and he would do theory and stuff like that, but I didn't learn anything from him, but I played that for him and he liked it a lot.
[ Anything Father Him Knew Learn Liked Lot Music Piano Played See Stuff Theory Would]
People who play conventional music are threatened by electronica and don't consider it to be as valuable as what they do.
[ Consider Conventional Electronica Music Play Threatened Valuable]
In the theater, it's about taking time in a musical segment, a pause in a musical way and then moving on.
[ Moving Musical Pause Segment Taking Theater Then Time Way]
All the great political music was made at the height of political confrontations.
[ Confrontations Great Height Made Music Political]
In January of 1995, my family and I moved to Seattle. Pearl Jam did the first of their live radio broadcasts, Monkey Wrench Radio, along with many other Seattle musicians.
[ Along Broadcasts Did Family First Jam January Live Many Monkey Moved Musicians Other Pearl Radio Seattle Their Wrench]
When music fails to agree to the ear, to soothe the ear and the heart and the senses, then it has missed the point.
[ Agree Ear Fails Heart Missed Music Point Senses Soothe Then]
The stores and the things like that, the business side of things came out at the point when, I'd say probably in the early '70s, it looked like the year of the singer-songwriter was over, 'cause music changed in our time and the spotlight was out.
[ Business Came Cause Changed Early Looked Music Our Out Over Point Probably Say Side Singer-Songwriter Spotlight Stores Things Time Year]
Back when we were first making records, you didn't just make the music, you put a great deal of energy into the way it looked, and every word that was written on the whole thing.
[ Back Deal Energy Every First Great Into Just Looked Make Making Music Put Records Thing Way Were Whole Word Written]
It is a common mistake these days to politicize anything and everything, including music.
[ Anything Common Days Everything Including Mistake Music Politicize These]
I always felt rock and roll was very, very wholesome music.
[ Always Felt Music Rock Roll Very Wholesome]
In all the music that deals with experimental repetition, drum and bass, dub, various kinds of house music, there's always been a quality of atmosphere and ambience.
[ Always Ambience Atmosphere Bass Been Deals Drum Dub Experimental House Kinds Music Quality Repetition Various]
Someone who knows only music, understands nothing about it.
[ Knows Music Nothing Only Someone Understands]
I am disappointed in the music business, I feel like a lot of people in the music business are phoney, there's a lot of people who will abuse and take my kindness.
[ Abuse Am Business Disappointed Feel Kindness Lot Music Phoney Take Will]
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
[ Beautiful Divine Heart Music Poetic Tell Things Way]
Music was what bothered me, what interested me.
[ Bothered Interested Music]
I thought the '60s was the most exciting time and the most vital music, and we were really together as one mind then. Then afterwards, the songs and the bad drugs, that took its toll.
[ Afterwards Bad Exciting Mind Most Music Really Songs Then Thought Time Together Toll Took Vital Were]
I mean, I could just go round and use session musicians for every song, but I don't find that helps when it comes to setting up a band for live. Derrick has been with me for donkey's years.
[ Band Been Comes Could Donkey Every Find Go Helps Just Live Mean Musicians Round Session Setting Song Up Use Years]
I think that's one of the things that has always put me in kind of an odd niche. It's that all of my understanding of orchestral music is via film, not via classical music like it's supposed to be. To me it's the same, it doesn't make any difference.
[ Always Any Classical Difference Film Kind Make Music Niche Odd Orchestral Put Same Supposed Things Think Understanding Via]
You know, they wanted to do a Broadway album and every show was kind of a bomb. There was no music at all.
[ Album Bomb Broadway Every Kind Know Music Show Wanted]
I am perhaps the oldest musician in the world. I am an old man but in many senses a very young man. And this is what I want you to be, young, young all your life, and to say things to the world that are true.
[ Am Life Man Many Musician Old Oldest Perhaps Say Senses Things True Very Want World Young Your]
Today, music is visual.
[ Music Today Visual]
Today we are in a war against war - music is our power.
[ Against Music Our Power Today War]
It's really hard to make a living as a musician. It's almost impossible.
[ Almost Hard Impossible Living Make Musician Really]
I think things can have more than one meaning and still connect with people. There's a lot of meaning to the title 'Music For People' and they're all true and they're all accurate.
[ Accurate Connect Lot Meaning More Music Still Than Things Think Title True]
I am really into '70s music, like The Rolling Stones, The Doors and what not.
[ Am Doors Into Music Really Rolling Stones]
That's what I think musicals will come to. No backstage stories, nothing of that sort.
[ Backstage Come Musicals Nothing Sort Stories Think Will]
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe. Music
[ Heard Music Soul Universe]
A composer knows that music is written by human beings for human beings and that music is a continuation of life, not something separated from it.
[ Beings Composer Continuation Human Knows Life Music Separated Something Written]
I've performed solo for 20 years now, but I don't do much of it, because if you only play alone, you go crazy and out of tune and play foolish music.
[ Alone Because Crazy Foolish Go Much Music Now Only Out Performed Play Solo Tune Years]
I'm very pro presenting the best music I can to the widest audience possible.
[ Audience Best Music Possible Presenting Pro Very Widest]
You know, I am just a musician and I have no idea these days what good and bad is in terms of labels.
[ Am Bad Days Good Idea Just Know Labels Musician Terms These]
Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn. They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art.
[ Art Boundary Come Experience Horn Line Live Man Music Out Own Teach Thoughts Wisdom Won Your]
Well, more than me saying to the rest of the country music industry there is not enough traditional country music - that is not necessarily the statement in truth. I think more so that I, me, missed it more than anything else.
[ Anything Country Else Enough Industry Missed More Music Necessarily Rest Saying Statement Than Think Traditional Truth Well]
Music was my joy, my home, the one place I felt happy and secure.
[ Felt Happy Home Joy Music Place Secure]
I have tried to make the music a bit easier for them to understand.
[ Bit Easier Make Music Them Tried Understand]
Sometimes I write them down in musical notation as a trigger to remind me about certain directions to go. Or I can be specific about a sound I'm looking for.
[ Certain Directions Down Go Looking Musical Notation Remind Sometimes Sound Specific Them Trigger Write]
The way I look at it, they're all part of my musical diary, and I can listen to any one of them and it will bring up memories of what was going on at that time.
[ Any Bring Diary Going Listen Look Memories Musical Part Them Time Up Way Will]
Teen pop will never die as long as there are teens and popular music. It just takes a different head.
[ Die Different Head Just Long Music Never Pop Popular Takes Teen Teens Will]
We will miss George for his sense of love, his sense of music and his sense of laughter.
[ George His Laughter Love Miss Music Sense Will]
I have been interested in Irish traditional music for the past few years.
[ Been Few Interested Irish Music Past Traditional Years]
I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I think those are the two elements of poetry.
[ Because Elements Language Music Poetry Show Think Those Try Two]
I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation.
[ Band Believe Fans Favorite Follow How Many Much Musicians Need Outlets Relaxation Sports Talk Team These Time Tour Won]
Mention Hubert Sumlin, as well, because Hubert's a great man, and again, you know, I don't play the guitar very good, but when I'm playing this kind of music, I always have him in my mind. I wish I could play like Hubert.
[ Again Always Because Could Good Great Guitar Him Hubert Kind Know Man Mention Mind Music Play Playing Very Well Wish]
Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together. Music
[ Bring Music Power Spiritual Together Very]
Nobody will ever take Maurice's place, and he'll go on with us and he'll go on our music. He'll go on with us as the Bee Gees, and Maurice will always be with us.
[ Always Bee Ever Gees Go Maurice Music Nobody Our Place Take Us Will]
Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.
[ Grand Life Music Song Start Sweet]
One thing, when you're an actor, you finish something and then you have to worry about what the next gig is. When you're a musician, you can always write your own stuff, and I'm working on new stuff for a new album right now.
[ Actor Album Always Finish Gig Musician New Next Now Own Right Something Stuff Then Thing Working Worry Write Your]
All of them had so much to offer us as far as, you know, knowledge in the music industry, and especially Randy and Paula because, you know, they've been artists.
[ Artists Because Been Especially Far Had Industry Know Knowledge Much Music Offer Paula Randy Them Us]
Negro music and culture are intrinsically improvisational, existential. Nothing is sacred. After a decade, a musical idea, no matter how innovative, is threatened.
[ After Culture Decade Existential How Idea Improvisational Innovative Intrinsically Matter Music Musical Negro Nothing Sacred Threatened]
The music sold itself before anybody knew who I was.
[ Anybody Before Itself Knew Music Sold]
Let's have the music that will open the door to millions of people... the kind of music that will not make people think only of the song or even of the singer... not music that is confined to the merely personal.
[ Confined Door Even Kind Make Merely Millions Music Only Open Personal Singer Song Think Will]
The music business used to carry a certain amount of brotherly love, but it isn't that way now.
[ Amount Brotherly Business Carry Certain Love Music Now Used Way]
I think I'm a music fan before anything else.
[ Anything Before Else Fan Music Think]
I love painting and music, of course. I don't know nearly as much about them as I know about poetry. I've certainly been influenced by fiction. I was overwhelmed by War and Peace when I read it, and I didn't read it until I was in my late 20s.
[ Been Certainly Course Fiction Influenced Know Late Love Much Music Nearly Overwhelmed Painting Peace Poetry Read Them Until War]
I just think people should find the music that helps them through the day and enjoy that. I've never felt like, if somebody does or doesn't like what I'm doing, it's a morality issue.
[ Day Does Doing Enjoy Felt Find Helps Issue Just Morality Music Never Should Somebody Them Think Through]
The musicians recommend that I sing a sing the way it is written the first time and then start to look for other notes that aren't in the melody.
[ First Look Melody Musicians Notes Other Recommend Sing Start Then Time Way Written]
I'm not good enough, technically, to be a classic musician. I lack discipline.
[ Classic Discipline Enough Good Lack Musician Technically]
It's Frank's painting on the cover. We were originally going to use a Salvador Dali painting that we got permission from Salvador Dali to use, and Frank found this one, and it really did fit the music much more.
[ Cover Dali Did Fit Found Frank Going Got More Much Music Originally Painting Permission Really Salvador Use Were]
Spin Me Round was number one all over the world, everywhere. It changed the face of pop music, no question. We took technology further than Trevor Horn.
[ Changed Everywhere Face Further Horn Music Number Over Pop Question Round Spin Technology Than Took World]
When the music and the characters are flawlessly synchronized, the opera develops an emotional force that movies and plays cannot match.
[ Cannot Characters Develops Emotional Force Match Movies Music Opera Plays]
I think popular music in this country is one of the few things in the twentieth century that have made giant strides in reverse.
[ Century Country Few Giant Made Music Popular Reverse Strides Things Think Twentieth]
In our music, in our everyday life, there are so many negative things. Why not have something positive and stamp it with blackness?
[ Blackness Everyday Life Many Music Negative Our Positive Something Stamp Things Why]
Do not rely on unplanned music; it comes out as though it were planned, but planned by someone you cross the street to avoid.
[ Avoid Comes Cross Music Out Planned Rely Someone Street Though Were]
I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I'll die like a poet.
[ Consider Die First Live Musician Myself Poet Second]
For a while we were chasing a book by Graham Greene to do Brighton Rock as a musical. We didn't get the rights, so we decided to create something from scratch, with Jonathan. By that time we were big fans of his work.
[ Big Book Brighton Chasing Create Decided Fans Get Graham Greene His Jonathan Musical Rights Rock Scratch Something Time Were While Work]
I've always said that music is like literature.
[ Always Literature Music Said]
If we ask a vague question, such as, 'What is poetry?' we expect a vague answer, such as, 'Poetry is the music of words,' or 'Poetry is the linguistic correction of disorder.'
[ Answer Ask Correction Disorder Expect Linguistic Music Poetry Question Such Vague Words]
The thing with me. I can't stick musicians. I've thought about this. I can't stand them, and being stuck in a studio with them I think that's my strength I can hear what they can't.
[ Being Hear Musicians Stand Stick Strength Stuck Studio Them Thing Think Thought]
Because essentially Schoenberg was an extremely gifted man. And in spite of many of his theories and so on, when he really began to write music, he still was guided very much by his internal hearing, by what we call your internal ear.
[ Because Began Call Ear Essentially Extremely Gifted Guided Hearing His Internal Man Many Much Music Really Spite Still Theories Very Write Your]
I loved music, but I found myself at the point where I wanted to die. I didn't care about life.
[ Care Die Found Life Loved Music Myself Point Wanted Where]
The music we made then was so amateurish, compared to the rest of mainstream pop or rock and roll. But what differentiated us from what everybody else was doing in the business was the fact that you could tell that these people came from different reference areas.
[ Areas Business Came Compared Could Different Differentiated Doing Else Everybody Fact Made Mainstream Music Pop Reference Rest Rock Roll Tell Then These Us]
I also believe my musical abilities are a true gift from God.
[ Abilities Also Believe Gift God Musical True]
We were playing popular music, but we were doing our own arrangements because we were too lazy to sit down and figure out the originals.
[ Arrangements Because Doing Down Figure Lazy Music Originals Our Out Own Playing Popular Sit Too Were]
Sometimes I like to make music together with a singer or with singers.
[ Make Music Singer Singers Sometimes Together]
When I was confronted with official tuition, the academic thing, I could see no relationship whatever between that and the music I'd been writing since I was 11.
[ Academic Been Between Confronted Could Music Official Relationship See Since Thing Tuition Whatever Writing]
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]
And what unity is to be had, at a time when orchestras are dying out, and when opera houses are about to close their doors; what's going to come next - when nothing new in music, for the orchestra, is truly lasting: pieces are performed once, and then they're thrown away.
[ Away Close Come Doors Dying Going Had Houses Lasting Music New Next Nothing Once Opera Orchestra Orchestras Out Performed Pieces Their Then Thrown Time Truly Unity]
It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America, the audience actually came out, they had to have been the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents, you know what I mean?
[ Actually America Audience Been Came Fans Had Interesting Kind Know Last Listened Mean Music Out Parents Said Their Tour Via]
When I was a young musician, the only option available to pursue secondary education in music was to attend a classical conservatory.
[ Attend Available Classical Conservatory Education Music Musician Only Option Pursue Secondary Young]
I progressed through so many different styles of music through my teen years, both as a player and a vocalist, particularly the jazz and pop of the early 20th Century.
[ Both Century Different Early Jazz Many Music Particularly Player Pop Progressed Styles Teen Through Vocalist Years]
Actually, I never liked Dylan's kind of music before; I always thought he sounded just like Yogi Bear.
[ Actually Always Bear Before Dylan Just Kind Liked Music Never Sounded Thought Yogi]
If you play the very subtle jazz tunes with acoustic pianos, acoustic bass and it's a dead standard, you are going to play very differently. It depends on the music.
[ Acoustic Bass Dead Depends Differently Going Jazz Music Pianos Play Standard Subtle Tunes Very]
I feel very comfortable shooting music, and I think you can see that.
[ Comfortable Feel Music See Shooting Think Very]
That was my way, and I also use the music after five years, I started hearing opera, opera, it was very good instrument to keep the spirit very strong because you feel like you are yourself singing opera, and I used to hear a lot of opera, they send me tapes.
[ After Also Because Feel Five Good Hear Hearing Instrument Keep Lot Music Opera Send Singing Spirit Started Strong Tapes Use Used Very Way Years Yourself]
If one uses music that one does not really love, then one will not succeed in making it one's own.
[ Does Love Making Music Own Really Succeed Then Uses Will]
If I had girls to educate I would not have them learn both music and drawing.
[ Both Drawing Educate Girls Had Learn Music Them Would]
Traditional songwriting, to us, is where the experimental nature comes in. We're all involved with so much outside activity with really hardcore, experimental music-making.
[ Activity Comes Experimental Hardcore Involved Much Nature Outside Really Songwriting Traditional Us Where]
Doesn't anyone here think this sounds like a vision of hell? While we are all competing or dying, when will there be time for sex or music or books? Stop the world, I want to get off.
[ Anyone Books Competing Dying Get Hell Here Music Off Sex Sounds Stop Think Time Vision Want While Will World]
Interplay and interaction are the integral parts of music - they're as important as the notes.
[ Important Integral Interaction Interplay Music Notes Parts]
You have to open your mind. I like the ability to express myself in a deep way. It's the closest music to our humanity - it's like a folk music that rises up out of a culture.
[ Ability Closest Culture Deep Express Folk Humanity Mind Music Myself Open Our Out Rises Up Way Your]
Like most kids growing up, I had a very wide interest. I was interested in everything. I tried to take advantage of everything, from the sciences to music to writing to literature.
[ Advantage Everything Growing Had Interest Interested Kids Literature Most Music Sciences Take Tried Up Very Wide Writing]
The whole process of this record was an education for me as a musician.
[ Education Musician Process Record Whole]
His music was direct from his heart and brain in the purest form possible.
[ Brain Direct Form Heart His Music Possible Purest]
If I know you're very good in music, I can predict with just about zero accuracy whether you're going to be good or bad in other things.
[ Accuracy Bad Going Good Just Know Music Other Predict Things Very Whether Zero]
There was this mountain village in Russia where my music was getting in on some German radio station. I remember this because music used to get up to Saskatchewan from Texas. Late at night after the local station closed down.
[ After Because Closed Down German Get Getting Late Local Mountain Music Night Radio Remember Russia Saskatchewan Some Station Texas Up Used Village Where]
It's all about theme and development anyway. That's what music is about.
[ Anyway Development Music Theme]
I ended up turning down a full scholarship of music at the conservatory to pay to go to cooking school.
[ Conservatory Cooking Down Ended Full Go Music Pay Scholarship School Turning Up]
I've never got on with the British press because they've always given me such a hard time. Once they build a band up they just want to do people down. They shouldn't concentrate on the colour of someone's shirt they should listen to the music.
[ Always Band Because British Build Colour Concentrate Down Given Got Hard Just Listen Music Never Once Press Shirt Should Someone Such Time Up Want]
You've got to realize. In the western world, regardless of what color you are, what title the music is, it's all played by the same notes.
[ Color Got Music Notes Played Realize Regardless Same Title Western World]
I mean, if you turn on the radio, love is 90 percent of the music.
[ Love Mean Music Percent Radio Turn]
Music in this film is a very important part.
[ Film Important Music Part Very]
No, I think that a person writes a poem because they have an inner urge of something that they want to express, and I think it's that inner urge that you want to express when you write a piece of music.
[ Because Express Inner Music Person Piece Poem Something Think Urge Want Write Writes]
I did musicals from about age 10 to 18.
[ Age Did Musicals]
The extras are a nice bonus feature, but the main incentive is the musical experience.
[ Bonus Experience Extras Feature Incentive Main Musical Nice]
I mean, you go to the internet and you can see all these conversations and arguments that our fans have about our music and that's wonderful to know, that people would take the time to be that involved.
[ Arguments Conversations Fans Go Internet Involved Know Mean Music Our See Take These Time Wonderful Would]
The beautiful thing about hip-hop is it's like an audio collage. You can take any form of music and do it in a hip-hop way and it'll be a hip-hop song. That's the only music you can do that with.
[ Any Audio Beautiful Collage Form Hip-Hop Music Only Song Take Thing Way]
It's taken folk a while to come around, hasn't it? Even the boys in the band weren't too sure about the whole art thing. They just wanted me to concentrate on the music. But they respect it now.
[ Around Art Band Boys Come Concentrate Even Folk Hasn Just Music Now Respect Sure Taken Thing Too Wanted Weren While Whole]
My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table; I had a tremendous music education.
[ Dinner Discussed Education Every Had Music Night Over Parents Singing Table Tremendous]
I still tune in to the radio and listen to pop music and enjoy it as much as I ever have.
[ Enjoy Ever Listen Much Music Pop Radio Still Tune]
This was during a period when I was producing Brazil '66 records and got infected by Brazilian music.
[ Brazil Brazilian During Got Infected Music Period Producing Records]
The music is the shining path over which the poet travels to bring his song to the world.
[ Bring His Music Over Path Poet Shining Song Travels Which World]
People come to music to seek oblivion: is that not also a form of deception?
[ Also Come Deception Form Music Oblivion Seek]
But in Japanese, there's actually not much of a relationship between the music and the words.
[ Actually Between Japanese Much Music Relationship Words]
Everyone deserves music.
[ Deserves Everyone Music]
My life so common it disappears and sometimes even music cannot substitute for tears.
[ Cannot Common Disappears Even Life Music Sometimes Substitute Tears]
So I think it was a good thing It was a little surreal watching Leo scream 'I'm not going to die today!' with our music playing - that was the last thing on my mind when I wrote the song.
[ Die Going Good Last Leo Little Mind Music Our Playing Scream Song Surreal Thing Think Today Watching Wrote]
Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.
[ Angeles Big Business Centers Course Expect Hard Industry Know Los Music New Newcomers Worldwide York]
My access to music when I was growing up was through pirate radio, you know, transistor radio under the pillow, listening to one more and then 'just one more' until your favourite track comes on.
[ Access Comes Favourite Growing Just Know Listening More Music Pillow Pirate Radio Then Through Track Under Until Up Your]
As interesting as that music can occasionally be, I don't think it really replaces the other.
[ Interesting Music Occasionally Other Really Replaces Think]
Conductors' careers are made for the most part with 'Romantic' music. 'Classic' music eliminates the conductor; we do not remember him in it.
[ Careers Classic Conductor Conductors Eliminates Him Made Most Music Part Remember Romantic]
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness. Music
[ Back Between Could Crawl Curl Into Loneliness Music Notes Refuge Space]
I am still working with music, but Gordon and I no longer perform together.
[ Am Gordon Longer Music Perform Still Together Working]
In the music industry, we value large success. I realized that while I would like that, that it's not what my writing is about. And if I start making it about that, it becomes impure.
[ Becomes Impure Industry Large Making Music Realized Start Success Value While Would Writing]
A tour is the most intense, stimulating way to hear music; it's the best form to receive it. There's genuine excitement from people. I feel like we've stepped up a level.
[ Best Excitement Feel Form Genuine Hear Intense Level Most Music Receive Stepped Stimulating Tour Up Way]
Music is a performing art, as any Native American will tell you. It isn't there in the score.
[ American Any Art Music Native Performing Score Tell Will]
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
[ Fact Form Language Musical Possible Representation Restrained Spoken Very]
The thing about my music is, there really is no point.
[ Music Point Really Thing]
The most important thing is to follow your instinct and get involved with some friends who have similar tastes and aspirations and like music as much as you do.
[ Aspirations Follow Friends Get Important Instinct Involved Most Much Music Similar Some Tastes Thing Your]
I'm always looking to create new avenues or new visions of music.
[ Always Avenues Create Looking Music New Visions]
The fact is that great musical pieces take and hold the stage because they provide great emotional experiences.
[ Because Emotional Experiences Fact Great Hold Musical Pieces Provide Stage Take]
Allan had come down wanting to do some sort of crucial music and I'd been involved in so-called Art Music and wanted to explore other areas - we were approaching it in some quite tongue-in-cheek ways and we had a lot of fun - we spent more time laughing than playing music.
[ Allan Approaching Areas Art Been Come Crucial Down Explore Fun Had Involved Laughing Lot More Music Other Playing Quite So-Called Some Sort Spent Than Time Tongue-In-Cheek Wanted Wanting Ways Were]
For electronica music, David Linton has been doing this series called Unity Gain, which is pretty cool.
[ Been Called Cool David Doing Electronica Gain Music Pretty Series Unity Which]
I play music the way it was played in yesteryear.
[ Music Play Played Way]
I cannot say what I think is right about music. I only know the rightness of it.
[ Cannot Know Music Only Right Rightness Say Think]
Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music - the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
[ Beautiful Develop Forget Interest Interesting Life Literature Music Rich See Simply Souls Things Throbbing Treasures World Yourself]
And when I met Cecil Taylor it was a complete transformation of musical identities. All the tenets that I had grown up with were thrown out the window.
[ Cecil Complete Grown Had Identities Met Musical Out Taylor Tenets Thrown Transformation Up Were Window]
Everyone wants to talk about it, and right now music, flat-panel televisions, a whole host of new handheld devices are fun to talk about and very exciting to look at.
[ Devices Everyone Exciting Fun Handheld Host Look Music New Now Right Talk Televisions Very Wants Whole]
Music is a dialogue.
[ Dialogue Music]
Ironically, for a few million people in the Far East, I did become an English teacher through my music.
[ Become Did East English Far Few Ironically Million Music Teacher Through]
Music should be able to invoke the natural emotions in all human beings. Music is not notes fixed on apiece of paper.
[ Able Apiece Beings Emotions Fixed Human Invoke Music Natural Notes Paper Should]
I didn't just want to be Frank's daughter who sang Boots. I take my music very seriously and studied very hard. It's not a joke to me.
[ Boots Daughter Frank Hard Joke Just Music Sang Seriously Studied Take Very Want]
I didn't know how well my first album had done; it was enough to get me to do the second album, which was a continuation of the music I'd worked on and perfected.
[ Album Continuation Done Enough First Get Had How Know Music Perfected Second Well Which Worked]
I did a couple songs with this hip-hop guy named Tim Dark. He was working in the same studio I've been working in, he heard my music and he said, aw man, I've got to do something with you.
[ Been Couple Dark Did Got Guy Heard Hip-Hop Man Music Named Said Same Something Songs Studio Tim Working]
Music is a safe kind of high.
[ High Kind Music Safe]
There was one man who was interested in the color of music, the connection between light and music, and that was Einstein.
[ Between Color Connection Einstein Interested Light Man Music]
I think you can have the greatest lyrics in the world and if it doesn't have the best tune in the world it will suck. I mean if the music wasn't important it would just be a poem.
[ Best Greatest Important Just Lyrics Mean Music Poem Suck Think Tune Will World Would]
The funny thing is, the music that I'm writing now is probably some of the most cutting edge we've ever done. The music that I'm thinking about putting on our next album.
[ Album Cutting Done Edge Ever Funny Most Music Next Now Our Probably Putting Some Thing Thinking Writing]
A whole generation of young whites have involved themselves with traditional Negro music.
[ Generation Involved Music Negro Themselves Traditional Whites Whole Young]
Both of my parents were musicians.
[ Both Musicians Parents Were]
The study of music was a family interest.
[ Family Interest Music Study]
As Governor, I could think of only one way to unify our State that was made up of so many different climates, political beliefs and people, and that was our music.
[ Beliefs Climates Could Different Governor Made Many Music Only Our Political State Think Unify Up Way]
The repercussions of what you put out and what people gravitate to in your music never registered at all. I never had that thing that maybe other bands have - a specific idea of what they are and what their sound is.
[ Bands Gravitate Had Idea Maybe Music Never Other Out Put Registered Repercussions Sound Specific Their Thing Your]
I am consciously not trying to bring in World Music elements. The ways that I work and feel are completely different in how they sound than someone playing the Kora in Africa would play it.
[ Africa Am Bring Completely Consciously Different Elements Feel How Music Play Playing Someone Sound Than Trying Ways Work World Would]
Selfishly, I make music for me. I like to make music. I like looking for songs. I like working with interesting musicians. I like producing records. It's something I will always do.
[ Always Interesting Looking Make Music Musicians Producing Records Selfishly Something Songs Will Working]
I mean I like pop music, and I like heavy music and, stuff that I like... the band I've signed on to our label right now; they're called The Sounds. They're kind of like a new-wave pop band.
[ Band Called Heavy Kind Label Mean Music Now Our Pop Right Signed Sounds Stuff]
The project which we developed, however, was for a sound piece and I was initially curious that a sculptor should be interested in working with a musician, especially on a project for radio.
[ Curious Developed Especially However Initially Interested Musician Piece Project Radio Sculptor Should Sound Which Working]
All rock musicians are deaf... Or insensitive to mellow sounds.
[ Deaf Insensitive Mellow Musicians Rock Sounds]
Music should always be an adventure.
[ Adventure Always Music Should]
Music fathoms the sky.
[ Fathoms Music Sky]
When I dealt with set theory, I could never make it be the music that I wanted.
[ Could Dealt Make Music Never Set Theory Wanted]
Piano playing is a dying art. I love the fact that I can be one guy with one instrument evoking an emotional and musical experience.
[ Art Dying Emotional Evoking Experience Fact Guy Instrument Love Musical Piano Playing]
It is better to make a piece of music than to perform one, better to perform one than to listen to one, better to listen to one than to misuse it as a means of distraction, entertainment, or acquisition of "culture."
[ Acquisition Better Culture Distraction Entertainment Listen Make Means Misuse Music Perform Piece Than]
I wouldn't say no to other kinds of musical opportunities. I guess that it just depends on what it was or what it required me to do, and if I felt that it compromised my own soul.
[ Compromised Depends Felt Guess Just Kinds Musical Opportunities Other Own Required Say Soul]
Musicians always come off sounding a little bit pretentious, and a little bit... I don't know, hypocritical, from what they do, talking about strong issues.
[ Always Bit Come Hypocritical Issues Know Little Musicians Off Pretentious Sounding Strong Talking]
But recently I began to feel that maybe I wouldn't be able to do what I want to do and need to do with American musicians, who are imprisoned behind these bars; music's got these bars and measures you know.
[ Able American Bars Began Behind Feel Got Imprisoned Know Maybe Measures Music Musicians Need Recently These Want]
I am very aware now that music is a business, but there is also a way to go about making music that is true to yourself as opposed to doing, you know, just going through the motions and making things that would just be commercially successful.
[ Also Am Aware Business Commercially Doing Go Going Just Know Making Motions Music Now Opposed Successful Things Through True Very Way Would Yourself]
I wasn't really writing with anything commercial in mind I just wanted to create some new music.
[ Anything Commercial Create Just Mind Music New Really Some Wanted Writing]
I love music and musicians. And seeing great artists dropped from labels was really frustrating and sad to me.
[ Artists Dropped Frustrating Great Labels Love Music Musicians Really Sad Seeing]
It was very satisfying knowing I could come in not really knowing what I was going to do, and at the end of the session feeling that I'd really done interesting guitar work and knowing that I'd really contributed to the music.
[ Come Contributed Could Done End Feeling Going Guitar Interesting Knowing Music Really Satisfying Session Very Work]
Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!
[ Curtain Fast Finale Good Great Last Light Looks Music Ready Show]
Silence is more musical than any song.
[ Any More Musical Silence Song Than]
I think my fans will follow me into our combined old age. Real musicians and real fans stay together for a long, long time.
[ Age Combined Fans Follow Into Long Musicians Old Our Real Stay Think Time Together Will]
And I like to interpret music. So I think it's all interpretive.
[ Interpret Interpretive Music Think]
Jazz is letting everybody do his or her thing with the music.
[ Everybody Her His Jazz Letting Music Thing]
Ultimately, words are only words, and its only the music that stands by itself.
[ Itself Music Only Stands Ultimately Words]
I love Indian music very much, but I haven't studied that specifically.
[ Haven Indian Love Much Music Specifically Studied Very]
I think Andy Kaufman is to comedy what the Velvet Underground was to music - it's like, 80 thousand records sold, but everybody who bought one started a band.
[ Andy Band Bought Comedy Everybody Kaufman Music Records Sold Started Think Thousand Underground Velvet]
Back then people closed their eyes and listened to music. Today there's a lot of images that go with the music. A lot of music is crap and it's all commercial and the images are all trying to sell the record.
[ Back Closed Commercial Crap Eyes Go Images Listened Lot Music Record Sell Their Then Today Trying]
I was stuck with looking like a girl. As soon as I got out of music it was straight off to the hairdressers.
[ Girl Got Looking Music Off Out Soon Straight Stuck]
It's a little bit more like I want to give this to the people that are really into it first - I don't have a lot of desire to be like Bon Jovi or something like that, I really want to concentrate on the music.
[ Bit Bon Concentrate Desire First Give Into Jovi Little Lot More Music Really Something Want]
That's one wonderful thing about country music - it shifts, ebbs, and flows stylistically, unlike pop music.
[ Country Ebbs Flows Music Pop Shifts Thing Unlike Wonderful]
Unauthorized use of these MP3 files is really creating a problem for artists in the music community.
[ Artists Community Creating Files Mp3 Music Problem Really These Unauthorized Use]
Yeah, because what it all boils down to is at the end of the day, we are all riding on the same boat and we have to learn how to deal with each other. I think that the music and what we do in our actions is what can kind of bring us together, hopefully.
[ Actions Because Boat Boils Bring Day Deal Down Each End Hopefully How Kind Learn Music Other Our Riding Same Think Together Us Yeah]
The act of conducting in itself, of waving my arms in the air and being in charge, I didn't miss. I missed the sensual pleasure of being in contact with music.
[ Act Air Arms Being Charge Conducting Contact Itself Miss Missed Music Pleasure Sensual Waving]
When I was a teenager, I began to settle into school because I'd discovered the extracurricular activities that interested me: music and theater.
[ Activities Because Began Discovered Interested Into Music School Settle Teenager Theater]
Personally, I can't see how anyone can produce any beautiful music out of being angry.
[ Angry Any Anyone Beautiful Being How Music Out Personally Produce See]
A friend of mine once told me that I can't screw up when I play my own music. I also take voice lessons, play other peoples' songs out of music books, and occasionally figure out how to play other people's music from records. This keeps my ears, fingers, and mind working.
[ Also Books Ears Figure Fingers Friend How Keeps Lessons Mind Mine Music Occasionally Once Other Out Own Peoples Play Records Screw Songs Take Told Up Voice Working]
I wanted something that had the feel of a complete band and a variety of instrument. Apart from doing the album for musical satisfaction, I felt it was an important statement for other women - showing you don't have to rely on other people to do things for you.
[ Album Apart Band Complete Doing Feel Felt Had Important Instrument Musical Other Rely Satisfaction Showing Something Statement Things Variety Wanted Women]
What happens in the music business is that if you step out of your little spot to do something else, the sand falls right into where you stood and you're gone, you're history.
[ Business Else Falls Gone Happens History Into Little Music Out Right Sand Something Spot Step Stood Where Your]
Mike Patton is a genius... It is definitely the hardest music I've ever played.
[ Definitely Ever Genius Hardest Mike Music Patton Played]
If you try to do that in pop music - to play only rare show tunes, for example - people don't come.
[ Come Example Music Only Play Pop Rare Show Try Tunes]
I like thinking of myself as invisible. I find it a very advantageous way to live. Unfortunately, its not the way the music business works. If you don't create some kind of public image, it gets created for you.
[ Advantageous Business Create Created Find Gets Image Invisible Kind Live Music Myself Public Some Thinking Unfortunately Very Way Works]
Soul music is timeless.
[ Music Soul Timeless]
We always thought we had to follow a certain theme but I don't agree with that anymore. I think the fans deserve a wider variety of music.
[ Agree Always Anymore Certain Deserve Fans Follow Had Music Theme Think Thought Variety Wider]
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.
[ Aware Being Counting Experiences Human Mind Music Pleasure Without]
I had wanted to play drums since the age of 9 when I saw a drum set in the window of a music store for the first time. We took lessons at a local music school and began playing together after about 6-9 months of lessons.
[ After Age Began Drum Drums First Had Lessons Local Months Music Play Playing Saw School Set Since Store Time Together Took Wanted Window]
But anyone who knows anything about the music industry knows it's not only about the music.
[ Anyone Anything Industry Knows Music Only]
I have been tied up with music for about as long as I can remember. By the time I was four I was picking out little tunes my mother played on the reed organ in the living-room.
[ Been Four Little Long Mother Music Organ Out Picking Played Reed Remember Tied Time Tunes Up]
In these confused times, the role of classical music is at the very core of the struggle to reassert cultural and ethical values that have always characterized our country and for which we have traditionally been honored and respected outside our shores.
[ Always Been Characterized Classical Confused Core Country Cultural Ethical Honored Music Our Outside Respected Role Shores Struggle These Times Traditionally Values Very Which]
Any musical person who has never heard a Negro congregation under the spell of religious fervor sing these old songs has missed one of the most thrilling emotions which the human heart may experience.
[ Any Congregation Emotions Experience Fervor Heard Heart Human May Missed Most Musical Negro Never Old Person Religious Sing Songs Spell These Thrilling Under Which]
I didn't have a lot of overtly political songs. I think it was more the actions of the group that were threatening to the authorities, and also our political philosophies apart from the music.
[ Actions Also Apart Authorities Group Lot More Music Our Philosophies Political Songs Think Threatening Were]
I started in high school to be interested in music and from there, I decided to study in college. Yeah, you're right, I did start late, but luckily, because of my schooling, I picked up a lot of ground pretty quick.
[ Because College Decided Did Ground High Interested Late Lot Luckily Music Picked Pretty Quick Right School Schooling Start Started Study Up Yeah]
I would love to expose multiple younger generations to Frank's music. It's not an easy task because It's not ever going to be plastered all over the radio for the masses.
[ Because Easy Ever Expose Frank Generations Going Love Masses Multiple Music Over Plastered Radio Task Would Younger]
First of all, the music that people call Latin or Spanish is really African. So Black people need to get the credit for that.
[ African Black Call Credit First Get Latin Music Need Really Spanish]
This music that was supposed to only come from tapes like in any restaurant. Something would happened. One bird will start to do a little jazz thing, and another bird will start to answer.
[ Another Answer Any Bird Come Happened Jazz Little Music Only Restaurant Something Start Supposed Tapes Thing Will Would]
The reflection of the world is blues, that's where that part of the music is at. Then you got this other kind of music that's tryin' to come around.
[ Around Blues Come Got Kind Music Other Part Reflection Then Tryin Where World]
Rap actually comes out of punk rock, not black music.
[ Actually Black Comes Music Out Punk Rap Rock]
I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in my heart I bore, Long after it was heard no more.
[ After Bore Heard Heart Hill Listened Long More Motionless Mounted Music Still Up]
One of the great virtues, apart from the pleasure of performing these works, is that it's opened up an entirely new, expansive repertoire of American Jewish music.
[ American Apart Entirely Expansive Great Jewish Music New Opened Performing Pleasure Repertoire These Up Virtues Works]
If you listen to a lot of the songs that are popular now, there's very little melody in there. People love the beat. But to musicians, it's melody, because we understand how elusive it is and how hard it is to hold.
[ Beat Because Elusive Hard Hold How Listen Little Lot Love Melody Musicians Now Popular Songs Understand Very]
I'm coming up on 40 next year, and after making so many records and doing music for so long, I'm looking for a change and a different perspective. And every now and then, I think I have something I want to say.
[ After Change Coming Different Doing Every Long Looking Making Many Music Next Now Perspective Records Say Something Then Think Up Want Year]
So all of the music had reference, or is inspired by something of the dharma that I've come in contact with.
[ Come Contact Dharma Had Inspired Music Reference Something]
When you here a conjunto and you hear another conjunto, you think it's like a continuation of the first. It's all the same, same, same. There's no variety, just the same music.
[ Another Continuation First Hear Here Just Music Same Think Variety]
I've been wanting to go into music ever since I can remember. I mean even before I became an actor. I just thought it would be a tough field to break into, so I became an actor instead.
[ Actor Became Been Before Break Even Ever Field Go Instead Into Just Mean Music Remember Since Thought Tough Wanting Would]
Music can be made anywhere, is invisible and does not smell.
[ Anywhere Does Invisible Made Music Smell]
It's the clothes that influence the music I'm going to play.
[ Clothes Going Influence Music Play]
My singing is my hobby. It's me and my brother. We just enjoy writing music.
[ Brother Enjoy Hobby Just Music Singing Writing]
Music is really all about experimentation and lots of trial and error. It's just mind-numbingly boring until you hit on something that works well.
[ Boring Error Experimentation Hit Just Lots Music Really Something Trial Until Well Works]
Seriously though, my father was the first African American to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time.
[ African American Classical Contract Father First Grew Home Jazz Metropolitan Music Opera Seriously Sign Though Time Up]
My dad wanted me to play when I was a kid, so I learned to play the guitar. I pursued a career in music because I love it so much and I enjoy what it does to those who hear it.
[ Because Career Dad Does Enjoy Guitar Hear Kid Learned Love Much Music Play Pursued Those Wanted]
We'll see some simplistic players for a while, who'll then get into more complicated things and evolve with their instruments. This is a cycle that happens over and over again in music.
[ Again Complicated Cycle Evolve Get Happens Instruments Into More Music Over Players See Simplistic Some Their Then Things While]
In order to do a musical now, a style must be developed that works for today's audience.
[ Audience Developed Musical Must Now Order Style Today Works]
There's something missing in the music industry today... and it's music. Songs you hear don't last, it's just product fed to you by the industry.
[ Fed Hear Industry Just Last Missing Music Product Something Songs Today]
I'm very much a traditionalist, but I think it's important to know about tradition so that you can evolve the music you are deciding to make.
[ Deciding Evolve Important Know Make Much Music Think Tradition Very]
It was a really interesting time in New York in the late 70s and early 80s, and the music scene was really, really interesting because you didn't have to be a virtuoso to make music, it was more about your desire to express things.
[ Because Desire Early Express Interesting Late Make More Music New Really Scene Things Time Virtuoso York Your]
Drums just always sounded like the most fun part of that good music for me.
[ Always Drums Fun Good Just Most Music Part Sounded]
That I can't relate to today's music or morals doesn't make either necessarily bad. Just different. I leave the judgements to others.
[ Bad Different Either Judgements Just Leave Make Morals Music Necessarily Others Relate Today]
My music and lyrics became an extension of this Indian philosophy.
[ Became Extension Indian Lyrics Music Philosophy]
Music is a performance and needs the audience. Music
[ Audience Music Needs Performance]
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. Music
[ Higher Music Philosophy Revelation Than Wisdom]
'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end.
[ Begin Common Disease Either End Know Mean Musicians Tis Your]
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really to have destroyed the genre, which at one time offered great musical opportunities.
[ Day Destroyed Fiction Film Genre Great Musical Offered Opportunities Really Science Seems Some Star Time Wars Which Would]
Having this other career in music made me work harder as an actress. It's made me more professional.
[ Actress Career Harder Having Made More Music Other Professional Work]
I never feel like I have to hang on to the music. I don't expect that the music will go away. Ideas are the only thing I can point to that are permanent and fixed.
[ Away Expect Feel Fixed Go Hang Ideas Music Never Only Permanent Point Thing Will]
A protracted legislative fight will not move us closer to where the music industry wants to be - delivering music to fans through a variety of different, innovative Web sites.
[ Closer Delivering Different Fans Fight Industry Innovative Legislative Move Music Protracted Sites Through Us Variety Wants Web Where Will]
I quit high school on my birthday. It was my senior year and I didn't see the point. This was 1962, and I was ready to make music. Birthday
[ Birthday High Make Music Point Quit Ready School See Senior Year]
I see it as more of a teenage activity than, you know, she's only 11, but you know, I think it's great that she knows so many girls who want to play music. And I see it more as a teen activity than I do as going into music.
[ Activity Girls Going Great Into Know Knows Many More Music Only Play See She Teen Teenage Than Think Want]
I don't sing country music because I'm not capable of singing other kinds of music; I sing it because I think it's the most beautiful kind of music there is.
[ Beautiful Because Capable Country Kind Kinds Most Music Other Sing Singing Think]
Those who seek to satisfy the mind of man by hampering it with ceremonies and music and affecting charity and devotion have lost their original nature.
[ Affecting Ceremonies Charity Devotion Lost Man Mind Music Nature Original Satisfy Seek Their Those]
David Lee Roth had the idea that if you covered a successful song, you were half way home. C'mon - Van Halen doing 'Dancing in the Streets'? It was stupid. I started feeling like I would rather bomb playing my own songs than be successful playing someone else's music.
[ Bomb Covered Dancing David Doing Else Feeling Had Halen Half Home Idea Lee Mon Music Own Playing Rather Roth Someone Song Songs Started Streets Stupid Successful Than Van Way Were Would]
I'll give up this sort of touring madness certainly, but music-everything is based on music. No, I'll never stop my music.
[ Based Certainly Give Madness Music Never Sort Stop Touring Up]
There is no scientific discoverer, no poet, no painter, no musician, who will not tell you that he found ready made his discovery or poem or picture - that it came to him from outside, and that he did not consciously create it from within.
[ Came Consciously Create Did Discoverer Discovery Found Him His Made Musician Outside Painter Picture Poem Poet Ready Scientific Tell Will Within]
With The Key, it was, I had gone through a divorce and losing my father, and just kinda really reminiscing about how much I loved the traditional side of country music, so I made a record that was really traditional from start to finish.
[ Country Divorce Father Finish Gone Had How Just Key Kinda Losing Loved Made Much Music Really Record Side Start Through Traditional]
City people live the city. We live in L.A., New York, we live in places where it's chaotic and you never know what's gonna happen. And that's the music - you never know what's gonna happen.
[ Chaotic City Gonna Happen Know Live Music Never New Places Where York]
I conceived of an instrument that would create sound without using any mechanical energy, like the conductor of an orchestra. The orchestra plays mechanically, using mechanical energy; the conductor just moves his hands, and his movements have an effect on the music artistry.
[ Any Artistry Conceived Conductor Create Effect Energy Hands His Instrument Just Mechanical Mechanically Movements Moves Music Orchestra Plays Sound Using Without Would]
Maybe some people have written us off, but I think the new music today has also invigorated us.
[ Also Invigorated Maybe Music New Off Some Think Today Us Written]
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.
[ Geometry Humming Music Spheres Strings]
I'm sometimes critical about other artists who come out with something different until maybe I hear the music. If the music is there, then they did their job, and I'll enjoy the CD.
[ Artists Cd Come Critical Did Different Enjoy Hear Job Maybe Music Other Out Something Sometimes Their Then Until]
Beyond a certain point, the music isn't mine anymore. It's yours.
[ Anymore Beyond Certain Mine Music Point Yours]
When you're dealing with music without words, titles are more a means of identification than anything else. What's the point of getting lofty?
[ Anything Dealing Else Getting Identification Lofty Means More Music Point Than Titles Without Words]
I love a lot of things, and I'm pretty much obsessive about most things I do, whether it be gardening, or architecture, or music. I'd be an obsessive hairdresser.
[ Architecture Gardening Hairdresser Lot Love Most Much Music Obsessive Pretty Things Whether]
I met my wife Anne who was a sociology student, and her influence together with activities associated with the student movement of the time opened up my interests amongst other things into the theatre, art, music, politics and philosophy.
[ Activities Amongst Anne Art Associated Her Influence Interests Into Met Movement Music Opened Other Philosophy Politics Sociology Student Theatre Things Time Together Up Wife]
I consider the Stooges to be pop music.
[ Consider Music Pop Stooges]
With Sumthin Else Music Works, I wanted to spread the love and give newcomers a chance to make it because something that really helped me were all the people who had given me an opportunity when I was putting my career together.
[ Because Career Chance Else Give Given Had Helped Love Make Music Newcomers Opportunity Putting Really Something Spread Together Wanted Were Works]
Musicians can run this state better than politicians. We won't get a lot done in the mornings, but we'll work late and be honest.
[ Better Done Get Honest Late Lot Mornings Musicians Politicians Run State Than Won Work]
I spend a lot of time copying saxophone players and trumpet players. Not to say that it is not important to listen to guitar players, but there's so much music out there and so many possibilities. I like anyone who plays any instrument.
[ Any Anyone Copying Guitar Important Instrument Listen Lot Many Much Music Out Players Plays Possibilities Saxophone Say Spend Time Trumpet]
Pop music should be about young people.
[ Music Pop Should Young]
I've always loved music, very simply, as a vehicle to express myself and that hasn't changed.
[ Always Changed Express Hasn Loved Music Myself Simply Vehicle Very]
Music is 10% exhilaration and 90% utter disappointment.
[ Disappointment Exhilaration Music Utter]
I wasn't writing the music. Ed would write a piece of music. I'd listen to it and come up with a melody and then we would arrange it. We'd put it together and I would write lyrics to my melodies.
[ Arrange Come Ed Listen Lyrics Melodies Melody Music Piece Put Then Together Up Would Write Writing]
I can see me continuing to make the best music I can, and let the chips fall where they may.
[ Best Chips Continuing Fall Make May Music See Where]
Record covers helped me discover a lot of music that I wasn't aware of.
[ Aware Covers Discover Helped Lot Music Record]
How can German music not be represented by an article?
[ Article German How Music Represented]
Maybe it's the music that enables them to function like that, to always take everything as it comes and never complain about the misery, hardship or injustice.
[ Always Comes Complain Enables Everything Function Hardship Injustice Maybe Misery Music Never Take Them]
I don't read music. I don't write it. So I wander around on the guitar until something starts to present itself.
[ Around Guitar Itself Music Present Read Something Starts Until Wander Write]
Bob Dylan is quite a songwriter, and a great singer and musician. I won't bother with comparing myself to him, but I will say that I heard his records at a very young age and I still listen to all his records.
[ Age Bob Bother Comparing Dylan Great Heard Him His Listen Musician Myself Quite Records Say Singer Songwriter Still Very Will Won Young]
Music remains the most strange of the materials because we don't understand what happens when music moves you.
[ Because Happens Materials Most Moves Music Remains Strange Understand]
There are more bad musicians than there is bad music.
[ Bad More Music Musicians Than]
When I saw the movie, I said, I wish I had heard the music. I would have ridden the horse differently.
[ Differently Had Heard Horse Movie Music Ridden Said Saw Wish Would]
When I use music on stage, the prime directive is to entertain the public, so it is different.
[ Different Directive Entertain Music Prime Public Stage Use]
No matter what you do for a living all we have is music to get through certain situations.
[ Certain Get Living Matter Music Situations Through]
It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony. Music
[ Beautiful Beauty Cruel Disappointment Everlasting Freedom Know Loneliness Love Monotony Music Nature Pain Should Strength]
When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do.
[ Anything Die Freak Go Music Out Play Want Wild]
People are going deaf because music is played louder and louder, but because they're going deaf, it has to be played louder still.
[ Because Deaf Going Louder Music Played Still]
Everything that Traffic ever did, I'd give Steve a complete lyric, titled, written out with the verse, the bridge, the shape and rhyme and then Steve had to figure out how the meter of the words would fit musically.
[ Bridge Complete Did Ever Everything Figure Fit Give Had How Lyric Meter Musically Out Rhyme Shape Steve Then Titled Traffic Verse Words Would Written]
I've spent my life hearing people trying to apologize for music.
[ Apologize Hearing Life Music Spent Trying]
Canned music is like audible wallpaper.
[ Audible Canned Music Wallpaper]
I started listening to and playing other music in the '90s. It was after hearing other bands, like Bad Religion, cover Ramones songs that I started to like our songs again.
[ After Again Bad Bands Cover Hearing Listening Music Other Our Playing Ramones Religion Songs Started]
I'm really looking forward to it because it will give me the opportunity to do the whole other kind of approach to the music live that I haven't had a chance to do. and I think is important for me to do.
[ Approach Because Chance Forward Give Had Haven Important Kind Live Looking Music Opportunity Other Really Think Whole Will]
I became an actor by doing school plays and youth theaters, and then National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. And then I did study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. For me that was a good way to enter the field, to work in the theater.
[ Academy Actor Arts Became Britain Did Doing Dramatic Enter Field Good Great London Music National Plays School Study Theater Theaters Theatre Then Way Work Youth]
I was in every band class I could get in, like after school jazz band and marching band, and that's where I really learned to read music from elementary all the way through junior high and high school.
[ After Band Class Could Elementary Every Get High Jazz Junior Learned Marching Music Read Really School Through Way Where]
I think you should make more movies, more musicals. I think the public deserves that. I think this country deserves to be able to get out and foster that talent. Give them an opportunity to become stars. I think the whole idea is wonderful.
[ Able Become Country Deserves Foster Get Give Idea Make More Movies Musicals Opportunity Out Public Should Stars Talent Them Think Whole Wonderful]
There are a lot better musicians than me out there that just haven't had the luck to fall into everything like I have.
[ Better Everything Fall Had Haven Into Just Lot Luck Musicians Out Than]
While there used to be one or two Pops orchestras, now there are all kinds of European orchestras that suddenly look upon this as a golden wand that can enable them to make money recording this music.
[ Enable European Golden Kinds Look Make Money Music Now Orchestras Pops Recording Suddenly Them Two Upon Used Wand While]
I write music all the time. When I talk about having writer's block, it's more to do with lyrics than anything else.
[ Anything Block Else Having Lyrics More Music Talk Than Time Write Writer]
For me the ideal date would be to drink wine in the backyard under the stars, listen to music and just talk. Then we'd eat steak and, later, dessert. If all went as planned, we'd save some of the dessert and play with it while making out.
[ Backyard Date Dessert Drink Eat Ideal Just Later Listen Making Music Out Planned Play Save Some Stars Steak Talk Then Under Went While Wine Would]
How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
[ Anything Being Brain Ears Enchanted Experience Eyes Fabulous God How Instruments Itself Jewels Less Musical Nerves Possible Sensitive Such Than]
My music is all about an idealistic human personality. I have 19th-century ideals.
[ Human Idealistic Ideals Music Personality]
The Beatles were raw musically, but I think they really had something.
[ Beatles Had Musically Raw Really Something Think Were]
I would hate to make music and people love me for something that isn't me.
[ Hate Love Make Music Something Would]
I can sing, but my voice is untrained. I'd like to do a musical someday.
[ Musical Sing Someday Untrained Voice]
We live in the mind, in ideas, in fragments. We no longer drink in the wild outer music of the streets - we remember only.
[ Drink Fragments Ideas Live Longer Mind Music Only Outer Remember Streets Wild]
Any good music must be an innovation. Music
[ Any Good Innovation Music Must]
There are peaks and valleys in anything and that is especially true for the music business. It is very inconsistent. But if you are wise, you can let those downs really bring you to another level of your personality.
[ Another Anything Bring Business Downs Especially Inconsistent Level Music Peaks Personality Really Those True Valleys Very Wise Your]
I enjoy playing the band as the band. I 'be' the whole band and I'm playing the drums, I'm playing the guitar, I'm playing the saxophone. To me, the most wonderful thing about playing music is that.
[ Band Drums Enjoy Guitar Most Music Playing Saxophone Thing Whole Wonderful]
People are approaching electronic levels in music; although not all of it happens to tickle my fancy.
[ Although Approaching Electronic Fancy Happens Levels Music Tickle]
I'm very lucky to work in so many different arenas of the entertainment industry and I do enjoy them all, but making music - original music - in the studio or live onstage is definitely my favorite thing to do.
[ Arenas Definitely Different Enjoy Entertainment Favorite Industry Live Lucky Making Many Music Onstage Original Studio Them Thing Very Work]
Hee Haw was probably my biggest exposure to live music at a young age, because there wasn't any live music around my town and no one in my family played instruments.
[ Age Any Around Because Biggest Exposure Family Haw Hee Instruments Live Music Played Probably Town Young]
I think downloading is both saving and killing the music industry at the same time.
[ Both Downloading Industry Killing Music Same Saving Think Time]
Records are just moments of achievement. They're like receipts for work done. Time goes on and people keep playing music.
[ Achievement Done Goes Just Keep Moments Music Playing Receipts Records Time Work]
Yes, death is strong, but look you, the strongest, Stronger is music than death.
[ Death Look Music Strong Stronger Strongest Than Yes]
Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.
[ Acquaintances After Any Bluegrass Brought Festivals Friends Made Meet More Music Renew Than Together World Year]
Music is music whether it is for the stage, rostrum or cinema .
[ Cinema Music Rostrum Stage Whether]
Even from a listening end now, I'm still completely a fan of music.
[ Completely End Even Fan Listening Music Now Still]
When you keep the caliber of musicians very high in the band, people are going to come and go. Some of them will be people who have to try various things, it's natural.
[ Band Caliber Come Go Going High Keep Musicians Natural Some Them Things Try Various Very Will]
I was able to work with the best musicians in Kansas City starting when I was really young.
[ Able Best City Kansas Musicians Really Starting Work Young]
The lines of poetry, the period of prose, and even the texts of Scripture most frequently recollected and quoted, are those which are felt to be preeminently musical.
[ Even Felt Frequently Lines Most Musical Period Poetry Preeminently Prose Quoted Recollected Scripture Texts Those Which]
I think the problem starts with the general appreciation of the music in the larger society.
[ Appreciation General Larger Music Problem Society Starts Think]
My training in music and composition then led me to a kind of musical language process in which, for example, the sound of the words I play with has to expose their true meaning against their will so to speak.
[ Against Composition Example Expose Kind Language Led Meaning Music Musical Play Process Sound Speak Their Then Training True Which Will Words]
I loved music, and in my ninth year at MIT, I decided to buy a hi-fi set. I figured that all I needed to do was look at the specifications. So I bought what looked like the best one, turned it on, and turned it off in five minutes, the sound was so poor.
[ Best Bought Buy Decided Figured Five Hi-Fi Look Looked Loved Minutes Mit Music Needed Ninth Off Poor Set Sound Specifications Turned Year]
Mathematics is the music of reason.
[ Mathematics Music Reason]
My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument.
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
Music will save the world.
[ Music Save Will World]
My parents had a pub and each Sunday there was an accordionist. They have told me that when I was in my cradle, I already was imitating the gestures of the musician.
[ Already Cradle Each Gestures Had Imitating Musician Parents Pub Sunday Told]
If you have a recital to do, you have to memorize the songs. I never use music when I do recitals. It produces an instant barrier, both for yourself and the audience.
[ Audience Barrier Both Instant Memorize Music Never Produces Recital Songs Use Yourself]
They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer.
[ Because Cannot Difference Educate Failed Had Huge Knowledge Musicians Offer Pass Reasons Someone Taught Teach Teaching Us Wanted Why Young]
We probably, as primitive people, made music before we actually had a language, and that's where language comes from.
[ Actually Before Comes Had Language Made Music Primitive Probably Where]
I wore goofy hats to school and did musical theater. Most people thought I was a dork. But if you have a sense of humor about it, no one can bring you down.
[ Bring Did Dork Down Goofy Hats Humor Most Musical School Sense Theater Thought Wore]
Disco is just pop music you can dance to.
[ Dance Disco Just Music Pop]
My opinion is that music is music. As long as you approach doing a remix with truth, I don't see the dance remixes being any different than an hip-hop remix- it's really a different version of the song.
[ Any Approach Being Dance Different Doing Hip-Hop Long Music Opinion Really Remix Remixes See Song Than Truth Version]
The conception of background music is changing. You use less and less of it these days.
[ Background Changing Conception Days Less Music These Use]
I was a good amateur but only an average professional. I soon realized that there was a limit to how far I could rise in the music business, so I left the band and enrolled at New York University.
[ Amateur Average Band Business Could Enrolled Far Good How Left Limit Music New Only Professional Realized Rise Soon University York]
That's my fun time so, to me, doing my homework, studying on what I do, watching the movies, listening to music, all that inspires me so I focus a lot on that and practice.
[ Doing Focus Fun Homework Inspires Listening Lot Movies Music Practice Studying Time Watching]
I'm busier than a busy person. People aren't scared to play this raucous, harsh music over radio speakers, so I think it's the perfect time to get in with some real serious, heavy bands.
[ Bands Busier Busy Get Harsh Heavy Music Over Perfect Person Play Radio Raucous Real Scared Serious Some Speakers Than Think Time]
I'm just experimenting with every different type of music you can imagine and seeing where my voice lies and what sounds best. I think when I do finally do the album it will be very eclectic - just loads of different stuff on it. That's what I am hoping.
[ Album Am Best Different Eclectic Every Experimenting Finally Hoping Imagine Just Lies Loads Music Seeing Sounds Stuff Think Type Very Voice Where Will]
With my music, I can express myself so much. A lot of the fans can sense that I'm relating to them something that's quite personal.
[ Express Fans Lot Much Music Myself Personal Quite Relating Sense Something Them]
The course hitherto pursued in musical aesthetics has nearly always been hampered by the false assumption that the object was not so much to inquire into what is beautiful in music as to describe the feelings which music awakens.
[ Aesthetics Always Assumption Awakens Beautiful Been Course Describe False Feelings Hampered Hitherto Inquire Into Much Music Musical Nearly Object Pursued Which]
The end of all good music is to affect the soul.
[ Affect End Good Music Soul]
It is desirable that people make music on the breath, with the breath.
[ Breath Desirable Make Music]
It was only after Pather Panchali had some success at home that I decided to do a second part. But I didn't want to do the same kind of film again, so I made a musical.
[ After Again Decided Film Had Home Kind Made Musical Only Part Same Second Some Success Want]
I like to make music, I like rap music. Even if I'm white, I support that music. If I want to support it or any other white kid wants to support it more power to them.
[ Any Even Kid Make More Music Other Power Rap Support Them Want Wants White]
In America, music is more tightly categorized.
[ America Categorized More Music Tightly]
What I can say is that for may years jazz musicians had to go to Europe, for instance, to be respected and to be sort of treated not in a discriminatory way. I don't think there is anything controversial about me saying that. This is just a fact.
[ Anything Controversial Discriminatory Europe Fact Go Had Instance Jazz Just May Musicians Respected Say Saying Sort Think Treated Way Years]
I knew nothing of the real life of a musician, but I seemed to see myself standing in front of great crowds of people, playing my accordion.
[ Accordion Crowds Front Great Knew Life Musician Myself Nothing Playing Real See Seemed Standing]
He helped make Living Things even more crazy than I wanted it to be. He added old-fashioned piano and classical folk music - that weird otherworldly vibe - all these elements got onto the record.
[ Added Classical Crazy Elements Even Folk Got Helped Living Make More Music Old-Fashioned Onto Piano Record Than These Things Vibe Wanted Weird]
You should never rely on interviews with musicians as being factual. Most of them are mangled and even have made up stuff in them, that is to say, made up stuff by the writer or editor.
[ Being Editor Even Factual Interviews Made Most Musicians Never Rely Say Should Stuff Them Up Writer]
Working with people, the musical part is one thing but the personal part is totally different and just as critical. If the friendship is there and it's a lasting friendship, then it will take care of itself.
[ Care Critical Different Friendship Itself Just Lasting Musical Part Personal Take Then Thing Totally Will Working]
The development of new instrumental and vocal idioms has been one of the remarkable phenomena of recent music.
[ Been Development Idioms Instrumental Music New Phenomena Recent Remarkable Vocal]
If we look at music history closely, it is not difficult to isolate certain elements of great potency which were to nourish the art of music for decades, if not centuries.
[ Art Centuries Certain Closely Decades Difficult Elements Great History Isolate Look Music Nourish Potency Were Which]
In retrospect I realize that the threat was about ego rather than the validity of the music.
[ Ego Music Rather Realize Retrospect Than Threat Validity]
I'm glad you asked that question, because of any musical situation I've been in, the communication feels great here with Russell. He really pays close attention to what I'm doing because he cares.
[ Any Asked Attention Because Been Cares Close Communication Doing Feels Glad Great Here Musical Pays Question Really Russell Situation]
I think that people should learn about that. In most music, there's one way that you do something, and that's the only way. In jazz, it's a lot different.
[ Different Jazz Learn Lot Most Music Only Should Something Think Way]
I was about 11 when my mother brought me this karaoke machine and I was really into it back then, but about 4 or 5 years ago is when I started printing up my own music, going to the studio and doing my own thing.
[ Ago Back Brought Doing Going Into Machine Mother Music Own Printing Really Started Studio Then Thing Up Years]
I see architecture not as Gropius did, as a moral venture, as truth, but as invention, in the same way that poetry or music or painting is invention.
[ Architecture Did Invention Moral Music Painting Poetry Same See Truth Venture Way]
What I am looking for... is an immobile movement, something which would be the equivalent of what is called the eloquence of silence, or what St. John of the Cross, I think it was, described with the term 'mute music'.
[ Am Called Cross Described Eloquence Equivalent Immobile John Looking Movement Music Mute Silence Something St Term Think Which Would]
I care about being able to play. If you're playing with integrity in the music, then that's what matters. But it wasn't that great for me because it was kinda like going back into the old times without the guy.
[ Able Back Because Being Care Going Great Guy Integrity Into Kinda Matters Music Old Play Playing Then Times Without]
What is classical music if not the epitome of sensuality, passion, and understated erotica that popular music, even with all of its energy and life, cannot even begin to touch?
[ Begin Cannot Classical Energy Epitome Erotica Even Life Music Passion Popular Sensuality Touch Understated]
The '60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together.
[ Bind First Generation Music Power Them Times Together Used]
The Doors were never that good as musicians.
[ Doors Good Musicians Never Were]
The music is a personal expression, like art. It is something that you like doing that comes from within, and is an expression that comes from God. That is why artists are beautiful and why people who copy are not really artistic.
[ Art Artistic Artists Beautiful Comes Copy Doing Expression God Music Personal Really Something Why Within]
I like music to soothe me.
[ Music Soothe]
Even my family laughed at me because they thought this young guy who's always stuttering in front of other people should be in front of 100 musicians and talk to them and leading them.
[ Always Because Even Family Front Guy Laughed Leading Musicians Other Should Stuttering Talk Them Thought Young]
Now, music almost feels naked in my mind.
[ Almost Feels Mind Music Naked Now]
My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art.
[ Art Dedicate Goal Just Life Music Whole]
He has Van Gogh's ear for music. Music
[ Ear Gogh Music Van]
My mother had to explain that one couldn't compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed.
[ Because Compose Composed Explain Had Himself Mother Music Piece]
Right now I'm listening to a lot of different things but I listen to a lot of classical music. Eventually I would like to compose and perform classical.
[ Classical Compose Different Eventually Listen Listening Lot Music Now Perform Right Things Would]
The music we're playing now is based on my heritage, which is Russian, Romanian and Hungarian.
[ Based Heritage Hungarian Music Now Playing Russian Which]
On Eye of the Zombie, I had so-called studio musicians.
[ Eye Had Musicians So-Called Studio Zombie]
The people who really got me off were dealing with the musical potential of the Instrument.
[ Dealing Got Instrument Musical Off Potential Really Were]
There is a lot of good quality music being made and from this tour and the touring we've been doing over the 10 years there has definitely been a big pickup in people showing up, especially in girls 18-24.
[ Been Being Big Definitely Doing Especially Girls Good Lot Made Music Over Pickup Quality Showing Tour Touring Up Years]
I also spend a lot of time on political blogs, and music blogs getting things for my radio show.
[ Also Blogs Getting Lot Music Political Radio Show Spend Things Time]
There are better ways we can transform this virulent hatred - by living our ideals, the Peace Corps, exchange students, teachers, exporting our music, poetry, blue jeans.
[ Better Blue Corps Exchange Exporting Hatred Ideals Jeans Living Music Our Peace Poetry Students Teachers Transform Virulent Ways]
We groove off of everything, any sort of live show. The inner dialogue you're having with yourself, between you and the music, is for me the search for God.
[ Any Between Dialogue Everything God Groove Having Inner Live Music Off Search Show Sort Yourself]
But you can't extend, or go beyond any point musically, without the basic fundamentals.
[ Any Basic Beyond Extend Fundamentals Go Musically Point Without]
A musicologist is a man who can read music but can't hear it.
[ Hear Man Music Musicologist Read]
You know as I started as a shy young conductor, I always wanted to cooperate. To build up the musicians. To help them to be better than without a conductor. And sometimes young talented musicians have to be encouraged.
[ Always Better Build Conductor Cooperate Encouraged Help Know Musicians Shy Sometimes Started Talented Than Them Up Wanted Without Young]
Music is the tool to express life - and all that makes a difference.
[ Difference Express Life Makes Music Tool]
I think there's nothing better than seeing a three-chord straight up rock 'n' roll band in your face with sweaty music and three minute good songs.
[ Band Better Face Good Minute Music Nothing Rock Roll Seeing Songs Straight Sweaty Than Think Three Up Your]
There are only two things worth aiming for, good music and a clean conscience.
[ Aiming Clean Conscience Good Music Only Things Two Worth]
'Musician' is not a very respected title. I'm not a musician.
[ Musician Respected Title Very]
If you're writing a piece for the Boston Pops, the balance is towards one end. If you're writing a piece for a chamber music society, then it's towards another point. I won't make a final answer on that. I think it changes with every piece.
[ Another Answer Balance Boston Chamber Changes End Every Final Make Music Piece Point Pops Society Then Think Towards Won Writing]
Music is the effort we make to explain to ourselves how our brains work. We listen to Bach transfixed because this is listening to a human mind.
[ Bach Because Brains Effort Explain How Human Listen Listening Make Mind Music Our Ourselves Work]
I'm sure if we had made an album that was more traditional would have been released immediately. When we actually play this music on stage and people become familiar with it, it will become more popular.
[ Actually Album Become Been Familiar Had Immediately Made More Music Play Popular Released Stage Sure Traditional Will Would]
Nothing separates the generations more than music. By the time a child is eight or nine, he has developed a passion for his own music that is even stronger than his passions for procrastination and weird clothes.
[ Child Clothes Developed Eight Even Generations His More Music Nine Nothing Own Passion Passions Procrastination Separates Stronger Than Time Weird]
After touring with David Bowie last year, I was inspired to look at what I wanted to do as an artist, and I realized I wanted to go back to the music I fell in love with when I was eight years old.
[ After Artist Back Bowie David Eight Fell Go Inspired Last Look Love Music Old Realized Touring Wanted Year Years]
Anything I do has to be directly related to my music. If it isn't, I don't really see a point to it.
[ Anything Directly Music Point Really Related See]
I've also become much more the musician I've always wanted to be.
[ Also Always Become More Much Musician Wanted]
It bothers me when I hear it in a car commercial or some such. But for the most part, it's better than seeing sacred music relegated to the scrap heap.
[ Better Bothers Car Commercial Heap Hear Most Music Part Relegated Sacred Scrap Seeing Some Such Than]