Quotations that match 'music'.

I travel the garden of music, thru inspiration. It's a large, very large garden, seen? Peter Tosh
[ Garden Inspiration Large Music Seen Thru Travel Very]
Very much like that, and very much a loner, do you know and I didn't fit really into sport or all kind of group activities as a kid, I couldn't find a niche. And music was not really part of the kind of village curriculum it would, you know. Eric Clapton
[ Activities Curriculum Find Fit Group Into Kid Kind Know Loner Much Music Niche Part Really Sport Very Village Would]
I think it is the weak and the young and the minorities that you need to look after to get a healthy creative environment - to get a lot of choices, a lot of different styles of music, a lot experimental stuff that everyone else feeds off. Peter Gabriel
[ After Choices Creative Different Else Environment Everyone Experimental Feeds Get Healthy Look Lot Minorities Music Need Off Stuff Styles Think Weak Young]
Plus I love Tanya Tucker and I love country music. Little Richard
[ Country Love Music Plus]
Great music does not just make me feel good. It means something. It makes us understand. It makes us happy. Lukas Foss
[ Does Feel Good Great Happy Just Make Makes Means Music Something Understand Us]
For about seven years. I really like it there. There are a lot of great musicians. The scene is very open. A lot of stuff going on. People's ears are really open, they are not closed. A lot of scenes here, people just get tunnel vision and are into one thing. John Zorn
[ Closed Ears Get Going Great Here Into Just Lot Musicians Open Really Scene Scenes Seven Stuff Thing Tunnel Very Vision Years]
I am a bit more of a whore with my acting than I am with my music. I am not a whore with my music. Rick Springfield
[ Acting Am Bit More Music Than]
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. Luc Ferrari
[ Composers Contemporary Major Music Musical New Old Part Players Started Them Time Up Were Work]
Jazz is known all over the world as an American musical art form and that's it. No America, no jazz. I've seen people try to connect it to other countries, for instance to Africa, but it doesn't have a damn thing to do with Africa. Art Blakey
[ Africa America American Art Connect Countries Damn Form Instance Jazz Known Musical Other Over Seen Thing Try World]
Movie music is noise... even more painful than my sciatica. Thomas Beecham
[ Even More Movie Music Noise Painful Than]
Music is my main goal, but I'm not going to rush a record out. There are so many actors who have come out with albums these days. I don't want to do it because it's the thing to do. I want to wait until the time is right. River Phoenix
[ Actors Albums Because Come Days Goal Going Main Many Music Out Record Right Rush These Thing Time Until Wait Want]
It's like a dream to come to Spain and stay for a couple of years and get somebody to teach me Spanish music. Lenny Kravitz
[ Come Couple Dream Get Music Somebody Spain Spanish Stay Teach Years]
Most of today's music is done electronically. Klaus Schulze
[ Done Electronically Most Music Today]
Whenever you play dance music, it serves a function. It becomes a utility; you have to worry about the tempos and what you're going to play for people. But when you're playing for listening, you're free. Stan Kenton
[ Becomes Dance Free Function Going Listening Music Play Playing Serves Tempos Utility Whenever Worry]
I had my own musical ideas that Mick helped me with as well. Lou Gramm
[ Had Helped Ideas Mick Musical Own Well]
I do a lot of performing, but don't get a chance to go to the studio and write good music. Bobby McFerrin
[ Chance Get Go Good Lot Music Performing Studio Write]
Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for mankind and makes them spiritually drunken. Ludwig van Beethoven
[ Am Bacchus Drunken Glorious Inspires Makes Mankind Music New Out Presses Processes Spiritually Them Which Wine]
My music is about the journey, about love and the human experience. Wynonna Judd
[ Experience Human Journey Love Music]
No, I've heard over the years that it's nice for them to see somebody who's like, you know, a well-known successful musician who's Asian. I've heard it from a few musicians, too. James Iha
[ Asian Few Heard Know Musician Musicians Nice Over See Somebody Successful Them Too Well-Known Years]
I am optimistic about the future of music. George Crumb
[ Am Future Music Optimistic]
I've been doing musical theater since I was a kid. And look for a CD from me in the future. I want to write all the songs! Zac Efron
[ Been Cd Doing Future Kid Look Musical Since Songs Theater Want Write]
I came together with younger musicians and tried to pass on my own experiences. In the process, I always tried to maintain my curiosity and spontaneity. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Always Came Curiosity Experiences Maintain Musicians Own Pass Process Spontaneity Together Tried Younger]
The message of music was also the first thing what I learned from my first teacher. She was an organist too and she was very devoted to what she played, so she had a respect for every piece and she felt that she is not allowed to add something of her own. Kurt Masur
[ Add Allowed Also Devoted Every Felt First Had Her Learned Message Music Organist Own Piece Played Respect She Something Teacher Thing Too Very]
This music won't do. There's not enough sarcasm in it. Samuel Goldwyn
[ Enough Music Sarcasm Won]
And after I compose my programs, but it is very easy because I look to the music in a very natural way without fuss, and so I look always music, in my home, like books and books and books, choose books and you read the pages, so I do this with music, and I make programs. Victoria de los Angeles
[ After Always Because Books Choose Compose Easy Fuss Home Look Make Music Natural Pages Programs Read Very Way Without]
Music had been my first love among the arts, and I was fascinated by it, as I still am. Harry Mathews
[ Am Among Arts Been Fascinated First Had Love Music Still]
I want to play music when I want, write a song if I want or watch a baseball game if I want. John Lee Hooker
[ Baseball Game Music Play Song Want Watch Write]
Kids these days don't know as much about music as they think they do. Dustin Diamond
[ Days Kids Know Much Music These Think]
I wish I could blame it on the choreography, but it's not a musical. I just had a clumsy moment. Delta Burke
[ Blame Choreography Clumsy Could Had Just Moment Musical Wish]
To me, it's all about opening all the doors and getting people to be not only prolific, but creative and having control of their music. Eric Brown
[ Control Creative Doors Getting Having Music Only Opening Prolific Their]
Well I was on the one hand, the more I played the guitar the more I began to really love the guitar and to love virtually any kind of music that anybody played well on guitar. John Fahey
[ Any Anybody Began Guitar Hand Kind Love More Music Played Really Virtually Well]
Creativity is much better when it's free. Someone can take it and sell it if that's what it needs, and from that standpoint, you have to have a label. If you could make your music and just give it away and somehow make a living - that would be the best scenario. Matthew Sweet
[ Away Best Better Could Creativity Free Give Just Label Living Make Much Music Needs Scenario Sell Somehow Someone Standpoint Take Would Your]
I have always abhorred the business end of music. Mark Edwards
[ Abhorred Always Business End Music]
Learning to read music in Braille and play by ear helped me develop a damn good memory. Ray Charles
[ Braille Damn Develop Ear Good Helped Learning Memory Music Play Read]
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. Toots Thielemans
[ Already Cradle Each Gestures Had Imitating Musician Parents Pub Sunday Told]
I hate most of what constitutes rock music, which is basically middle-aged crap. Sting
[ Basically Constitutes Crap Hate Middle-Aged Most Music Rock Which]
The role of the musician is to go from concept to full execution. Put another way, it's to go from understanding the content of something to really learning how to communicate it and make sure it's well-received and lives in somebody else. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Another Communicate Concept Content Else Execution Full Go How Learning Lives Make Musician Put Really Role Somebody Something Sure Understanding Way]
This American Jewish music is a new experience for us at least consciously. Neville Marriner
[ American Consciously Experience Jewish Least Music New Us]
My early childhood memories center around this typical American country store and life in a small American town, including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand. Frederick Reines
[ American Around Bandstand Celebrations Center Childhood Country Early Fireworks Including July Life Marked Memories Music Patriotic Played Small Store Town Typical]
Within each individual young person you meet, you have the same fields to plow. The trick is just to wake thmem up, to sharpen their ears for what's already there in the music. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Already Each Ears Fields Individual Just Meet Music Person Plow Same Sharpen Their Trick Up Wake Within Young]
I think the industry is oblivious to the fact that most people listen to all kinds of stuff. I personally don't know of anyone who listens to only one genre of music. It's vanity because no one does. Keith Urban
[ Anyone Because Does Fact Genre Industry Kinds Know Listen Listens Most Music Oblivious Only Personally Stuff Think Vanity]
The music industry's actions at the time of 9/11 and since have been actions driven by patriotism in most instances, and greed and stupidity to a lesser degree. Sounds like real life doesn't it? Ronnie James Dio
[ Actions Been Degree Driven Greed Industry Instances Lesser Life Most Music Patriotism Real Since Sounds Stupidity Time]
I'm basically a musician. Tom Jenkinson
[ Basically Musician]
My goal was to play drums, but my father made me take piano lessons. He told me I needed to learn to read music first, so I took lessons for six years. I thank God that he made me take those lessons, because it taught me a tremendous amount. Brian Austin Green
[ Amount Because Drums Father First Goal God Learn Lessons Made Music Needed Piano Play Read Six Take Taught Thank Those Told Took Tremendous Years]
I remain loyal to Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert in music and to Shakespeare and Jane Austen in literature. Anne Stevenson
[ Austen Bach Beethoven Jane Literature Loyal Mozart Music Remain Schubert Shakespeare]
There's only two kinds of music I don't like... Country and Western. Bobby Heenan
[ Country Kinds Music Only Two Western]
Sometimes a piece of music in the score isn't effective. When a score is too well finished with too many elements, sometimes it's too much. Alejandro Amenabar
[ Effective Elements Finished Many Much Music Piece Score Sometimes Too Well]
In symphonic music, when you are conducting, you do the same thing. You are feeling the whole orchestra, thinking ahead so you can prepare for a change. David Amram
[ Ahead Change Conducting Feeling Music Orchestra Prepare Same Symphonic Thing Thinking Whole]
It is the element I miss in electronic music - no performance, no loving immersion. Maybe that is why I was never particularly drawn to electronic music. Lukas Foss
[ Drawn Electronic Element Loving Maybe Miss Music Never Particularly Performance Why]
I like listening to good music - and I can't stop playing my album. Robbie Williams
[ Album Good Listening Music Playing Stop]
Whenever I start to really think about what I'm playing, I may play it better musically, but the feeling isn't there. Ace Frehley
[ Better Feeling May Musically Play Playing Really Start Think Whenever]
Be honest with yourself and the way you act when you hear music. That way, when people watch, they'll see something from your heart and soul, and as a result will communicate your feeling and thought much better. Billy Sheehan
[ Act Better Communicate Feeling Hear Heart Honest Much Music Result See Something Soul Thought Watch Way Will Your Yourself]
With this new album, I prepared for it a long time, and I was happy with the songs and the production. I felt that I proved myself with the first album, and with this new album, I just want to share some of my music. And that was always my feeling and my intention. Jon Secada
[ Album Always Feeling Felt First Happy Intention Just Long Music Myself New Prepared Production Proved Share Some Songs Time Want]
And looking at today's music scene, I think it's cool that there are a lot of consumers and fans not limited by what radio and the record companies tell them to buy. Juice Newton
[ Buy Companies Consumers Cool Fans Limited Looking Lot Music Radio Record Scene Tell Them Think Today]
I'm starting to feel like so much of rock music is derivative and boring. Mary Timony
[ Boring Derivative Feel Much Music Rock Starting]
I've been in the studio experimenting on making a CD of my own. I'm trying out different producers, styles, sounds. With music, as opposed to acting, you are not playing a character. You are showing people who you are. I really want to have my spirit in it. Emily Rossum
[ Acting Been Cd Character Different Experimenting Making Music Opposed Out Own Playing Producers Really Showing Sounds Spirit Studio Styles Trying Want]
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. Neville Marriner
[ American Apart Entirely Expansive Great Jewish Music New Opened Performing Pleasure Repertoire These Up Virtues Works]
I only choose musicians who I think will emerge, can emerge, with their own character, while still going along with the tune in question. Robert Wyatt
[ Along Character Choose Emerge Going Musicians Only Own Question Still Their Think Tune While Will]
Drugs, sex, booze, all the stuff that we wanted to do. The problem was that we didn't want to learn the top 40 'cause most of the music was awful and we had this other idea about what we wanted to do. Wayne Kramer
[ Awful Booze Cause Had Idea Learn Most Music Other Problem Sex Stuff Top Want Wanted]
All my musical foundations go back to the age of 3. My family tell me that I used to listen to the old crystal set, then go to the piano and pick out the tune that I just heard. George Shearing
[ Age Back Crystal Family Foundations Go Heard Just Listen Musical Old Out Piano Pick Set Tell Then Tune Used]
I do listen to other music though, and try to pick up what is good. Nusrat F. A. Khan
[ Good Listen Music Other Pick Though Try Up]
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. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ 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]
In The Doors we have both musicians and poets, and both know of each other's art, so we can effect a synthesis. Robby Krieger
[ Art Both Doors Each Effect Know Musicians Other Poets Synthesis]
If you already have a piece of music ingrained in your body, why would you not play it? Keith Jarrett
[ Already Body Ingrained Music Piece Play Why Would Your]
Music. It's all creativity right here, right now. Billy Higgins
[ Creativity Here Music Now Right]
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. Richard Thompson
[ Am Come First Get Good Important Music Prejudice Songs Them Thing Want Without]
People have taken time out of their day and spent their money to come sit down at a concert. And it's jazz music-it's not easy for them to get to it. I don't want them ever to feel that I'm taking their presence lightly. Wynton Marsalis
[ Come Concert Day Down Easy Ever Feel Get Jazz Lightly Money Out Presence Sit Spent Taken Taking Their Them Time Want]
My sense of divine brings with it a strange sound of music with its glories, a marvellous melody sounding like a multitude of flutes. Paul Twitchell
[ Brings Divine Glories Marvellous Melody Multitude Music Sense Sound Sounding Strange]
I've been looking forward to doing an album, but it's really sad to see how many doors have been closed because of the gay thing. I thought it was about the music. Jai Rodriguez
[ Album Because Been Closed Doing Doors Forward Gay How Looking Many Music Really Sad See Thing Thought]
Don't get me wrong, I've seen some very excellent women musicians. Lita Ford
[ Excellent Get Musicians Seen Some Very Women Wrong]
My music is all about an idealistic human personality. I have 19th-century ideals. Gordon Getty
[ Human Idealistic Ideals Music Personality]
Well, Smoke n' Mirrors has very much a world music flavor and it doesn't park itself in one country. It borrows heavily from the Brazilian angle, which is dear to my heart, and I recorded several albums with that flavor. Lee Ritenour
[ Albums Angle Borrows Brazilian Country Dear Flavor Heart Heavily Itself Mirrors Much Music Park Recorded Several Smoke Very Well Which World]
It was one of the marvellous feelings of the film, having the music going in your head while doing scenes. Dinah Sheridan
[ Doing Feelings Film Going Having Head Marvellous Music Scenes While Your]
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. Garth Brooks
[ Band Believe Fans Favorite Follow How Many Much Musicians Need Outlets Relaxation Sports Talk Team These Time Tour Won]
To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I'm writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence. Quentin Tarantino
[ Find First Go Going Hand Movies Music Opening Play Script Sequence Things Writing]
With other people, you're always swapping music. Somebody is always listening to something you've never heard. It's a great way to hear all sorts of new things. Tracy Chapman
[ Always Great Hear Heard Listening Music Never New Other Somebody Something Sorts Things Way]
Music video directors, who conceive, write and direct these works, enjoy no creative rights, receive no ongoing financial benefit from the sale of our work, and many times are not even credited. Michael Apted
[ Benefit Conceive Creative Credited Direct Directors Enjoy Even Financial Many Music Ongoing Our Receive Rights Sale These Times Video Work Works Write]
Listening is more important than anything else because that's what music is. Somebody is playing something and you're receiving it. It is sending and receiving. Carla Bley
[ Anything Because Else Important Listening More Music Playing Receiving Sending Somebody Something Than]
Within reasonable limits, a professional player should keep busy at music. Teddy Wilson
[ Busy Keep Limits Music Player Professional Reasonable Should Within]
There comes a point with any collaboration like that where you start having other interests creatively. I was moving in one direction musically, and as a guitar player, Mark wanted to move in another direction. That was essentially the reason we broke up. Scott Stapp
[ Another Any Broke Collaboration Comes Creatively Direction Essentially Guitar Having Interests Mark Move Moving Musically Other Player Point Reason Start Up Wanted Where]
I think the idea is now for blacks to write about the history of our music. It's time for that, because whites have been doing it all the time. It's time for us to do it ourselves and tell it like it is. Dizzy Gillespie
[ Because Been Blacks Doing History Idea Music Now Our Ourselves Tell Think Time Us Whites Write]
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. Buck Owens
[ Ago Always Am Anniversary Back Couple Did Em Got Grateful Haw Hee Longer Musically Now Show Stayed Their Things Very Went Worse Years]
Janis Joplin is definitely one of my biggest influences. She taught me how to feel music, and I don't think there's anyone like her that could bring such pain and emotion to a song. LeAnn Rimes
[ Anyone Biggest Bring Could Definitely Emotion Feel Her How Influences Janis Joplin Music Pain She Song Such Taught Think]
Other, far fewer, directors are more like the composer - conceptualizing the piece, scoring it, distributing its musical lines among a range of registers, chords, and instruments. Thomas Harrison
[ Among Chords Composer Directors Distributing Far Fewer Instruments Lines More Musical Other Piece Range Registers Scoring]
The best, most beautiful, and most perfect way that we have of expressing a sweet concord of mind to each other is by music. Jonathan Edwards
[ Beautiful Best Concord Each Expressing Mind Most Music Other Perfect Sweet Way]
It's the duty of all novelists, all painters, all musicians, all people who try to make art move: to look for something they feel authentically, without paying attention to styles. Nathalie Sarraute
[ Art Attention Duty Feel Look Make Move Musicians Novelists Painters Paying Something Styles Try Without]
The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all events, the least musical race on Earth. Stendhal
[ Charming Earth Events French Least Most Musical Present Race Up]
What love is to man, music is to the arts and to mankind. Carl Maria von Weber
[ Arts Love Man Mankind Music]
If he's a true symphony artist, he knows better than that because he knows that the only truly creative musician is the jazz musician. Buddy Rich
[ Artist Because Better Creative Jazz Knows Musician Only Symphony Than True Truly]
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. Mark E. Smith
[ Being Hear Musicians Stand Stick Strength Stuck Studio Them Thing Think Thought]
I didn't want to be told what to do. I don't want to water down my music to fit into their formats. I know what rock and roll is to me, but everything's turning into one big commercial. Chris Robinson
[ Big Commercial Down Everything Fit Formats Into Know Music Rock Roll Their Told Turning Want Water]
As long as there are people trying to play music in a sincere way, there will be some jazz. Lee Konitz
[ Jazz Long Music Play Sincere Some Trying Way Will]
And a musician has to learn to be frugal and to carefully manage financial affairs. Charlie Byrd
[ Affairs Carefully Financial Frugal Learn Manage Musician]
I mean as long as I have been doing music I know I am only 30% of what I could be and want to be. Tim McGraw
[ Am Been Could Doing Know Long Mean Music Only Want]
I privilege the music over the lyrics. Duncan Sheik
[ Lyrics Music Over Privilege]
If you are any competent musician, if you have creative ideas, ideas of songs, of arrangements, in a band like the Stones, where these 2 people do all the things, there is no freedom. Bill Wyman
[ Any Arrangements Band Competent Creative Freedom Ideas Musician Songs Stones These Things Where]
And I'm always interested when other musicians are trying to discover new worlds of sound. Karlheinz Stockhausen
[ Always Discover Interested Musicians New Other Sound Trying Worlds]
To some degree, yeah, because I have to play a certain number of originals that might be considered avant-garde material. I realize though, that only a few people in the audience actually know what that music is, or understand it. Archie Shepp
[ Actually Audience Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Because Certain Considered Degree Few Know Material Might Music Number Only Originals Play Realize Some Though Understand Yeah]
You can never learn it all and I hope to continue my growth as a person and a musician. Lita Ford
[ Continue Growth Hope Learn Musician Never Person]
The music business doesn't interest me anymore. Lou Reed
[ Anymore Business Interest Music]
Every milieu has something ridiculous about it - film-making, the music world, painting - because people who take themselves seriously become funny pretty quickly. Rebecca Miller
[ Because Become Every Film-Making Funny Milieu Music Painting Pretty Quickly Ridiculous Seriously Something Take Themselves World]
Yeah when I was 7 or 8 my moms would have little parties, and I would play the music. Kurtis Blow
[ Little Moms Music Parties Play Would Yeah]
In his day, the audience was well aware of the music, of the classical beat. Nusrat F. A. Khan
[ Audience Aware Beat Classical Day His Music Well]
I find Indian music very funky. I mean it's very soulful, with their own kind of blues. But it's the only other school on the planet that develops improvisation to the high degree that you find in jazz music. So we have a lot of common ground. John McLaughlin
[ Blues Common Degree Develops Find Funky Ground High Improvisation Indian Jazz Kind Lot Mean Music Only Other Own Planet School Soulful Their Very]
But otherwise, music is about a beat and a message. Casey Kasem
[ Beat Message Music Otherwise]
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. Chris Isaak
[ Actor Album Always Finish Gig Musician New Next Now Own Right Something Stuff Then Thing Working Worry Write Your]
Ellington is a writer and arranger, as well as a musician and leader. He does movie sound tracks. Norman Granz
[ Arranger Does Ellington Leader Movie Musician Sound Tracks Well Writer]
I think the women - Lauryn Hill, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu - are doing new conceptual things and using their voices to create new American music. Boz Scaggs
[ American Blige Conceptual Create Doing Hill Mary Music New Their Things Think Using Voices Women]
I think downloading is both saving and killing the music industry at the same time. Isaac Hanson
[ Both Downloading Industry Killing Music Same Saving Think Time]
It's a really unfair world because life is, where I am; all day long we listen to American music. So I don't see why the radios in the U.S. cannot even put aside one hour a day just to play music that is not American. Miriam Makeba
[ Am American Aside Because Cannot Day Even Hour Just Life Listen Long Music Play Put Radios Really See Unfair Where Why World]
I'm actually not an exhibitionist at all. When you get onstage and you get under the lights playing music, I feel more hidden and more alone than anywhere else. You hide behind your music and let your emotions come out through the music. Tim McGraw
[ Actually Alone Anywhere Behind Come Else Emotions Exhibitionist Feel Get Hidden Hide Lights More Music Onstage Out Playing Than Through Under Your]
I think that a song, when it works, never mind a piece of long form music, even a song is something that speaks to itself but has a language all of its own, ideally. Steve Hackett
[ Even Form Ideally Itself Language Long Mind Music Never Own Piece Something Song Speaks Think Works]
Art works because it appeals to certain faculties of the mind. Music depends on details of the auditory system, painting and sculpture on the visual system. Poetry and literature depend on language. Steven Pinker
[ Appeals Art Auditory Because Certain Depend Depends Details Faculties Language Literature Mind Music Painting Poetry Sculpture System Visual Works]
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. Nancy Sinatra
[ Business Else Falls Gone Happens History Into Little Music Out Right Sand Something Spot Step Stood Where Your]
You know, Equal Interest played at the Bell Atlantic Jazz Festival Awards and not one musician from that category was even thought of. Even thought of! The idea, that here's this vital energy, and that element doesn't even know it exists! Joseph Jarman
[ Atlantic Awards Bell Category Element Energy Equal Even Exists Festival Here Idea Interest Jazz Know Musician Played Thought Vital]
But I do think that we approach music, in of itself, with a religious attitude. Jon Fishman
[ Approach Attitude Itself Music Religious Think]
Truly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason. Albert Camus
[ Analysis Appreciate Art Conducive Does Dream Feel Fertile First Kind Move Music Must Only Reason Shall Then Tolerate Truly Understand Us Which Will Wish]
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. Sonny Rollins
[ Anything Controversial Discriminatory Europe Fact Go Had Instance Jazz Just May Musicians Respected Say Saying Sort Think Treated Way Years]
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. Jay Kay
[ Band Been Comes Could Donkey Every Find Go Helps Just Live Mean Musicians Round Session Setting Song Up Use Years]
When I was 15, I did not know nothing about what concerned the world of music. Maurice Jarre
[ Concerned Did Know Music Nothing World]
After all, in today's music scene every band seems to steal from other bands. Maynard James Keenan
[ After Band Bands Every Music Other Scene Seems Steal Today]
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. Bruce Cockburn
[ Always Around Composing Hadn Loved Music Poetry Putting Thought Time Together Two Until Writing]
As soon as I hear music, something in me starts to vibrate. Suzanne Farrell
[ Hear Music Something Soon Starts Vibrate]
Very often I suspend my musical sensibilities to enjoy music as a fan. Billy Sheehan
[ Enjoy Fan Music Musical Often Sensibilities Suspend Very]
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. Mary Lou Williams
[ Been Four Little Long Mother Music Organ Out Picking Played Reed Remember Tied Time Tunes Up]
Radio is not a partner in the industry. I think that the music industry has continued to depend upon radio, but has ended up pandering to a medium that doesn't care. Don Rose
[ Care Continued Depend Ended Industry Medium Music Pandering Partner Radio Think Up Upon]
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. Lamar Alexander
[ Beliefs Climates Could Different Governor Made Many Music Only Our Political State Think Unify Up Way]
Rock and roll music - the music of freedom frightens people and unleashes all manner of conservative defense mechanisms. Salman Rushdie
[ Conservative Defense Freedom Frightens Manner Mechanisms Music Rock Roll]
The great thing about the Internet is that it allows people to find and consume music. Andy Taylor
[ Allows Consume Find Great Internet Music Thing]
For music, unlike a $500 software program, people are paying a buck or two a song, and it's those dollars and pennies that have to add up to pay for not just the cost of that song, but the investment in the next song. Hilary Rosen
[ Add Buck Cost Dollars Investment Just Music Next Pay Paying Pennies Program Software Song Those Two Unlike Up]
Music is organized sound. Edgard Varese
[ Music Organized Sound]
My career at Warner Brothers consisted of one musical short subject. I was running around in a bear skin. Very chic. Ethel Merman
[ Around Bear Brothers Career Chic Consisted Musical Running Short Skin Subject Very Warner]
I do know the effect that music still has on me - I'm completely vulnerable to it. I'm seduced by it. Debbie Harry
[ Completely Effect Know Music Seduced Still Vulnerable]
When it comes to musicians, I'm like the daddy of musicians here in Cuba. Compay Segundo
[ Comes Cuba Daddy Here Musicians]
I just wanted to say one more thing: I also think that when you go to play music, you're there to play music. Jon Fishman
[ Also Go Just More Music Play Say Thing Think Wanted]
When I lived in New York, not only did I have safety locks on the door but I had the music going, keeping the city at a distance, trying to find creative time and peace and so forth. Ann Beattie
[ City Creative Did Distance Door Find Forth Going Had Keeping Lived Locks Music New Only Peace Safety Time Trying York]
Yes, fractals are what I want to find in my music. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Find Music Want Yes]
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. Martin Gore
[ Boring Error Experimentation Hit Just Lots Music Really Something Trial Until Well Works]
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. Branford Marsalis
[ American Americans Anyway Biggest Come Concerts Go Going Hear Honestly Kids Listen Music Now Problem Right Say See]
I used the music kind of as therapy, and it's just amazing that I feel so free after doing that. I feel like I had it trapped inside of me and now I feel free. So it's been a very good therapy session for me as well. Vanilla Ice
[ After Amazing Been Doing Feel Free Good Had Inside Just Kind Music Now Session Therapy Trapped Used Very Well]
You're playing serious music, and you want to be taken seriously. When they get my age wrong on the program, I wish they'd make me older. Leila Josefowicz
[ Age Get Make Music Older Playing Program Serious Seriously Taken Want Wish Wrong]
But we got up there and decided to stick to this mix of power chords and funk and that's where it really started for us. In having the courage to take that decision. To take a gamble not just with our music but our lives. Michael Hutchence
[ Chords Courage Decided Decision Funk Gamble Got Having Just Lives Mix Music Our Power Really Started Stick Take Up Us Where]
We're not uncomfortable with it, and we've already been through enough of the music business where I'm not really worried that commercial success is going to in some way - we're already past saving, you know what I mean? It's too late for us. Jerry Garcia
[ Already Been Business Commercial Enough Going Know Late Mean Music Past Really Saving Some Success Through Too Uncomfortable Us Way Where Worried]
And to me, I had come out of Texas, and during that time was when I realized that a lot of people in Nashville, their idea of what country music was was not the same as mine. Lee Ann Womack
[ Come Country During Had Idea Lot Mine Music Nashville Out Realized Same Texas Their Time]
It was physically difficult, adjusting to wheelchair life, but I remember a great relief and happiness that I was finally getting somewhere, finding musicians to work with that were sympathetic. Robert Wyatt
[ Adjusting Difficult Finally Finding Getting Great Happiness Life Musicians Physically Relief Remember Somewhere Sympathetic Were Wheelchair Work]
We all sit in front of our mics and our scripts lay on music stands. Then the silliness begins! Tara Strong
[ Begins Front Lay Music Our Scripts Silliness Sit Stands Then]
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. Jerry Garcia
[ Because City Come Every Get Government Idea Ideas Just Mean Music Musician Once Plumbing Way While Your]
Country music is completely punk-rock. It's the original punk-rock. Neko Case
[ Completely Country Music Original]
One very important aspect of our contemporary musical culture - some might say the supremely important aspect - is its extension in the historical and geographical senses to a degree unknown in the past. George Crumb
[ Aspect Contemporary Culture Degree Extension Geographical Historical Important Might Musical Our Past Say Senses Some Supremely Unknown Very]
It takes a real soldier to stay in the music industry and live off the things that have been put before me and be able to survive all this time because it has not been easy. Chubby Checker
[ Able Because Been Before Easy Industry Live Music Off Put Real Soldier Stay Survive Takes Things Time]
There are only two things worth aiming for, good music and a clean conscience. Paul Hindemith
[ Aiming Clean Conscience Good Music Only Things Two Worth]
We simply write the kind of music we enjoy most and hope that our audience will enjoy it too. Benny Anderson
[ Audience Enjoy Hope Kind Most Music Our Simply Too Will Write]
I just do what I do. I like to make music. Neil Young
[ Just Make Music]
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven. Walter Savage Landor
[ Art Earth Gift Given God Heaven Man Music Only Take]
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. Branford Marsalis
[ Beat Because Elusive Hard Hold How Listen Little Lot Love Melody Musicians Now Popular Songs Understand Very]
I'm thinking in terms of a point of departure, a field of action for performers to express an expressive need of mine which hopefully the context of music would convey. John Eaton
[ Action Context Convey Departure Express Expressive Field Hopefully Mine Music Need Performers Point Terms Thinking Which Would]
When there were financial difficulties they still managed to provide us with music and art lessons. Jerome Isaac Friedman
[ Art Difficulties Financial Lessons Managed Music Provide Still Us Were]
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. Plato Music
[ Charm Everything Flight Gaiety Gives Imagination Law Life Mind Moral Music Soul Universe Wings]
It's really hard for actors to cross over and get any respect as a singer, and if I could just keep it separate and not use my music in movies, it's cool. Taryn Manning
[ Actors Any Cool Could Cross Get Hard Just Keep Movies Music Over Really Respect Separate Singer Use]
I don't think there's ever been any music quite like what we came up with. Bonnie Raitt
[ Any Been Came Ever Music Quite Think Up]
I like to listen to mellow stuff on the road like Travis, as we are constantly surrounded by rock music on tour and so its nice listening to mellow stuff. Obviously back at home I listen to a lot more rock music. Ville Valo
[ Back Constantly Home Listen Listening Lot Mellow More Music Nice Obviously Road Rock Stuff Surrounded Tour]
But those musics do not address the larger kind of architecture in time that classical music does, whatever each one of us knows that classical music must mean. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Address Architecture Classical Does Each Kind Knows Larger Mean Music Musics Must Those Time Us Whatever]
I just finished a novel, and I'm back kind of noodling on the screenplays. Screenplays are tough. I am making music, I'm just not sure what kind of music it is or where it's going. Michael Nesmith
[ Am Back Finished Going Just Kind Making Music Novel Screenplays Sure Tough Where]
We want to get this good music to as many people as possible because I think it heals, it soothes, I think music is incredibly important, especially in today's chaos. Graham Nash
[ Because Chaos Especially Get Good Heals Important Incredibly Many Music Possible Soothes Think Today Want]
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. Bryan White
[ Another Anything Bring Business Downs Especially Inconsistent Level Music Peaks Personality Really Those True Valleys Very Wise Your]
People make music to get a reaction. Music is communication. Yoko Ono
[ Communication Get Make Music Reaction]
I am just glad that I can take the music to the people who want to hear it. I love my audiences. I am deeply indebted to them for giving me the chance to sing my concerts, make records, and do what I love. Whatever people call it, it is great to have a voice! Judy Collins
[ Am Audiences Call Chance Concerts Deeply Giving Glad Great Hear Indebted Just Love Make Music Records Sing Take Them Voice Want Whatever]
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. Wynonna Judd
[ Being Crazy Failure Famous Find Just Living Loving Music Purpose Story Success Trying World]
I had a feeling it was gonna work out because not only did I enjoy the music and hit it off with the guys, but I was into theatrical rock and was willing to wear makeup and do anything to make it. Ace Frehley
[ Anything Because Did Enjoy Feeling Gonna Guys Had Hit Into Make Makeup Music Off Only Out Rock Theatrical Wear Willing Work]
In our music, in our everyday life, there are so many negative things. Why not have something positive and stamp it with blackness? Jamie Foxx
[ Blackness Everyday Life Many Music Negative Our Positive Something Stamp Things Why]
There are more bad musicians than there is bad music. Isaac Stern
[ Bad More Music Musicians Than]
Can you imagine that Cuba and Europe's youth, who had forgotten about traditional music, who only thought of rock music, are now looking back towards their grandparents? That is a phenomenon. Compay Segundo
[ Back Cuba Europe Forgotten Grandparents Had Imagine Looking Music Now Only Phenomenon Rock Their Thought Towards Traditional Youth]
If our music survives, which I have no doubt it will, then it will because it is good. Jerry Goldsmith
[ Because Doubt Good Music Our Survives Then Which Will]
For me, one I love the 80's, I love 80's music, I'm sort of a baby of the 80's, I grew up in the 80s. Will Estes
[ Baby Grew Love Music Sort Up]
Thus the slogan should be reversed: Catholics taught the world what music is supposed to sound like, and, more importantly, what it is supposed to mean. Richard Morris
[ Catholics Importantly Mean More Music Reversed Should Slogan Sound Supposed Taught Thus World]
I really like listening to music in my car. Aaron Neville
[ Car Listening Music Really]
I was always into music. I think everyone is when they're a teenager, as a way to drown out the world. Penelope Spheeris
[ Always Drown Everyone Into Music Out Teenager Think Way World]
If I am playing any music at all it is jazz music. Ginger Baker
[ Am Any Jazz Music Playing]
And, I'd never done Tennessee Williams, and I had done Broadway musicals, so it was a challenge. Andrea Martin
[ Broadway Challenge Done Had Musicals Never Tennessee Williams]
To the average mind popular music would mean compositions vulgarly conceived and commonplace in their treatment. That is absolutely false. John Philip Sousa
[ Absolutely Average Commonplace Compositions Conceived False Mean Mind Music Popular Their Treatment Would]
If a professional musician in a symphony orchestra is playing Beethoven. But this particular orchestra have played this particular chestnut so many times, they can play it in their sleep. Does the genius remain present in the music or not? Robert Fripp
[ Beethoven Does Genius Many Music Musician Orchestra Particular Play Played Playing Present Professional Remain Sleep Symphony Their Times]
It keeps me in touch with younger musicians who are constantly saying, 'Have you heard this new artist, or this new guitar player?' It keeps you reaching. Gary Burton
[ Artist Constantly Guitar Heard Keeps Musicians New Player Reaching Saying Touch Younger]
All rock musicians are deaf... Or insensitive to mellow sounds. Marc Bolan
[ Deaf Insensitive Mellow Musicians Rock Sounds]
I mean, I think I liked every band I ever played in because each band was different, each band had a different concept, and each band leader was different... different personalities and musical tastes. Buddy Rich
[ Band Because Concept Different Each Ever Every Had Leader Liked Mean Musical Personalities Played Tastes Think]
Strangely enough, through all those school years I decided at 13 or 14 I was going to be a musician and so school was just something to get out of the way, a waste of time and not to bother with it. Alvin Lee
[ Bother Decided Enough Get Going Just Musician Out School Something Strangely Those Through Time Waste Way Years]
Well, I didn't really grow up playing or listening to metal, like many of the kids I went to school with. I only got into it in my late teens, so when Marilyn Manson formed, it was at a time when I was still excited about approaching music from that angle. Daisy Berkowitz
[ Angle Approaching Excited Formed Got Grow Into Kids Late Listening Manson Many Marilyn Metal Music Only Playing Really School Still Teens Time Up Well Went]
I'd say we do reach somewhat of a younger audience, but I think for the most part that younger audience is picking our music up from a brother or sister or even parent, who is turning them onto the band. Alex Lifeson
[ Audience Band Brother Even Most Music Onto Our Parent Part Picking Reach Say Sister Somewhat Them Think Turning Up Younger]
We're five people, five individuals who came together to create something, to make music and to complete each other musically, to form a perfect circle. Maynard James Keenan
[ Came Circle Complete Create Each Five Form Individuals Make Music Musically Other Perfect Something Together]
In my mid 30's, after a decade or so of giving full time to the music thing and finding myself with about $10 in the bank and no assets other than my musical equipment, I realized I needed to get serious about making a living. Mark Edwards
[ After Assets Bank Decade Equipment Finding Full Get Giving Living Making Mid Music Musical Myself Needed Other Realized Serious Than Thing Time]
And then, I was thinking of doing a record just like starting with voice, because I did this one song that was just kind of a cappella, and I did it for this art piece I did where people could come and play music to go with a voice. Kim Gordon
[ Art Because Cappella Come Could Did Doing Go Just Kind Music Piece Play Record Song Starting Then Thinking Voice Where]
I started in New Orleans music and played all through the history of jazz. Steve Lacy
[ History Jazz Music New Orleans Played Started Through]
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. Miroslav Vitous
[ Album Am Anymore Back Bass Even More Musically New Noticed Now Players Playing Something Then Those Time]
I feel very comfortable shooting music, and I think you can see that. Taylor Hackford
[ Comfortable Feel Music See Shooting Think Very]
The moment you start to talk about playing music, you destroy music. It cannot be talked about. It can only be played, enjoyed and listened to. John McLaughlin
[ Cannot Destroy Enjoyed Listened Moment Music Only Played Playing Start Talk Talked]
At the same time, I was listening to black music, and I began to think that the best musicians were receiving the worst treatment. The people who were doing the greatest work were despised as lower class, with no dignity accorded to what they did. Henry Flynt
[ Accorded Began Best Black Class Despised Did Dignity Doing Greatest Listening Lower Music Musicians Receiving Same Think Time Treatment Were Work Worst]
The greatest thing about doing this movie was that Chris and I both were involved in folk music in the '60s. I had a group, but I don't think it was at the same level as Chris, because he's an amazing musician. Eugene Levy
[ Amazing Because Both Chris Doing Folk Greatest Group Had Involved Level Movie Music Musician Same Thing Think Were]
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. David Soul
[ Advantage Became Bit Blond Blue-Eyed Education First Folk Got Job Mexican Music Norwegian Sang Songs Strange Thought Ticket Used]
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? Lara St. John
[ Begin Cannot Classical Energy Epitome Erotica Even Life Music Passion Popular Sensuality Touch Understated]
When I auditioned for my high school band the band director was excited because my father was known to be a great musician. When he heard me, he said 'Are you sure you're Ellis's son?' Wynton Marsalis
[ Auditioned Band Because Director Ellis Excited Father Great Heard High Known Musician Said School Son Sure]
Every significant event that takes place in our lives is set to some kind of music. Peabo Bryson
[ Event Every Kind Lives Music Our Place Set Significant Some Takes]
Bowie is a musician, but he works like a painter. Thom always thought that we should aspire to that. Ed O'Brien
[ Always Aspire Bowie Musician Painter Should Thom Thought Works]
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. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Brother Comedies Early Exposure Father Had Interested Literature Musical Older Sometimes Theater Very Work Would]
If someone who knows what's going on comes up and says they liked the music, I appreciate that. John Lurie
[ Appreciate Comes Going Knows Liked Music Says Someone Up]
I am not doing something that it is experimental music in relation to classical music. Joanna Newsom
[ Am Classical Doing Experimental Music Relation Something]
I guess fortunate that I'm still around and I emphasize I guess because you never can tell what musicians would be playing had they been around as long as I have. Sonny Rollins
[ Around Because Been Emphasize Fortunate Guess Had Long Musicians Never Playing Still Tell Would]
I like to work my camera as if it were a musical instrument. Mike Figgis
[ Camera Instrument Musical Were Work]
I don't really mind what people say about my love life or anything like that, but the one thing is that, yes, I do sing and write all my own music. That is something that I hold really dear. And yeah, I made a fool of myself in front of the world, but it was also great to pick myself back up and go on tour. Ashlee Simpson
[ Also Anything Back Dear Fool Front Go Great Hold Life Love Made Mind Music Myself Own Pick Really Say Sing Something Thing Tour Up World Write Yeah Yes]
The power of sound to put an audience in a certain psychological state is vastly undervalued. And the more you know about music and harmony, the more you can do with that. Mike Figgis
[ Audience Certain Harmony Know More Music Power Psychological Put Sound State Undervalued Vastly]
Music is escapism, it's entertainment. Andy Taylor
[ Entertainment Escapism Music]
Rock and Roll: Music for the neck downwards. Keith Richards
[ Downwards Music Neck Rock Roll]
If you have this passion for music, you don't stop doing it - it chooses you and doesn't release you. Tina Weymouth
[ Chooses Doing Music Passion Release Stop]
American movies and music deliver themes of freedom, innocence, and power that appeal to others - partly because America itself was put together out of a multiplicity of national traditions. Todd Gitlin
[ America American Appeal Because Deliver Freedom Innocence Itself Movies Multiplicity Music National Others Out Partly Power Put Themes Together Traditions]
The biggest deal for me was that all 24 winners are placed on the Billboard CD of the Year, which went out to 500 of the biggest Music Reps in the business, from radio and press to management and booking. Arthur Godfrey
[ Biggest Billboard Booking Business Cd Deal Management Music Out Placed Press Radio Reps Went Which Winners Year]
Music is nothing else but wild sounds civilized into time and tune. Thomas Fuller Music
[ Civilized Else Into Music Nothing Sounds Time Tune Wild]
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. James Weldon Johnson
[ Acquaintance Attended Berlin Concerts Enjoyed Especially Formed Good High Large Many Musicians Number Orchestral Playing Several Spoke Terms Them Whom]
I like Rufus Wainwright a whole lot. He makes me wanna be even more musical. Edie Brickell
[ Even Lot Makes More Musical Wanna Whole]
Royalties are not how most writers or musicians make their living. Musicians by and large make a living with a relationship with an audience that is economically harnessed through performance and ticket sales. John Perry Barlow
[ Audience Economically Harnessed How Large Living Make Most Musicians Performance Relationship Royalties Sales Their Through Ticket Writers]
Jazz of the sort we play is a happy, extroverted music. You don't have to think about it too much. Chris Barber
[ Extroverted Happy Jazz Much Music Play Sort Think Too]
The people on the business side in the music business are kind of different from the theatre business. I think it's partly because there are different pressures on the industries. Tim Curry
[ Because Business Different Industries Kind Music Partly Pressures Side Theatre Think]
Because the casual music listeners are the ones who turn on the radio and they don't really care what's playing, they just know that they kinda like it or it's easy to drive to or it's easy to sing along to or whatever. Michael Stipe
[ Along Because Care Casual Drive Easy Just Kinda Know Listeners Music Ones Playing Radio Really Sing Turn Whatever]
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. Sammy Hagar
[ Arrange Come Ed Listen Lyrics Melodies Melody Music Piece Put Then Together Up Would Write Writing]
At the age when Bengali youth almost inevitably writes poetry, I was listening to European classical music. Satyajit Ray
[ Age Almost Bengali Classical European Inevitably Listening Music Poetry Writes Youth]
I think Shakespeare is really the one. Words as music and music as words. Everything he wrote was good, which is really frightening. Don Van Vliet
[ Everything Frightening Good Music Really Shakespeare Think Which Words Wrote]
Sometimes my boyfriend would write the lyrics and I would write the melody, and other times I would start from scratch. Or sometimes I would take a local poem and put that to music. Carly Simon
[ Boyfriend Local Lyrics Melody Music Other Poem Put Scratch Sometimes Start Take Times Would Write]
In its beginnings, music was merely chamber music, meant to be listened to in a small space by a small audience. Gustav Mahler
[ Audience Beginnings Chamber Listened Meant Merely Music Small Space]
I'm a fan of many different styles of classical and symphonic music. Billy Sheehan
[ Classical Different Fan Many Music Styles Symphonic]
I even got letters form kids in hospitals saying the music is what keeps them going, and that really touched my heart. Tom Cochrane
[ Even Form Going Got Heart Hospitals Keeps Kids Letters Music Really Saying Them Touched]
Me and my partner, Conway Twitty, cleaned up at the 1972 Country Music Association Awards. Loretta Lynn
[ Association Awards Cleaned Conway Country Music Partner Up]
I would have quit before I went rock-n-roll. I know one way, and that's natural, and when I can't make it, I'll come home and stay. I believe in my music. Ralph Stanley
[ Before Believe Come Home Know Make Music Natural Quit Rock-N-Roll Stay Way Went Would]
How did this or that change my music? The only time I have to think about it is when an interviewer asks me that. Klaus Schulze
[ Asks Change Did How Interviewer Music Only Think Time]
We're not getting paid. We have these great musicians with us and it gives us a real charge. And the audience gives us a charge, because they keep it interesting all the time. Tina Weymouth
[ Audience Because Charge Getting Gives Great Interesting Keep Musicians Paid Real These Time Us]
All old music was modern once, and much more of the music of yesterday already sounds more old-fashioned than works which were written three centuries ago. Peter Warlock
[ Ago Already Centuries Modern More Much Music Old Old-Fashioned Once Sounds Than Three Were Which Works Written Yesterday]
This genre of music seems to want to push people into a certain time slot, which is unfortunate. Juice Newton
[ Certain Genre Into Music Push Seems Slot Time Unfortunate Want Which]
My mother played piano so we always had music around the house. Johnny Winter
[ Always Around Had House Mother Music Piano Played]
I had pretty much raised my kids and my first wife and I were divorced, so I began, in earnest, to start my musical career again. Going for the big record deal and all of that. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Again Began Big Career Deal Divorced Earnest First Going Had Kids Much Musical Pretty Raised Record Start Were Wife]
We do it because we love to play music and that's what we're all about. Caroline Corr
[ Because Love Music Play]
Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life. Jean Paul Music
[ Gloomy Life Moonlight Music Night]
So I was always around music and my dad was in his own way a progressive jazzer, a big band jazzer guy. Billy Sherwood
[ Always Around Band Big Dad Guy His Music Own Progressive Way]
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. Skitch Henderson
[ Become Classical Concerts Less Light Lot Music Obviously Programming Things Too Which]
I believe that there are still people who believe that game music is something equal to just an effect incorporated into the game, something like a BGM. And therefore this is something that I would like to show that is not true. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Believe Effect Equal Game Incorporated Into Just Music Show Something Still Therefore True Would]
Music is essentially built upon primitive memory structures. Morton Feldman
[ Built Essentially Memory Music Primitive Structures Upon]
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. Alex Lifeson
[ Arguments Conversations Fans Go Internet Involved Know Mean Music Our See Take These Time Wonderful Would]
I use computers for email, staying current with my own website as well as finding important information through other websites. I also use it for creating MP3 files of new music I'm working on. Clint Black
[ Also Computers Creating Current Email Files Finding Important Information Mp3 Music New Other Own Staying Through Use Website Websites Well Working]
Yeah, we have our differences, but we put those aside, and now we're making music. It's great. Alex Van Halen
[ Aside Differences Great Making Music Now Our Put Those Yeah]
When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do. Jimi Hendrix
[ Anything Die Freak Go Music Out Play Want Wild]
I feel really different from other musicians. Mary Timony
[ Different Feel Musicians Other Really]
Even though there's no forum for me on the radio for the kind of music I sing anymore, I am still excited about having a career where I can sing the best music in the world, and people will come and hear me because of the hit records I've had in the past. Johnny Mathis
[ Am Anymore Because Best Career Come Even Excited Forum Had Having Hear Hit Kind Music Past Radio Records Sing Still Though Where Will World]
It's nice to establish yourself as an actor first and a singer second. Proof is such a tremendous piece of work, and I'm incredibly lucky to be a part of it. I'm sure that the musicals will happen in the future, though. Neil Patrick Harris
[ Actor Establish First Future Happen Incredibly Lucky Musicals Nice Part Piece Proof Second Singer Such Sure Though Tremendous Will Work Yourself]
Music isn't only a profession. Jose Carreras
[ Music Only Profession]
The musical heritage of Yorkshire is deep and wide. Lesley Garrett
[ Deep Heritage Musical Wide Yorkshire]
A jazz musician is a juggler who uses harmonies instead of oranges. Benny Green
[ Harmonies Instead Jazz Juggler Musician Oranges Uses]
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. Alice Cooper
[ Chaotic City Gonna Happen Know Live Music Never New Places Where York]
So it doesn't have to be happy music to be inspiring. Bela Fleck
[ Happy Inspiring Music]
Of course, the wind sort of swept up and the music was flying around in mid air and they were trying to play off it. You had to be there. It was quite funny. Roy Wood
[ Air Around Course Flying Funny Had Mid Music Off Play Quite Sort Swept Trying Up Were Wind]
I've been writing Indian music for a while. Indian music is about Mother Earth, and mine is no exception. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Been Earth Exception Indian Mine Mother Music While Writing]
I'm quite sure that all true professional artists, of every description, in all walks of life, whether their craft is painting, music, sculpture, medicine or anything, have one primary concern - mankind. Chico Hamilton
[ Anything Artists Concern Craft Description Every Life Mankind Medicine Music Painting Primary Professional Quite Sculpture Sure Their True Walks Whether]
That's what I love about our music - it'll never be a hit because you can't dance to it. Adam Jones
[ Because Dance Hit Love Music Never Our]
I always wanted to play music and have it be my career and knew this by the age of 12. Johnny Winter
[ Age Always Career Knew Music Play Wanted]
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. Neil Tennant
[ Big Book Brighton Chasing Create Decided Fans Get Graham Greene His Jonathan Musical Rights Rock Scratch Something Time Were While Work]
If you have some magical chemistry that actually find the music you make compelling, that is a big bonus. Geddy Lee
[ Actually Big Bonus Chemistry Compelling Find Magical Make Music Some]
Our parents were musicians. Caroline Corr
[ Musicians Our Parents Were]
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. Barry McGuire
[ Business Down Hit Just Know Music Numbers Put Reason Rhyme Sometimes Your]
I have never stopped playing music. Jason Schwartzman
[ Music Never Playing Stopped]
There just is exponentially more money in the movie business than in the music business. As a result there are more people involved in the creative process. Adam Duritz
[ Business Creative Exponentially Involved Just Money More Movie Music Process Result Than]
As a culture I see us as presently deprived of subtleties. The music is loud, the anger is elevated, sex seems lacking in sweetness and privacy. Shelley Berman
[ Anger Culture Deprived Elevated Lacking Loud Music Presently Privacy See Seems Sex Subtleties Sweetness Us]
The Blues scene now is international. In the '50s it was purely something that you would hear in black clubs, played by black musicians, especially in America. But from the '60s onwards it changed. Mick Taylor
[ America Black Blues Changed Clubs Especially Hear International Musicians Now Onwards Played Purely Scene Something Would]
Being famous is having the power to really implement positive change in the world, and it gives you the power to do what you want. I'm really grateful for it because I can play music and people will listen. Sean Lennon
[ Because Being Change Famous Gives Grateful Having Implement Listen Music Play Positive Power Really Want Will World]
Music is half the film. Matthew Vaughn
[ Film Half Music]
The most important thing is that you like the music. Ken Hill
[ Important Most Music Thing]
I really, really enjoy music and that's why I do what I do. Johnny Mathis
[ Enjoy Music Really Why]
I don't ever balk at being considered a Motown person, because Motown is the greatest musical event that ever happened in the history of music. Smokey Robinson
[ Balk Because Being Considered Event Ever Greatest Happened History Motown Music Musical Person]
Put you energy into music. If it fails you, you can become an accountant or a dentist. And then if you become a dentist or an accountant, it's too late to become a musician afterwards. Peter Tork
[ Accountant Afterwards Become Dentist Energy Fails Into Late Music Musician Put Then Too]
Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes. Claude Debussy
[ Breezes Changing Curves Described Expression Movement Music Play Waters]
I love my own music. Alicia Keys
[ Love Music Own]
When the band begins to get a name for themselves, and the writers get assigned to bands, they'll hit somebody who just doesn't like that kind of music, or they love hip hop but hate guitar rock. Kim Deal
[ Assigned Band Bands Begins Get Guitar Hate Hip Hit Hop Just Kind Love Music Name Rock Somebody Themselves Writers]
There is two kinds of music, the good, and the bad. I play the good kind. Louis Armstrong
[ Bad Good Kind Kinds Music Play Two]
Skiffle was a name that was attached to what was, in essence, American folk music with a beat. Van Morrison
[ American Attached Beat Essence Folk Music Name Skiffle]
When I recorded Contra la Puerta, I never really thought out doing the material live. Mostly because I haven't really seen any electronic music performed live in an interesting way. Jim Coleman
[ Any Because Contra Doing Electronic Haven Interesting La Live Material Mostly Music Never Out Performed Really Recorded Seen Thought Way]
Music is a reservoir... of sounds. Dexter Gordon
[ Music Reservoir Sounds]
The true beauty of music is that it connects people. It carries a message, and we, the musicians, are the messengers. Roy Ayers
[ Beauty Carries Connects Message Messengers Music Musicians True]
I had a big background in listening to classical music and I started trying to compose, like I was playing the guitar but I heard an orchestra in my head. John Fahey
[ Background Big Classical Compose Guitar Had Head Heard Listening Music Orchestra Playing Started Trying]
I'm a synthesist. I'm always making music. And I make a lot of different kinds of music all the time. Some of it gets finished and some of it doesn't. Bruce Springsteen
[ Always Different Finished Gets Kinds Lot Make Making Music Some Time]
You're talking to someone who really understands rock music. Tipper Gore
[ Music Really Rock Someone Talking Understands]
The world is full of poetry. The air is living with its spirit; and the waves dance to the music of its melodies, and sparkle in its brightness. James Gates Percival
[ Air Brightness Dance Full Living Melodies Music Poetry Sparkle Spirit Waves World]
The stage is close to being in the middle of the hall, so that the performers are surrounded by the listeners. I feel that we are all experiencing the music together. Emanuel Ax
[ Being Close Experiencing Feel Hall Listeners Middle Music Performers Stage Surrounded Together]
Being in the music business is a totally different industry right there. Christina Milian
[ Being Business Different Industry Music Right Totally]
I know some people will be surprised to hear it, but I've found that my music, whether its blues or rock, or whatever you want to call it, can be channeled into a positive direction that actually helps people. Rick Derringer
[ Actually Blues Call Channeled Direction Found Hear Helps Into Know Music Positive Rock Some Surprised Want Whatever Whether Will]
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. Thurston Moore
[ Activity Comes Experimental Hardcore Involved Much Nature Outside Really Songwriting Traditional Us Where]
We made music that wouldn't be in synch. Wayne Coyne
[ Made Music Synch]
I've dated the sweet mama's boy, the musician rocker, the struggling artist - basically a lot of people without jobs. Alyssa Milano
[ Artist Basically Boy Dated Jobs Lot Mama Musician Rocker Struggling Sweet Without]
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. Harold Budd
[ Certain Directions Down Go Looking Musical Notation Remind Sometimes Sound Specific Them Trigger Write]
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. Elmer Bernstein
[ Always Changes Compete Date Hard Kept Music Myself Nor Rap Rock Roll Someone Type Up Very Way Wish Worked Write]
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music. Groucho Marx
[ Justice Military Music]
Music is always changing and the changes are unpredictable. Billy Sheehan Music
[ Always Changes Changing Music Unpredictable]
It's true that I tend to daydream. I'm the same person in business as I am in music: I can be distracted and absentminded. It's my style. Gordon Getty
[ Am Business Daydream Distracted Music Person Same Style Tend True]
Music is always occurring. It is just a matter of marketing, attention, and many other factors, that determines whether people will hear these songs or not. Judy Collins
[ Always Attention Determines Factors Hear Just Many Marketing Matter Music Occurring Other Songs These Whether Will]
So, to prepare for the role, I had to take music lessons, talk to wives who had husbands overseas, and carefully study the reactions and mannerisms of a friend who was expecting. June Allyson
[ Carefully Expecting Friend Had Husbands Lessons Mannerisms Music Overseas Prepare Reactions Role Study Take Talk Wives]
Many rock musicians are excellent cooks, I've found, and those that are prefer to eat their own cooking in the studio. I encourage this behavior as I also enjoy the benefits of fresh food. Steve Albini
[ Also Behavior Benefits Cooking Cooks Eat Encourage Enjoy Excellent Food Found Fresh Many Musicians Own Prefer Rock Studio Their Those]
The ballet makes us look at those bodies, it makes us listen to that music, it makes us wonder at the geometry, of the way they come together. The way that extraordinary space is controlled and given such emotional force. John Guare
[ Ballet Bodies Come Controlled Emotional Extraordinary Force Geometry Given Listen Look Makes Music Space Such Those Together Us Way Wonder]
My relationship with Music Row has always been, from my end, optimistic and hopeful that there is more than one way to approach the writing, recording, and marketing of an album. Deana Carter
[ Album Always Approach Been End Hopeful Marketing More Music Optimistic Recording Relationship Row Than Way Writing]
Today we are in a war against war - music is our power. Michael Franti
[ Against Music Our Power Today War]
Listening is the key to everything good in music. Pat Metheny
[ Everything Good Key Listening Music]
It wasn't until I was about 17 or 18 years old that I got into music. Christina Milian
[ Got Into Music Old Until Years]
I look upon myself as a musical bricklayer with architectural aspirations. Robert Mayer
[ Architectural Aspirations Bricklayer Look Musical Myself Upon]
As Erykah Badu, it has nothing to do with me, the way I look, my hair wrap, my style, it's about you and what you feel for my music. If I can make you feel like the way that people who influenced me made me feel, that's completion. Erykah Badu
[ Completion Feel Hair Influenced Look Made Make Music Nothing Style Way Wrap]
It is rare that even a jazz musician finds an individual voice. David Baker
[ Even Finds Individual Jazz Musician Rare Voice]
I would love to be in musical theater and be on Broadway. If someone were to offer me a position to do something like that, I wouldnt pass it down. Im a huge fan of musicals and I really want to do that. Michelle Branch
[ Broadway Down Fan Huge Im Love Musical Musicals Offer Pass Position Really Someone Something Theater Want Were Would]
I've always thought of music as something which gives the words their flight and their wings and the music often comes first, although sometimes I'll have a concept, a title idea, a lyric idea that I want to write and the lyric will come first. Neil Diamond
[ Although Always Come Comes Concept First Flight Gives Idea Lyric Music Often Something Sometimes Their Thought Title Want Which Will Wings Words Write]
My father being in the movie business, I thought being an actor would be great. But when I started singing to people in coffeehouses, you know, singing folk music and then, later, singing songs that I started to write myself, I felt more than an affinity for it. David Crosby
[ Actor Affinity Being Business Father Felt Folk Great Know Later More Movie Music Myself Singing Songs Started Than Then Thought Would Write]
I think maybe since there isn't a great deal of access to the mainstream media and people don't understand the language of mainstream media, if you put music out there with lyrics that are loosely political, people absorb some of it and spit it back out. Thom Yorke
[ Absorb Access Back Deal Great Language Loosely Lyrics Mainstream Maybe Media Music Out Political Put Since Some Spit Think Understand]
Well, I want to do The Music Man. I think it's an amazing opportunity, but I think that they are probably looking at major movie stars right now, and I don't blame them. Gregory Harrison
[ Amazing Blame Looking Major Man Movie Music Now Opportunity Probably Right Stars Them Think Want Well]
I think I first realized I wanted to be in country music and be an artist when I was 10. And I started dragging my parents to festivals, and fairs, and karaoke contests, and I did that for about a year before I came to Nashville for the first time. I was 11 and I had this demo CD of me singing Dixie Chicks and Leanne Rimes songs. Taylor Swift
[ Artist Before Came Cd Chicks Contests Country Demo Did Dragging Fairs Festivals First Had Music Nashville Parents Realized Singing Songs Started Think Time Wanted Year]
My whole life is geared to play guitar. I play what I want when I want and I hope the listener gets as much pleasure listening to the music as I get playing it. Jim Sullivan
[ Geared Get Gets Guitar Hope Life Listener Listening Much Music Play Playing Pleasure Want Whole]
Music can be so disturbing and frustrating. I mean the business side of it. The actual making music part is fun, but the business side of it is just so out of control, has nothing to do with anything. Dweezil Zappa
[ Actual Anything Business Control Disturbing Frustrating Fun Just Making Mean Music Nothing Out Part Side]
What I'm dealing with is sound. I don't pretend to be dealing with music. I'm just dealing with sound elements, textures and sounds. Bill Laswell
[ Dealing Elements Just Music Pretend Sound Sounds Textures]
Although we are being presented in Carnegie Hall, we have to furnish a budget for our guest stars, and for the music writing - which is a huge budget in any orchestra that plays popular music. Skitch Henderson
[ Although Any Being Budget Carnegie Furnish Guest Hall Huge Music Orchestra Our Plays Popular Presented Stars Which Writing]
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. Jim Capaldi
[ 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 still don't understand the music industry that much. Everything I learned was from hanging out with rock musicians in studios. I certainly have respect for those who make music their livelihood. Brendan Fraser
[ Certainly Everything Hanging Industry Learned Livelihood Make Much Music Musicians Out Respect Rock Still Studios Their Those Understand]
If you elect a matinee idol mayor, you're going to have a musical comedy administration. Robert Moses
[ Administration Comedy Elect Going Idol Mayor Musical]
'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end. Ben Jonson
[ Begin Common Disease Either End Know Mean Musicians Tis Your]
My music, certainly, has never embarrassed me. Barry Gibb
[ Certainly Embarrassed Music Never]
I really, really love music. I'm affected by it and uplifted by it, and made to laugh and cry, and almost fall in love with the person who has made me feel so brilliant and communicated so profoundly to me. Siobhan Fahey
[ Affected Almost Brilliant Communicated Cry Fall Feel Laugh Love Made Music Person Profoundly Really Uplifted]
Music has always been transnational; people pick up whatever interests them, and certainly a lot of classical music has absorbed influences from all over the world. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Absorbed Always Been Certainly Classical Influences Interests Lot Music Over Pick Them Transnational Up Whatever World]
Pop music, disco music, and heavy metal music is about shutting out the tensions of life, putting it away. Peter Tork
[ Away Disco Heavy Life Metal Music Out Pop Putting Shutting Tensions]
What we have to get clear to kids is that when you offer your stillness and open yourself to the experience of music, it pays you back more than you give. David Ogden Stiers
[ Back Clear Experience Get Give Kids More Music Offer Open Pays Stillness Than Your Yourself]
Everything around a writer, or musician in the record business, probably everything in all the United States or in all of western civilization, is about competition. T-Bone Burnett
[ Around Business Civilization Competition Everything Musician Probably Record States United Western Writer]
Giving life to music through skating was something I wanted to be known for. Peggy Fleming
[ Giving Known Life Music Skating Something Through Wanted]
That by listening to some music, by reading some books, by looking at paintings, and most important by hanging out with one another - by collaborating with one another and creating your own network - you can achieve something that is much better than what is out there. David Amram
[ Achieve Another Better Books Collaborating Creating Hanging Important Listening Looking Most Much Music Network Out Own Paintings Reading Some Something Than Your]
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor. Max von Sydow
[ Actor Course English Fantastic Important Language Most Mother Musical Rich Think Tongue Your]
Well, the musicals give emphasis to love, longing, melancholy, sadness. All of that is always there. Ismail Merchant
[ Always Emphasis Give Longing Love Melancholy Musicals Sadness Well]
They wasn't gonna give you nothin'. I didn't care as long as they let me play my music. Cash on the spot... You cheat me and I'm gonna get me some money, too. John Lee Hooker
[ Care Cash Cheat Get Give Gonna Long Money Music Nothin Play Some Spot Too]
I remember really bonding with the first generation kids, the Chinese Canadian kids, and in high school bonding with the Latin kids and the East Indian kids. It was very interesting because it made me open to lots of musical sounds. Nelly Furtado
[ Because Bonding Canadian Chinese East First Generation High Indian Interesting Kids Latin Lots Made Musical Open Really Remember School Sounds Very]
I think it's like music for the sake of music, and a lot of the words stem from liking music a lot, wanting to be a good band and having a good sense of humour, and living in a situation where we're free to pretty much do what we want. Jon Fishman
[ Band Free Good Having Humour Liking Living Lot Much Music Pretty Sake Sense Situation Stem Think Want Wanting Where Words]
I began composing works which were imitative of the music I was being told about. I was also very interested in translating the music into visual terms. Henry Flynt
[ Also Began Being Composing Imitative Interested Into Music Terms Told Translating Very Visual Were Which Works]
I'm very influenced by landscapes, not so much the way places look as the way the names sound. In this country we've got so many cultures, and the place names - the Spanish names and the Indian names, which are so incredibly musical. Emmylou Harris
[ Country Cultures Got Incredibly Indian Influenced Landscapes Look Many Much Musical Names Place Places Sound Spanish Very Way Which]
I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century. Alejo Carpentier
[ Accepted Already Being Century Commission Conquering Cuban End Everywhere Genres Gladly Hand Heard Island Music Musical Our Popular Producing Result Small Uncertain World Would]
The Lounge Lizards were relating with a tradition and it was like I was playing within a musical context. The guitar playing stood out as being different in some way. That was a real education for me. Arto Lindsay
[ Being Context Different Education Guitar Lounge Musical Out Playing Real Relating Some Stood Tradition Way Were Within]
It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way. James Taylor
[ Begin Being Discovery Emotional Enough Experiences Musical Out Peek Period Process Quiet Songs Sort Time Undisturbed Way]
I think most musicians do like to have a laugh. Neil Innes
[ Laugh Most Musicians Think]
I think if we keep on doing good music and people like us and they buy the magazine because we are in the magazine then they cant basically hate us hopefully. Ville Valo
[ Basically Because Buy Cant Doing Good Hate Hopefully Keep Magazine Music Then Think Us]
When I started out, I preferred to watch my films without music, as its presence tends to mask the underlying pace of the film. I felt I could feel the rhythm of the film better without music to influence me. Paul Hirsch
[ Better Could Feel Felt Film Films Influence Mask Music Out Pace Preferred Presence Rhythm Started Tends Underlying Watch Without]
Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has on the book I am reading. Igor Stravinsky
[ Am Book Drama Film Living Music Piano Playing Reading Relationship Room Same Should Somebody]
Music is about listening, the more you play, the more the magic spreads. Maynard James Keenan
[ Listening Magic More Music Play Spreads]
There is an integrity to INXS, in the music, that makes it worthwhile. Michael Hutchence
[ Integrity Makes Music Worthwhile]
People are afraid to ask musicians to be involved in projects because they anticipate being turned down. Young artists hesitate before contacting me. People in my position don't get approached often enough. David Sylvian
[ Afraid Anticipate Approached Artists Ask Because Before Being Down Enough Get Hesitate Involved Musicians Often Position Projects Turned Young]
Genius is a word too often tossed around in musical circles. Stanley Jordan
[ Around Circles Genius Musical Often Too Tossed Word]
I was always musical - yelling when I was a baby, singing into a brush and singing in the shower. Susan Boyle
[ Always Baby Brush Into Musical Shower Singing Yelling]
Music is something that always lifts my spirits and makes me happy, and when I make music I always hope it will have the same effect on whoever listens to it. Aaron Carter Music
[ Always Effect Happy Hope Lifts Listens Make Makes Music Same Something Spirits Whoever Will]
We shouldn't feel restricted by our sexuality, and our sexuality doesn't have to be a cultural choice. That's an amazing variety of music within those five main performers. Neil Tennant
[ Amazing Choice Cultural Feel Five Main Music Our Performers Restricted Sexuality Those Variety Within]
Music is important. Jessi Colter
[ Important Music]
At home, we don't listen to our music-we listen to other people's music. It keeps you attached to the show business world. Celine Dion
[ Attached Business Home Keeps Listen Music Other Our Show World]
I try to put the same spirit into that that I put into any other music endeavor I'm involved in. John Frusciante
[ Any Endeavor Into Involved Music Other Put Same Spirit Try]
The prime goal of an author is the same as a musician, which is to emotionally connect with the reader in some way or another. Ken Hill
[ Another Author Connect Emotionally Goal Musician Prime Reader Same Some Way Which]
It costs a great deal of money to do a musical, and the more money involved, the more big business influences the artform. Hal Price
[ Artform Big Business Costs Deal Great Influences Involved Money More Musical]
I think music needs to be presented in a way so that kids can grasp songs, dances, simple music that's associated with some particular defining moment in human experience. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Associated Dances Defining Experience Grasp Human Kids Moment Music Needs Particular Presented Simple Some Songs Think Way]
As an artist, you dream about accumulating enough successful music to someday do just one greatest-hits album, but to reach the point where you're releasing your second collection of hits is beyond belief. Gloria Estefan
[ Accumulating Album Artist Belief Beyond Collection Dream Enough Hits Just Music Point Reach Releasing Second Someday Successful Where Your]
I believe 100 percent in the power and importance of music. James Taylor
[ Believe Importance Music Percent Power]
I try to tell a story musically in a song. Barry White
[ Musically Song Story Tell Try]
I love music passionately. And because I love it I try to free it from barren traditions that stifle it. Claude Debussy
[ Barren Because Free Love Music Passionately Stifle Traditions Try]
Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together. Edgar Winter Music
[ Bring Music Power Spiritual Together Very]
As you may know my use of Celtic music is extremely simple and short. However there is something about it that will remain in your mind for a long, long time. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Celtic Extremely However Know Long May Mind Music Remain Short Simple Something Time Use Will Your]
In music, as I find myself forever saying, things don't get better or worse: they evolve and transform themselves. Luciano Berio
[ Better Evolve Find Forever Get Music Myself Saying Themselves Things Transform Worse]
I didn't get into making music for the fame aspect. There are people who do desire that. Sheryl Crow
[ Aspect Desire Fame Get Into Making Music]
And I like messing around in the engine room of music. Seeing what happens in the rhythm section area. Bill Bruford
[ Area Around Engine Happens Messing Music Rhythm Room Section Seeing]
The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music they should be taught to love it instead. Igor Stravinsky
[ Appreciation General Instead Love Much Music Respect Should Taught Too Trouble]
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. Dweezil Zappa
[ Because Easy Ever Expose Frank Generations Going Love Masses Multiple Music Over Plastered Radio Task Would Younger]
I was king of the mountain for a long time, well, I don't want that no more. I like to perform every once in a while for people who want to see me, and cut albums of music that is what I'm really about. Waylon Jennings
[ Albums Cut Every King Long More Mountain Music Once Perform Really See Time Want Well While]
I want to do a musical movie. Like Evita, but with good music. Glenda Jackson
[ Good Movie Music Musical Want]
A lot of the songs are written on piano or guitar, so I contribute, and I have done so since the beginning. So it's been good to be involved completely musically as well. Caroline Corr
[ Been Beginning Completely Contribute Done Good Guitar Involved Lot Musically Piano Since Songs Well Written]
My life so common it disappears and sometimes even music cannot substitute for tears. Paul Simon
[ Cannot Common Disappears Even Life Music Sometimes Substitute Tears]
The music becomes something that is its own entity. Herbie Hancock
[ Becomes Entity Music Own Something]
I realized pretty soon that I have to do more than just play bass in the background way. So, I developed a kind of playing which only a handful of musicians accepted. Eberhard Weber
[ Accepted Background Bass Developed Handful Just Kind More Musicians Only Play Playing Pretty Realized Soon Than Way Which]
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. Aaron Copland
[ Accompany Expressive Form Give Human Living Long Meaning Music Planet Some Spirit Sustain Thrives Will]
I believe that music is connected by human passions and curiosities rather than by marketing strategies. Elvis Costello
[ Believe Connected Curiosities Human Marketing Music Passions Rather Strategies Than]
My youngest daughter sings. She's going to be very good. She's graduated from Music School and she's been working down around and getting her feet wet, you know. I had her out with me for a year just showing her the ropes a little bit, but she's going to be all right. Billy Eckstine
[ Around Been Bit Daughter Down Feet Getting Going Good Graduated Had Her Just Know Little Music Out Right Ropes School She Showing Sings Very Wet Working Year Youngest]
I don't know if it's my music, my lyrics, my sound, and knowing the music business the way I do-all I can say is, my career has lasted way longer than I expected. Barry White
[ Business Career Expected Know Knowing Lasted Longer Lyrics Music Say Sound Than Way]
But maybe music was not intended to satisfy the curious definiteness of man. Maybe it is better to hope that music may always be transcendental language in the most extravagant sense. Charles Ives
[ Always Better Curious Definiteness Extravagant Hope Intended Language Man May Maybe Most Music Satisfy Sense Transcendental]
I enjoy the videos with the sound off, where you can look at the belly buttons and everything. Really some pretty girls, but I don't know about the music. Merle Haggard
[ Belly Buttons Enjoy Everything Girls Know Look Music Off Pretty Really Some Sound Videos Where]
I was influenced when I was younger by the cartoon movies that Disney put out, like Cinderella and what not. I watched those movies over and over when I was younger and the music is ingrained into my head. Nowadays, I'm still humming the tunes. It taught me the fundamentals. Zac Efron
[ Cartoon Cinderella Disney Fundamentals Head Humming Influenced Ingrained Into Movies Music Nowadays Out Over Put Still Taught Those Tunes Watched Younger]
When I was younger, studying classical music, I really had to put in the time. Three hours a day is not even nice - you have to put in six. Alicia Keys
[ Classical Day Even Had Hours Music Nice Put Really Six Studying Three Time Younger]
We weren't afraid to mix some crazy styles into the standard rockabilly look. We also took a lot of different musical influences that were part of that era. Brian Setzer
[ Afraid Also Crazy Different Era Influences Into Look Lot Mix Musical Part Rockabilly Some Standard Styles Took Were Weren]
When I'm on stage by myself, I don't have to think about anything. I don't have to worry about anything because I'm not responsible for anything except just opening my mouth and making sure music comes out. Bobby McFerrin
[ Anything Because Comes Except Just Making Mouth Music Myself Opening Out Responsible Stage Sure Think Worry]
When you work you are a flute through whose heart the whispering of the hours turns to music. Which of you would be a reed, dumb and silent, when all else sings together in unison? Khalil Gibran
[ Dumb Else Flute Heart Hours Music Reed Silent Sings Through Together Turns Unison Which Whispering Whose Work Would]
Today begins a new saga in my life which I expect to strengthen me and allow me time for reflection... I plan to write music while in prison, read and pray regularly and will come out a stronger, more confident woman. Lil' Kim
[ Allow Begins Come Confident Expect Life More Music New Out Plan Pray Prison Read Reflection Regularly Saga Strengthen Stronger Time Today Which While Will Woman Write]
The first condition for making music is not to make a noise. Jose Bergamin
[ Condition First Make Making Music Noise]
Others are keen to see if natives other than us live better than we do, without heat in pipes, ice in boxes, sunshine in bulbs, music on disks, or images gliding over a pale screen. Ella Maillart
[ Better Boxes Bulbs Disks Gliding Heat Ice Images Keen Live Music Natives Other Others Over Pale Pipes Screen See Sunshine Than Us Without]
I don't like to be labeled, to be anything. I've made the mistake before myself of labeling my music, but it's counter-productive. Neil Young
[ Anything Before Labeled Labeling Made Mistake Music Myself]
It may be that my most helpful contributions to music aren't my compact discs but my articles about other great singers of the past for American Heritage magazine. Susannah McCorkle
[ American Articles Compact Contributions Discs Great Helpful Heritage Magazine May Most Music Other Past Singers]
I think that music has an endless life. Anne Dudley
[ Endless Life Music Think]
The very fact that I've had those established me to continue on to do new music and new projects. Juice Newton
[ Continue Established Fact Had Music New Projects Those Very]
But that is a valid, continuing service that that music - which is, in some cases, 80 or 90 years old - is rendering. And proving its own timelessness. Dwight Yoakam
[ Cases Continuing Music Old Own Proving Rendering Service Some Timelessness Valid Which Years]
I always seem to have a vague feeling that he is a Satan among musicians, a fallen angel in the darkness who is perpetually seeking to fight his way back to happiness. Henry Ellis
[ Always Among Angel Back Darkness Fallen Feeling Fight Happiness His Musicians Perpetually Satan Seeking Seem Vague Way]
Beyond a certain point, the music isn't mine anymore. It's yours. Phil Collins
[ Anymore Beyond Certain Mine Music Point Yours]
In the mental calmness of a spiritual life, I have found that the answers to the whys in our lives are able to come to you. In my music I find the same thing. Clarence Clemons
[ Able Answers Calmness Come Find Found Life Lives Mental Music Our Same Spiritual Thing]
The world I was born into was one filled with music. Martha Reeves
[ Born Filled Into Music World]
I was a nerd academically. But I was also an athlete and a musician. I never wanted to be shut out of any situation. I think it was that more than anything. Brian McKnight
[ Academically Also Any Anything Athlete More Musician Nerd Never Out Shut Situation Than Think Wanted]
I grew up with all kinds ofmusic, but my heart was particularly drawn to Country Music because of the guitar playing, the lyrics and of artists like Steve Warner and Vince Gill. Bryan White
[ Artists Because Country Drawn Grew Guitar Heart Kinds Lyrics Music Particularly Playing Steve Up Vince Warner]
We've got many different sides of music to us. John Otto
[ Different Got Many Music Sides Us]
Music is my way of getting away from everything. It means a lot to me. Jesse McCartney
[ Away Everything Getting Lot Means Music Way]
I was rather disappointed, because the one thing I wanted to gain from that opportunity was to add something to his music, and have him add something to mine. Michael Nyman
[ Add Because Disappointed Gain Him His Mine Music Opportunity Rather Something Thing Wanted]
No one should be allowed to make music as if he were made of wood. One must reproduce the musical text exactly, but not play like a stone. Olivier Messiaen
[ Allowed Exactly Made Make Music Musical Must Play Reproduce Should Stone Text Were Wood]
It isn't reasonable to expect that everyone in the world is a country music fan. Not yet, anyway. Charley Pride
[ Anyway Country Everyone Expect Fan Music Reasonable World Yet]
I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect. Julie Andrews
[ Asked Enough Film Fortunate Got Hit Huge Lady Lucky Maria Mary Music Poppins Respect Same Sound Terribly]
Applause that comes thundering with such force you might think the audience merely suffers the music as an excuse for its ovations. Alfred Jarry
[ Applause Audience Comes Excuse Force Merely Might Music Ovations Such Suffers Think Thundering]
I consider the Stooges to be pop music. Siobhan Fahey
[ Consider Music Pop Stooges]
You just pick up a chord, go twang, and you're got music. Sid Vicious
[ Chord Go Got Just Music Pick Twang Up]
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. Dick York
[ 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]
I am happy to make money. I want to make more money, make more music, eat Big Macs and drink Budweisers. Kid Rock Money
[ Am Big Drink Eat Happy Macs Make Money More Music Want]
Ringo is one of the world's true humans. The only one out those four guys, who did not have an agenda. Ringo was just into the music. Peter Tork
[ Agenda Did Four Guys Humans Into Just Music Only Out Ringo Those True World]
We've worked very hard as a band and would like to think we've got this far on the strength of our music. Caroline Corr
[ Band Far Got Hard Music Our Strength Think Very Worked Would]
If I get an idea for a song, I have a melody for it. I'm a musician first. I'm not limited by the fretboard. Brad Paisley
[ First Get Idea Limited Melody Musician Song]
I don't claim to be a musician, I didn't go to Julliard. Dick Dale
[ Claim Go Julliard Musician]
I am constantly being told that I have been a big influence for many people, including other musicians. Joan Armatrading
[ Am Been Being Big Constantly Including Influence Many Musicians Other Told]
Music can be made anywhere, is invisible and does not smell. W. H. Auden
[ Anywhere Does Invisible Made Music Smell]
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. Herbie Mann
[ Brazilian Bubbles Had Just Melody Mix Music Perfect Pick Play Rhythm Rhythmically Style Would]
I was into playing American music, especially the blues. Mark Knopfler
[ American Blues Especially Into Music Playing]
Basically, at some point, one day maybe you can expect to hear some of my music. I haven't really done that yet because my younger brother is a musician and really talented and I want him to come out with his music first. Stephen Dorff
[ Basically Because Brother Come Day Done Expect First Haven Hear Him His Maybe Music Musician Out Point Really Some Talented Want Yet Younger]
By 1969, when I celebrated 45 years in the music business, I also had 45 people in our musical family. Lawrence Welk
[ Also Business Celebrated Family Had Music Musical Our Years]
If not for music, I would probably be a very frustrated scientist. It's one way to answer the question, 'What is the meaning of life?' I feel music answers it better. Paula Cole
[ Answer Answers Better Feel Frustrated Life Meaning Music Probably Question Scientist Very Way Would]
Finally, I was no longer a student and was making music for myself. Kenny G
[ Finally Longer Making Music Myself Student]
The musicians I respected were much older than me. I expected them to cut my head, and they did. Wynton Marsalis
[ Cut Did Expected Head Much Musicians Older Respected Than Them Were]
I think it was 37 years that I did music. Barbara Mandrell
[ Did Music Think Years]
When I got old enough to go to night clubs to hear that music at the age of 15. Johnny Winter
[ Age Clubs Enough Go Got Hear Music Night Old]
I think music all the time. Roy Ayers
[ Music Think Time]
Although I enjoyed writing Film Music it was always a means to an end, in that it enabled me to keep a wife and family and write my classical music, which has always been my passion. Malcolm Arnold
[ Although Always Been Classical Enabled End Enjoyed Family Film Keep Means Music Passion Which Wife Write Writing]
There's a lot of reflection that goes on whenever I write a song - it's been a wild whirlwind last couple of years and there's a lot to talk about, and hopefully that's evident in the music. Nick Lachey
[ Been Couple Evident Goes Hopefully Last Lot Music Reflection Song Talk Whenever Whirlwind Wild Write Years]
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. Elfriede Jelinek
[ Against Composition Example Expose Kind Language Led Meaning Music Musical Play Process Sound Speak Their Then Training True Which Will Words]
So now, thirty years, forty years later, I mean, I could find a whole orchestra of a thousand to put these things together in New York City alone. In those days, if I could scrape up twenty musicians to do this it was something extraordinary. Gunther Schuller
[ Alone City Could Days Extraordinary Find Forty Later Mean Musicians New Now Orchestra Put Scrape Something These Things Thirty Those Thousand Together Twenty Up Whole Years York]
I believe that there are many interesting projects that are potentially possible for me other than game music, and therefore in my mind there are several things that are being contemplated. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Being Believe Contemplated Game Interesting Many Mind Music Other Possible Potentially Projects Several Than Therefore Things]
I think all music is a gift from God. Pharrell Williams
[ Gift God Music Think]
The Phantom, as well as being backed up by that music, it just so was a role that I identified with so powerfully. From the first second that I walked on to perform. Gerard Butler
[ Backed Being First Identified Just Music Perform Phantom Powerfully Role Second Up Walked Well]
No one likes to work for free. To copy an artist's work and download it free is stealing. It's hard work writing and recording music, and it's morally wrong to steal it. Gary Wright
[ Artist Copy Download Free Hard Likes Morally Music Recording Steal Stealing Work Writing Wrong]
Though everything else may appear shallow and repulsive, even the smallest task in music is so absorbing, and carries us so far away from town, country, earth, and all worldly things, that it is truly a blessed gift of God. Felix Mendelssohn
[ Absorbing Appear Away Blessed Carries Country Earth Else Even Everything Far Gift God May Music Repulsive Shallow Smallest Task Things Though Town Truly Us Worldly]
If it helped you get your music off the ground, I'm glad you done it. Carl Perkins
[ Done Get Glad Ground Helped Music Off Your]
I'd love to do my own music for sure. I'd love to have a band. Selena Gomez
[ Band Love Music Own Sure]
The music field was the first to break down racial barriers, because in order to play together, you have to love the people you are playing with, and if you have any racial inhibitions, you wouldn't be able to do that. Oscar Peterson
[ Able Any Barriers Because Break Down Field First Inhibitions Love Music Order Play Playing Racial Together]
If peace only had the music and pageantry of war, there'd be no wars. Sophie Kerr
[ Had Music Only Peace War Wars]
Music is another great pleasure of life. I like all sorts. Karolina Kurkova
[ Another Great Life Music Pleasure Sorts]
Rock became an incredible commercial success, people just became bored with serious music, and it was forgotten. Henry Flynt
[ Became Bored Commercial Forgotten Incredible Just Music Rock Serious Success]
That's kind of the mission statement for the label: to try to do great music that touches people's hearts. Ricky Skaggs
[ Great Hearts Kind Label Mission Music Statement Touches Try]
I know there are some labels that put out music for art's sake, but I don't know which ones. Joshua Homme
[ Art Know Labels Music Ones Out Put Sake Some Which]
Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music. Christian Nestell Bovee Music
[ Clothes First Food Fourth Great Material Music Shelter Then Want]
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once. Robert Browning Music
[ Feels Hears His Music Once Solitude]
Music is the tool to express life - and all that makes a difference. Herbie Hancock
[ Difference Express Life Makes Music Tool]
I don't limit my taste. There's some jazz that I like and there's some opera. I've been listening to what was essentially country music, but it crossed over to rock. Rick Moranis
[ Been Country Crossed Essentially Jazz Limit Listening Music Opera Over Rock Some Taste]
When it all started, record companies - and there were many of them, and this was a good thing - were run by people who loved records, people like Ahmet Ertegun, who ran Atlantic Records, who were record collectors. They got in it because they loved music. David Crosby
[ Atlantic Because Collectors Companies Good Got Loved Many Music Ran Record Records Run Started Them Thing Were]
Music remains the most strange of the materials because we don't understand what happens when music moves you. Michael Tippett
[ Because Happens Materials Most Moves Music Remains Strange Understand]
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. Kurtis Blow
[ Always Art Fence Hustler Kicked Kid Music Numbers Out Ran Sell Stick Them Up Used Weed Well]
Jazz has borrowed from other genres of music and also has lent itself to other genres of music. Herbie Hancock
[ Also Borrowed Genres Itself Jazz Lent Music Other]
Whether you like another band's music or not you never know who is going to take you out on tour or who you are going to be friends with and that is just something that is important to us. Adam Rich
[ Another Band Friends Going Important Just Know Music Never Out Something Take Tour Us Whether]
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. Wayne Coyne
[ Because Different Doing Element Experiments How Music Out Play Players Really Started Sure These Were Weren Where Would]
And why is our music called world music? I think people are being polite. What they want to say is that it's third world music. Like they use to call us under developed countries, now it has changed to developing countries, it's much more polite. Miriam Makeba
[ Being Call Called Changed Countries Developed Developing More Much Music Now Our Polite Say Think Third Under Us Use Want Why World]
When I perform Strauss, it is as if the music fits me like a glove. My voice seems to lie in a happy area in this music, which is lyrical and passionate at the same time. Kiri Te Kanawa
[ Area Fits Glove Happy Lie Lyrical Music Passionate Perform Same Seems Strauss Time Voice Which]
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? Joe Cocker
[ Actually America Audience Been Came Fans Had Interesting Kind Know Last Listened Mean Music Out Parents Said Their Tour Via]
Quite frankly, I've always listened to the black side of the radio dial. Where I grew up, there was a lot of it and there was a lot of live music around. Boz Scaggs
[ Always Around Black Dial Frankly Grew Listened Live Lot Music Quite Radio Side Up Where]
People can't just listen to the music and have their own imagination and take them where they wanna go. Ann Wilson
[ Go Imagination Just Listen Music Own Take Their Them Wanna Where]
If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music. Buck Owens
[ Because Contributions Country Fame Hall Made Music Put Some Want]
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. Maurice Blanchot
[ Ailment Delectable Display Isolates Lovers Makes Music Openly Painting Preference Proud Their Them]
I only write music for myself, I don't try and appeal to anyone else. Bryan Adams
[ Anyone Appeal Else Music Myself Only Try Write]
It's that kind of in-born music thing - I could pick up the guitar and play something. It's not something I consciously do. Ziggy Marley
[ Consciously Could Guitar Kind Music Pick Play Something Thing Up]
Music is not a commodity, it's a resource. Michelle Shocked
[ Commodity Music Resource]
My dad loved black singers. So listening to New Orleans music, eventually I wanted to play an instrument. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Black Dad Eventually Instrument Listening Loved Music New Orleans Play Singers Wanted]
My dad and I played music. He teaches me a song or two every time I'm home. Levon Helm
[ Dad Every Home Music Played Song Teaches Time Two]
When Coltrane died, a void appeared in this music that has not been filled yet. He maintained a forward motion in his work and did not look back. Bill Dixon
[ Appeared Back Been Coltrane Did Died Filled Forward His Look Maintained Motion Music Void Work Yet]
So I wanted to sing inspirational music, and that's exactly how I approached it - only the words have been changed to declare my relationship with God. Smokey Robinson
[ Approached Been Changed Declare Exactly God How Inspirational Music Only Relationship Sing Wanted Words]
Orchestras are not used to playing the kind of stuff jazz musicians like to play. It requires a lot of rehearsal and recording time, so it's much easier to do on a synth or sampler. So, we came up with that idea. Eberhard Weber
[ Came Easier Idea Jazz Kind Lot Much Musicians Orchestras Play Playing Recording Rehearsal Requires Stuff Synth Time Up Used]
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. Chris Lowe
[ Good Hate Hip Hop House Intolerance Lots Love Music Respect]
The Sound of Music was just such an honour to be in, because it was a movie that appeals to so many people, and they just loved it so much and they still love it to this day. Angela Cartwright
[ Appeals Because Day Honour Just Love Loved Many Movie Much Music Sound Still Such]
The reasons why I left were to do with my interest in Buddhism. There were experiences over a period of about six months which caused me to decide to give up music, so one morning I felt I had to go to E.G. Management and tell them. Jamie Muir
[ Buddhism Caused Decide Experiences Felt Give Go Had Interest Left Management Months Morning Music Over Period Reasons Six Tell Them Up Were Which Why]
I considered the years in Hollywood nothing but an interim. What I always wanted was to be was a musical comedy star. Arlene Dahl
[ Always Comedy Considered Hollywood Interim Musical Nothing Star Wanted 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. Billy Sheehan
[ Always Bass Different Instrument Instruments Listened Look Many Music Only Opposed Tried Types]
Personally, I think young musicians need to learn to play more than one style. Jazz can only enhance the classical side, and classical can only enhance the jazz. I started out playing classical, because you have to have that as a foundation. Doc Severinsen
[ Because Classical Enhance Foundation Jazz Learn More Musicians Need Only Out Personally Play Playing Side Started Style Than Think Young]
I did musicals from about age 10 to 18. Alison Lohman
[ Age Did Musicals]
It seems like bluegrass people have more great stories to tell than other musicians. Dan Fogelberg
[ Bluegrass Great More Musicians Other Seems Stories Tell Than]
A lot of the hip hop artists don't write music. They write words. Roy Ayers
[ Artists Hip Hop Lot Music Words Write]
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. Christina Applegate
[ Being Christmas Family Lights Love Music Really Snow]
What I've discovered is that in art, as in music, there's a lot of truth-and then there's a lie. The artist is essentially creating his work to make this lie a truth, but he slides it in amongst all the others. The tiny little lie is the moment I live for, my moment. It's the moment that the audience falls in love. Lady Gaga
[ Amongst Art Artist Audience Creating Discovered Essentially Falls His Lie Little Live Lot Love Make Moment Music Others Slides Then Tiny Truth Work]
You know, it's funny... when you're making money, people don't think you're playing jazz. Now when you're not making money, people think that you're a good jazz musician. Pete Fountain
[ Funny Good Jazz Know Making Money Musician Now Playing Think]
If children are not introduced to music at an early age, I believe something fundamental is actually being taken from them. Luciano Pavarotti
[ Actually Age Being Believe Children Early Fundamental Introduced Music Something Taken Them]
Musicians don't respect a lot of the stuff that is on TRL and a lot of musicians think that stuff on the radio is not good musically so when musicians say that they like us it obviously feels good. Adam Rich
[ Feels Good Lot Musically Musicians Obviously Radio Respect Say Stuff Think Us]
Music at times is more like perfume than mathematics. Gabriel Marcel
[ Mathematics More Music Perfume Than Times]
When I have sat at home with this God-given talent for music for a long time, somebody approaches me out of the blue and asks me to play for them. It's almost as though there's a force somewhere which is saying 'no sittin' around, out you go! Jeremy Spencer
[ Almost Approaches Around Asks Blue Force Go God-Given Home Long Music Out Play Sat Saying Sittin Somebody Somewhere Talent Them Though Time Which]
Music is a very integral part of the film, but it will not be as full of music as a Bollywood film. Roland Joffe
[ Film Full Integral Music Part Very Will]
I've messed myself up more playing music than when I played football. Zakk Wylde
[ Football Messed More Music Myself Played Playing Than Up]
I'm just trying to tell a good story and make thought-provoking, entertaining films. I just try and draw upon the great culture we have as a people, from music, novels, the streets. Spike Lee
[ Culture Draw Entertaining Films Good Great Just Make Music Novels Story Streets Tell Try Trying Upon]
I think music sharing of any kind is great. Talib Kweli
[ Any Great Kind Music Sharing Think]
I'll probably be 80 years old and still performing. Music is like fashion, it changes. But some things will always be the same. Toni Braxton
[ Always Changes Fashion Music Old Performing Probably Same Some Still Things Will Years]
I also dance to music that makes me feel sexy in front of a mirror. Alannah Myles
[ Also Dance Feel Front Makes Mirror Music Sexy]
Music should always be an adventure. Coleman Hawkins
[ Adventure Always Music Should]
I write emotional music. Les Baxter
[ Emotional Music Write]
I've always been suspicious of TV, I've always found music and video to be an unhappy marriage. Keith Richards
[ Always Been Found Marriage Music Suspicious Tv Unhappy Video]
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. Robert Palmer
[ Access Comes Favourite Growing Just Know Listening More Music Pillow Pirate Radio Then Through Track Under Until Up Your]
When they look back on me I want 'em to remember me not for all my wives, although I've had a few, and certainly not for any mansions or high livin' money I made and spent. I want 'em to remember me simply for my music. Jerry Lee Lewis
[ Although Any Back Certainly Em Few Had High Livin Look Made Mansions Money Music Remember Simply Spent Want Wives]
I like to listen to classical music... I like mainline jazz. Herb Alpert
[ Classical Jazz Listen Mainline Music]
I've managed to dodge the curse. Not all my family have. Of course, music helped me - music is all about civilization, about something worthwhile. It's all about ideas. Gordon Getty
[ Civilization Course Curse Dodge Family Helped Ideas Managed Music Something Worthwhile]
Every music - except dance music, which is for dancing, I suppose - is for the spirit of the human being, and not for the body. Klaus Schulze
[ Being Body Dance Dancing Every Except Human Music Spirit Suppose Which]
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more. George Byron
[ Deep Intrudes Less Lonely Love Man More Music Nature None Pleasure Rapture Roar Sea Shore Society Where Woods]
I began to think, now is the time. I found quite a lot of opposition in Hollywood about the idea of doing a film musical and we ended up having to buy the rights back. I'm glad we did because it meant John and I were able to make exactly the movie we wanted. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Able Back Because Began Buy Did Doing Ended Exactly Film Found Glad Having Hollywood Idea John Lot Make Meant Movie Musical Now Opposition Quite Rights Think Time Up Wanted Were]
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. Ornette Coleman
[ Color Got Music Notes Played Realize Regardless Same Title Western World]
Nashville was totally different than I ever dreamed. I had only seen the music business on television and been to a couple of concerts. I had no clue. Faith Hill
[ Been Business Clue Concerts Couple Different Dreamed Ever Had Music Nashville Only Seen Television Than Totally]
There is no telling what is going to happen in the music business in the next few years, hours, minutes, seconds. Giving artists the chance to produce and distribute their own material is great, very empowering. The technological changes that are happening so rapidly now, amongst all the opinions, are in truth, only two things, inevitable and unstoppable. Pauley Perrette
[ Amongst Artists Business Chance Changes Distribute Empowering Few Giving Going Great Happen Happening Hours Inevitable Material Minutes Music Next Now Only Opinions Own Produce Rapidly Seconds Technological Telling Their Thing]
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. Vince Gill
[ Country Divorce Father Finish Gone Had How Just Key Kinda Losing Loved Made Much Music Really Record Side Start Through Traditional]
It is hard to describe the thrill of creative joy which the artist feels when the conviction seizes her that at last she has caught the very soul of the character she wishes to portray, in the music and action which reveal it. Maria Jeritza
[ Action Artist Caught Character Conviction Creative Describe Feels Hard Her Joy Last Music Portray Reveal Seizes She Soul Thrill Very Which Wishes]
My dad was vehemently opposed to electric guitars. He did not look on that kind of music as legitimate in any way. Dan Fogelberg
[ Any Dad Did Electric Guitars Kind Legitimate Look Music Opposed Vehemently Way]
Music is the medicine of the mind. John A. Logan
[ Medicine Mind Music]
But what I think my emphasis is, is on the fact that I like music a lot. Bill Bruford
[ Emphasis Fact Lot Music Think]
The best rock musicians are the most exciting people in the world. James Daly
[ Best Exciting Most Musicians Rock World]
I really want younger audience members to see kids in their early 20's playing Frank's music and to be inspired to take things to a higher level themselves. Dweezil Zappa
[ Audience Early Frank Higher Inspired Kids Level Members Music Playing Really See Take Their Themselves Things Want Younger]
Music is a language, you see, a universal language. Sun Ra
[ Language Music See Universal]
Before I got Doctor Who, I went to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. I went back to take the final grade exam, which is the grade you have to take before you can take the teacher's diploma. Sarah Sutton
[ Back Before Diploma Doctor Drama Exam Final Got Grade Music School Take Teacher Went Which]
Musician jokes are a kind of joke that usually have to do with how much money someone makes. Musicians are always starving, so they're really mean to each other about who makes what. Jackson Browne
[ Always Each How Joke Jokes Kind Makes Mean Money Much Musician Musicians Other Really Someone Starving Usually]
When a singer truly feels and experiences what the music is all about, the words will automatically ring true. Montserrat Caballe
[ Automatically Experiences Feels Music Ring Singer True Truly Will Words]
Every few generations there are people who come along that change the way we look at the world, for musical enthusiasts Monk is one of these individuals. John Conyers
[ Along Change Come Enthusiasts Every Few Generations Individuals Look Monk Musical These Way World]
A lot of labels are hiring a lot more accountants than people that know music. Taylor Hanson
[ Accountants Hiring Know Labels Lot More Music Than]
But between sets I'd sneak over to the black places to hear blues musicians. It got to the point where I was making my living at white clubs and having my fun at the other places. Stevie Ray Vaughan
[ Between Black Blues Clubs Fun Got Having Hear Living Making Musicians Other Over Places Point Sets Sneak Where White]
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. Kid Rock
[ Any Even Kid Make More Music Other Power Rap Support Them Want Wants White]
Out there in the spotlight you're a million miles away and every ounce of energy you try to give away as the sweat pours out your body like the music that you play. Jon English
[ Away Body Energy Every Give Miles Million Music Ounce Out Play Pours Spotlight Sweat Try Your]
I'm not trying to stay in the same place and I'm not trying to compete with what's currently in fashion. That would be dishonest. But, at the same time, I'm different and the music reflects that to some degree. Eddie Money
[ Compete Currently Degree Different Dishonest Fashion Music Place Reflects Same Some Stay Time Trying Would]
The music that is played on the radio all the time or written about in magazines has nothing to do with musicianship. Dweezil Zappa
[ Magazines Music Musicianship Nothing Played Radio Time Written]
Rap actually comes out of punk rock, not black music. Stanley Crouch
[ Actually Black Comes Music Out Punk Rap Rock]
In most films music is brought in at the end, after the picture is more or less locked, to amplify the emotions the filmmaker wants you to feel. Ken Burns
[ After Amplify Brought Emotions End Feel Filmmaker Films Less Locked More Most Music Picture Wants]
That's what I think musicals will come to. No backstage stories, nothing of that sort. Vincente Minnelli
[ Backstage Come Musicals Nothing Sort Stories Think Will]
I did my own music videos, my own TV commercials. Helen Reddy
[ Commercials Did Music Own Tv Videos]
Every musician liked Peggy Lee, but not the general public. Mel Ferrer
[ Every General Lee Liked Musician Peggy Public]
One ends up relying on pure musical inspiration, and failing that, the music won't lead to anything good, or it will alienate all but the most die-hard fans. Boris Vian
[ Alienate Anything Ends Failing Fans Good Inspiration Lead Most Music Musical Pure Relying Up Will Won]
Actually, I never liked Dylan's kind of music before; I always thought he sounded just like Yogi Bear. Mick Ronson
[ Actually Always Bear Before Dylan Just Kind Liked Music Never Sounded Thought Yogi]
I didn't know if it would be a success-ful one, or what the stages would be, but I always saw myself as a lifetime musician and songwriter. Bruce Springsteen
[ Always Know Lifetime Musician Myself Saw Songwriter Stages Would]
With Frat House, at times I needed to make music that would reflect what these fraternity brothers might actually listen to, but still keep it within the realm of a score; it still had to lead the viewer through the scene, or just help create the mood. Jim Coleman
[ Actually Brothers Create Fraternity Had Help House Just Keep Lead Listen Make Might Mood Music Needed Realm Reflect Scene Score Still These Through Times Viewer Within Would]
I try to make sure that the Buddhism is more or less implicit in the music rather than explicit. Duncan Sheik
[ Buddhism Explicit Implicit Less Make More Music Rather Sure Than Try]
Imitation is being rewarded. They're learning that if you fit right in the mold, you get rewarded. Music is no longer a form of expression - it's a means to a lifestyle. Mike Watt
[ Being Expression Fit Form Get Imitation Learning Lifestyle Longer Means Mold Music Rewarded Right]
Music is extremely intuitive, which acting too in a different way. Katey Sagal
[ Acting Different Extremely Intuitive Music Too Way Which]
We all write the music, and then Mark and Tom write the lyrics. Travis Barker
[ Lyrics Mark Music Then Tom Write]
We don't really talk about music that much, to be honest with you. It's not some I usually - I can't really talk about other people's tracks never mind my own. Sean Booth
[ Honest Mind Much Music Never Other Own Really Some Talk Tracks Usually]
I don't like Tommy on Broadway at all. I like the music, I'm pleased with Pete's success but I don't like what they've done to it. Roger Daltrey
[ Broadway Done Music Pete Pleased Success Tommy]
My masters are strange folk with very little care for music in them. Johannes Sebastian Bach
[ Care Folk Little Masters Music Strange Them Very]
For me it's also - the music is equally as important. I mean I think as somebody who writes music, there just has to sort of be the marriage between both. Katey Sagal
[ Also Between Both Equally Important Just Marriage Mean Music Somebody Sort Think Writes]
I'm always going to get more of a charge playing Chicago than I will Duluth or some place like that. Just because of the history and the people there are way more knowledgeable than a lot of other cities. It's an amazing music scene with some great bands and great musicians. Matt Cameron
[ Always Amazing Bands Because Charge Chicago Cities Get Going Great History Just Knowledgeable Lot More Music Musicians Other Place Playing Scene Some Than Way Will]
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. John Hall
[ Again Artists Dc Everywhere Francisco Go Music New Over Play Playing Radio Same San Some Songs Stations Them Times Washington Week York]
Only one music comes out of me. Anthony Davis
[ Comes Music Only Out]
Because it's dance music, you can't really have a lot of changing in there. It's really not for me because there's too much repetition. I like more diversity. Ikue Mori
[ Because Changing Dance Diversity Lot More Much Music Really Repetition Too]
I'm a compulsive musician, but it's also a bloody good way out of having to do anything else. Alexis Korner
[ Also Anything Bloody Compulsive Else Good Having Musician Out Way]
I dress up a certain way because I respect the music. Wynton Marsalis
[ Because Certain Dress Music Respect Up Way]
A lot of my friends are struggling musicians. Being a struggling actor, it's just frustrating because you're not allowed to do what you want to do. Gina Gershon
[ Actor Allowed Because Being Friends Frustrating Just Lot Musicians Struggling Want]
I must say I've always composed music from the point of view of the performers. Walter Piston
[ Always Composed Music Must Performers Point Say View]
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. Bryn Terfel
[ Audience Barrier Both Instant Memorize Music Never Produces Recital Songs Use Yourself]
Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Beating Farthest Heart Heaven Into Loving Music Reached]
Hopefully people can see my music is tethered to my brain. John Mayer
[ Brain Hopefully Music See]
The success of Watermark surprised me. I never thought of music as something commercial; it was something very personal to me. Enya
[ Commercial Music Never Personal Something Success Surprised Thought Very]
Change is always happening. That's one of the wonderful things about jazz music. Maynard Ferguson
[ Always Change Happening Jazz Music Things Wonderful]
They all knew my name, but no one heard the music - I didn't look the same. Ricky Nelson
[ Heard Knew Look Music Name Same]
I have strong sentiments toward Iran, since I distinguish between the Iranian regime and the Iranian people. I highly esteem Iranian music and culture. Moshe Katsav
[ Between Culture Distinguish Esteem Highly Iran Iranian Music Regime Sentiments Since Strong Toward]
Music is an art form too. Sometimes other forms of art can be inspiring to the musician. Ken Hill
[ Art Form Forms Inspiring Music Musician Other Sometimes Too]
Songwriting is different from music, although I don't deny now that it would be nice to have a little more background in music theory. Neil Diamond
[ Although Background Deny Different Little More Music Nice Now Songwriting Theory Would]
I am musical and I enjoy theatre, but I never wanted to just do theatre. I always wanted to go into film. I love film. I loved growing up in the theatre, but I always wanted to do film all along. But, I still pursue music separately. Sabrina Lloyd
[ Along Always Am Enjoy Film Go Growing Into Just Love Loved Music Musical Never Pursue Separately Still Theatre Up Wanted]
Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. Berthold Auerbach Music
[ Away Dust Everyday Life Music Soul Washes]
I could hear and feel music going on in me, and I couldn't get it out. You can always depend on a guitar. Don Johnson
[ Always Could Depend Feel Get Going Guitar Hear Music Out]
Darlin... be-bop is the music of the future. Dexter Gordon
[ Future Music]
Soul has no musical geographical or racial boundaries. Roy Ayers
[ Boundaries Geographical Musical Racial Soul]
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. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Academic Been Between Confronted Could Music Official Relationship See Since Thing Tuition Whatever Writing]
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. Shania Twain
[ Music Only Reason Sell Solely Visual Your]
The ability to make music is a gift that you're born with; it's not something you can learn. Robin Trower
[ Ability Born Gift Learn Make Music Something]
Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are exuberant experiences. They send you out of the theater filled with music. John Lithgow
[ Cabaret Carousel Darkest Experiences Exuberant Filled Hit Look Music Musicals Out Send Side Story Theater West]
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. Aaron Eckhart
[ Actor Completely Control Editing Film Know Music Never Out Really Selection Shot Stock Takes Terms Use Your]
I'm just a musical prostitute, my dear. Freddie Mercury
[ Dear Just Musical]
What we ask of music, first and last, is that it communicate experience - experience of all kinds, vital and profound at its greatest, amusing or entertaining at another level. Roger Sessions
[ Amusing Another Ask Communicate Entertaining Experience First Greatest Kinds Last Level Music Profound Vital]
Actually John, Paul Rutherford, and Trevor Watts, and several other rather well known English jazz musicians had got their training by joining the Air Force, which was a pretty standard way for people to get some kind of musical education in those days. Evan Parker
[ Actually Air Days Education English Force Get Got Had Jazz John Joining Kind Known Musical Musicians Other Paul Pretty Rather Several Some Standard Their Those Training Watts Way Well Which]
When I dealt with set theory, I could never make it be the music that I wanted. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Could Dealt Make Music Never Set Theory Wanted]
We probably, as primitive people, made music before we actually had a language, and that's where language comes from. Debbie Harry
[ Actually Before Comes Had Language Made Music Primitive Probably Where]
So basically, I think music at its best can be everything. It can be totally stupid and very intellectual and emotional at the same time. I don't think all those things shut each other out. Ville Valo
[ Basically Best Each Emotional Everything Intellectual Music Other Out Same Shut Stupid Things Think Those Time Totally Very]
What passions cannot music raise or quell? John Dryden
[ Cannot Music Passions Quell Raise]
I was a ballet dancer and that kind of bled into musical theater. I was constantly in rehearsal for one thing or another. Jennifer Garner
[ Another Ballet Bled Constantly Dancer Into Kind Musical Rehearsal Theater Thing]
My big love was the Beatles. I was more into music. Gary Oldman
[ Beatles Big Into Love More Music]
I cannot write music. I cannot play the piano. Jayne Meadows
[ Cannot Music Piano Play Write]
Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing. Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation. Ronnie James Dio
[ Each Especially Everyone Generation Had Know Music Must Own Rock Roll Such Their Thing Yours]
I think music has gone through a period of something very severe, rather radical, rather the way painting did with cubism. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Cubism Did Gone Music Painting Period Radical Rather Severe Something Think Through Very Way]
My music, my whole approach to the synthesizer has completely changed now. John Frusciante
[ Approach Changed Completely Music Now Synthesizer Whole]
When it came to the music that we produced, I am pretty happy with what we did. Dave Blood
[ Am Came Did Happy Music Pretty Produced]
I thought people cared about music in a deep way, so I was writing to that spirit in people and in myself. It was me, thinking I knew what was up. Youth, who else can change the world? Kevin Eubanks
[ Cared Change Deep Else Knew Music Myself Spirit Thinking Thought Up Way World Writing Youth]
I did a theatrical musical, Annie Warbucks, when I was 11. We did a tour and we stopped by Los Angeles. Christina Milian
[ Angeles Annie Did Los Musical Stopped Theatrical Tour]
I alone of English writers have consciously set myself to make music out of what I may call the sound of sense. Robert Frost
[ Alone Call Consciously English Make May Music Myself Out Sense Set Sound Writers]
Nothing is capable of being well set to music that is not nonsense. Joseph Addison
[ Being Capable Music Nonsense Nothing Set Well]
You are the music while the music lasts. T. S. Eliot Music
[ Lasts Music While]
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. Cat Stevens
[ Acknowledge Allowed Certain Certainly Consider Encouraged Even Evidence Found Life Lot Music Muslims Prohibited Prophet Schools Show Some Studied Thought Times Various]
To me, the musical is best when it's a musical comedy. So if you have a very, very funny show, and very good, funny songs, that's what the musical does best. Eric Idle
[ Best Comedy Does Funny Good Musical Show Songs Very]
Canned music is like audible wallpaper. Alistair Cooke
[ Audible Canned Music Wallpaper]
I truly miss the genius of the music of John Lennon, as I'm sure everybody does. Peter Fonda
[ Does Everybody Genius John Lennon Miss Music Sure Truly]
I don't see how they can with most of my pieces, but I think it's unfortunate that they can through familiarity with flashy performances of a great deal of other music. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Deal Familiarity Flashy Great How Most Music Other Performances Pieces See Think Through Unfortunate]
I'm older than I was, and I'm still washed-up, and I haven't changed my music one iota. It's just much easier to do this when people are being nice to you. Ben Folds
[ Being Changed Easier Haven Iota Just Much Music Nice Older Still Than]
A lot of exercise is mindless; you can have music or the radio on and not be aware. But if you're aware in anything you do - and it doesn't have to be yoga - it changes you. Being present changes you. Mariel Hemingway
[ Anything Aware Being Changes Exercise Lot Mindless Music Present Radio Yoga]
And what classical music does best and must always do more, is to show this kind of transformation of moods, to show a very wide psychological voyage. And I think that's something that we as classical musicians have underestimated. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Always Best Classical Does Kind Moods More Music Musicians Must Psychological Show Something Think Transformation Underestimated Very Voyage Wide]
Slowly poetry becomes visual because it paints images, but it is also musical: it unites two arts into one. Eugenio Montale
[ Also Arts Because Becomes Images Into Musical Paints Poetry Slowly Two Unites Visual]
Being an American musician means being adventurous. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Adventurous American Being Means Musician]
Country music belongs to America. Bill Monroe
[ America Belongs Country Music]
Dance with a girl three times, and if you like the light of her eye and the tone of voice with which she, breathless, answers your little questions about horseflesh and music about affairs masculine and feminine, then take the leap in the dark. Anthony Trollope
[ Affairs Answers Breathless Dance Dark Eye Feminine Girl Her Leap Light Little Masculine Music Questions She Take Then Three Times Tone Voice Which Your]
Watch MTV and you can see what the music scene is like in England. The Spice Girls? Not a lot of creativity in the commercial area. There are still great musicians in England, but not a lot being heard that much. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Area Being Commercial Creativity England Girls Great Heard Lot Mtv Much Music Musicians Scene See Spice Still Watch]
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. Harvey Keitel
[ Andre Any Anyone Appearance Culture Effect Going Grateful Had Kind Much Music Presence Rap Strong Unfortunately Us Well Work]
I will be singing primarily all the songs from the musicals that I have been in from over the years. Elaine Paige
[ Been Musicals Over Primarily Singing Songs Will Years]
I feel fortunate about being able to make the music I want to make and getting away with it. Duncan Sheik
[ Able Away Being Feel Fortunate Getting Make Music Want]
I was bred and raised in a multi-cultural music background. Coco Lee
[ Background Bred Music Raised]
With our first two records we backed ourselves into a hole musically. Daniel Johns
[ Backed First Hole Into Musically Our Ourselves Records Two]
Music and silence combine strongly because music is done with silence, and silence is full of music. Marcel Marceau
[ Because Combine Done Full Music Silence Strongly]
It is my hope that during my brief passage through this universe, that I may share with you the joy of hearing the music of the stars... knowing that the composer was from a distant place and the songs were written eons ago, which now fall gently on this place for all to hear. Richard H. Baker
[ Ago Brief Composer Distant During Fall Gently Hear Hearing Hope Joy Knowing May Music Now Passage Place Share Songs Stars Through Universe Were Which Written]
Music always came first. I never set out to be an actor. David Soul
[ Actor Always Came First Music Never Out Set]
We play melodic music, we play songs, we play all kinds of things and when you improvise you don't just shut out different languages, you use all the languages that you have. Fred Frith
[ Different Improvise Just Kinds Languages Melodic Music Out Play Shut Songs Things Use]
Other people notice the same things but they don't think to put it to music. Ian Hunter
[ Music Notice Other Put Same Things Think]
Having this other career in music made me work harder as an actress. It's made me more professional. Mandy Moore
[ Actress Career Harder Having Made More Music Other Professional Work]
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. Terri Windling
[ American Any Celtic Early Except Folk Kind Lot Music Native Show Tunes]
I always preferred to hang out with the outcasts, 'cause they were cooler; they had better taste in music, for one thing, I guess because they had more time to develop one with the lack of social interaction they had! John Hughes
[ Always Because Better Cause Cooler Develop Guess Had Hang Interaction Lack More Music Out Outcasts Preferred Social Taste Thing Time Were]
If people are really excited about their music, and that's their primary motivation, then that comes through in demo tapes. That's the most important ingredient. Greg Ginn
[ Comes Demo Excited Important Ingredient Most Motivation Music Primary Really Tapes Their Then Through]
The difference between me and the newer artists is that I have the history with the architects, the masters that started the music. I know where the music came from. Ricky Skaggs
[ Architects Artists Between Came Difference History Know Masters Music Newer Started Where]
Every time you go in, it's like starting over. You don't know how you did the other records. You're learning all over. It's some weird musician amnesia, or maybe the road wipes it out. Beck
[ Amnesia Did Every Go How Know Learning Maybe Musician Other Out Over Records Road Some Starting Time Weird Wipes]
I'd love to be a saxophonist. I don't know why, but I pretend I'm the saxophonist when I listen to music. I have about as much chance playing the sax as I do learning how to fly. Richard Price
[ Chance Fly How Know Learning Listen Love Much Music Playing Pretend Sax Saxophonist Why]
Music is very influential to my writing, as are theater and film. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Film Influential Music Theater Very Writing]
Music is a continuum and the modern and avant-garde composers of today will be part of the standard repertoire 30 years from now. Neville Marriner
[ Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Composers Continuum Modern Music Now Part Repertoire Standard Today Will Years]
One of the reasons we survive as a band is that we are seen as a band of today. We don't want to be seen as a band that tours and plays old songs. We feel that we are making the best music of our careers. Andrew Fletcher
[ Band Best Careers Feel Making Music Old Our Plays Reasons Seen Songs Survive Today Tours Want]
Music, when soft voices die Vibrates in the memory. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Die Memory Music Soft Voices]
They look at what's more important, like subjects to help with the SAT's, etc. They miss that music is vital. It offers a break from a stressful day of science and math and it's different. Justin Guarini
[ Break Day Different Etc Help Important Look Math Miss More Music Offers Sat Science Stressful Subjects Vital]
You know, as you compose music, you're just off in your own world. You have no idea where reality is, so to have an idea of what people think is pretty hard. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Compose Hard Idea Just Know Music Off Own Pretty Reality Think Where World Your]
You know, musicians aren't very stable, in case you hadn't noticed. Josh Silver
[ Case Hadn Know Musicians Noticed Stable Very]
It's rather like attending a university seminar where you are talking to a few gifted specialists who deliver a paper to an audience of their peers. That's one way of making music. Gavin Bryars
[ Attending Audience Deliver Few Gifted Making Music Paper Peers Rather Seminar Specialists Talking Their University Way Where]
I came to town thinking that everybody had the same idea of what country music was that I did. Lee Ann Womack
[ Came Country Did Everybody Had Idea Music Same Thinking Town]
In my opinion I do not think I am a better guitarist than Ace, I honestly think we're both different, and we both brought something unique to the musical. Vinnie Vincent
[ Ace Am Better Both Brought Different Guitarist Honestly Musical Opinion Something Than Think Unique]
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. William Wordsworth
[ After Bore Heard Heart Hill Listened Long More Motionless Mounted Music Still Up]
Style has always been very important to us. We grew up in the '70s. Music was glam rock, punk rock and a very stylish movement. Nick Rhodes
[ Always Been Glam Grew Important Movement Music Punk Rock Style Stylish Up Us Very]
I really like Alan Jackson, in Country Music. I think he's really very, very talented along with George Jones, and Merle Haggard, the same old favorites. Tanya Tucker
[ Alan Along Country Favorites George Haggard Jackson Jones Merle Music Old Really Same Talented Think Very]
So, maybe you don't see blues so much in Styx's music but it is definitely part of Tommy's early music. James Young
[ Blues Definitely Early Maybe Much Music Part See Styx Tommy]
Poetry fettered, fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their poetry, painting, and music are destroyed or flourish. William Blake
[ Destroyed Fettered Fetters Flourish Human Music Nations Painting Poetry Proportion Race Their]
True music must repeat the thought and inspirations of the people and the time. My people are Americans and my time is today. George Gershwin
[ Americans Inspirations Music Must Repeat Thought Time Today True]
In other words, the celebrity gets out of hand, and if you're not careful, you will forget what you are about - and that is you are about making music that people want to hear. Johnny Mathis
[ Careful Celebrity Forget Gets Hand Hear Making Music Other Out Want Will Words]
Country music has changed tremendously, so what now is considered country was not considered country at that time. We were doing stuff that probably could have been called country music today, but would certainly have not have fit in at that time. Charlie Daniels
[ Been Called Certainly Changed Considered Could Country Doing Fit Music Now Probably Stuff Time Today Tremendously Were Would]
A painter paints his pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. We provide the music, and you provide the silence. Leopold Stokowski
[ Canvas His Music Musicians Paint Painter Paints Pictures Provide Silence Their]
Situation comedies are old-fashioned - they stick to formulas. I resent their music which is old fashioned. I resent the use of a laugh track. Bill Bixby
[ Comedies Fashioned Formulas Laugh Music Old Old-Fashioned Resent Situation Stick Their Track Use Which]
I had all the normal interests - I played basketball and I headed the school paper. But I also developed very early a great love for music and literature and the theater. Carlisle Floyd
[ Also Basketball Developed Early Great Had Headed Interests Literature Love Music Normal Paper Played School Theater Very]
You know, and it really doesn't have a lot to do with the movie. That's the trick to doing a good musical is that, if you take that music number out, there's less to the movie there. You would miss it. Trey Parker
[ Doing Good Know Less Lot Miss Movie Music Musical Number Out Really Take Trick Would]
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. Charlie Haden
[ Away Become Beings Come Discovering Good Great Human Inside Jazz Maybe Music Musician Musicians Person Striving Them Themselves Thinking Want]
Obviously classical music tends to be stuff that is usually at least a hundred years old. Steve Hackett
[ Classical Hundred Least Music Obviously Old Stuff Tends Usually Years]
I'll make music, whether or not anyone is listening, for the rest of my life. It's a natural form of expression for me, the same way I draw and write and sing. Brandon Boyd
[ Anyone Draw Expression Form Life Listening Make Music Natural Rest Same Sing Way Whether Write]
I think that if I had grown up and had been in show business and the movies twenty five, thirty years earlier, I think I would have made a lot more musical movies. Christopher Walken
[ Been Business Earlier Five Grown Had Lot Made More Movies Musical Show Think Thirty Twenty Up Would Years]
I supply the music for Vampires, which is a new series that's coming out. John Entwistle
[ Coming Music New Out Series Supply Vampires Which]
More labels should be like that. Instead of putting these records out myself, I should have just signed with them, but they probably don't like my music (laughs). Matthew Sweet
[ Instead Just Labels Laughs More Music Myself Out Probably Putting Records Should Signed Them These]
I started out doing musicals. Zooey Deschanel
[ Doing Musicals Out Started]
Disco was brand new then and there were a few jocks that had monstrous sound systems but they wouldn't dare play this kind of music. They would never play a record where only two minutes of the song was all it was worth. They wouldn't buy those types of records. Grandmaster Flash
[ Brand Buy Dare Disco Few Had Jocks Kind Minutes Monstrous Music Never New Only Play Record Records Song Sound Systems Then Those Two Types Were Where Worth Would]
I never listen to music in the house, I listen to music in the car. Peter Tork
[ Car House Listen Music Never]
Punk was defined by an attitude rather than a musical style. David Byrne
[ Attitude Defined Musical Punk Rather Style Than]
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. Aimee Mann
[ Care Good Great Important More Movie Music Other Part Really Record Say Stuff Thing Used Want Way Where]
Then certainly for a musician timing becomes something that is immediately accessible as a concept, because it's a necessity in ones everyday performance. Robert Fripp
[ Accessible Because Becomes Certainly Concept Everyday Immediately Musician Necessity Ones Performance Something Then Timing]
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. Lucy Larcom
[ Could Defied Discords Drown Enough Fly High Incessant Machinery Make Music Slave Them Thoughts Would]
I probably won't be able to hear it until five years from now anyway. That's when I always hear my own music. It takes five years to sit down with it after not hearing it for a couple of years. Alan Vega
[ Able After Always Anyway Couple Down Five Hear Hearing Music Now Own Probably Sit Takes Until Won Years]
I think hopefully we've got enough brain cells left to decide if our music is really worth something. Will Champion
[ Brain Cells Decide Enough Got Hopefully Left Music Our Really Something Think Worth]
I mean, I haven't been completely lacking in some enjoyment of Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly. But I just didn't pay attention to that period of music, obviously. Warren Zevon
[ Attention Been Berry Buddy Chuck Completely Enjoyment Haven Holly Just Lacking Mean Music Obviously Pay Period Some]
The moment at which music reveals its true nature is contained in the ancient exercise of the theme with variations. The complete mystery of music is explained right there. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Ancient Complete Contained Exercise Explained Moment Music Mystery Nature Reveals Right Theme True Variations 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. James Weldon Johnson
[ Any Congregation Emotions Experience Fervor Heard Heart Human May Missed Most Musical Negro Never Old Person Religious Sing Songs Spell These Thrilling Under Which]
It's what the Pixies always said about music - they were writing songs and just trying not to be boring. That was their main motivation and it worked for them. I remember reading that and thinking that was the way to do it. Jonny Greenwood
[ Always Boring Just Main Motivation Music Pixies Reading Remember Said Songs Their Them Thinking Trying Way Were Worked Writing]
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. Benjamin Britten Music
[ Beautiful Beauty Cruel Disappointment Everlasting Freedom Know Loneliness Love Monotony Music Nature Pain Should Strength]
All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians. Thelonious Monk
[ Mathematicians Musicians Subconsciously]
They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art. Charlie Parker
[ Art Boundary Line Man Music Teach]
I played Big Band jazz music. I wasn't into rock and roll. I was just there because it was a living. I surprised everyone. I'm still surprising people. Bobby Vinton
[ Band Because Big Everyone Into Jazz Just Living Music Played Rock Roll Still Surprised Surprising]
I'm trying to bring a new generation into the musical theater and to create a new audience. Jerry Herman
[ Audience Bring Create Generation Into Musical New Theater Trying]
I had a vision how it should sound and I put all my knowledge into this product and it is a fantastic product. People still tell me that I have the best musical thing there. Miroslav Vitous
[ Best Fantastic Had How Into Knowledge Musical Product Put Should Sound Still Tell Thing Vision]
Poetry teaches us music, metaphor, condensation and specificity. Walter Mosley
[ Metaphor Music Poetry Specificity Teaches Us]
I talk to people who are musicians, and they go, Oh this is hell. And I go, Are you kidding me? You never put tar paper on a roof, did ya? Chris Isaak
[ Did Go Hell Kidding Musicians Never Oh Paper Put Roof Talk Tar Ya]
I can see me continuing to make the best music I can, and let the chips fall where they may. Lee Ann Womack
[ Best Chips Continuing Fall Make May Music See Where]
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. Herb Alpert
[ Always Interesting Looking Make Music Musicians Producing Records Selfishly Something Songs Will Working]
I was always really into the music rather than the scene. Rhona Mitra
[ Always Into Music Rather Really Scene Than]
We are like violins. We can be used as doorstops, or we can make music. Barbara Sher
[ Make Music Used Violins]
I wondered how people would take me being a country music singer. I thought about deviating from that and singing other things. But... it doesn't really make sense for me to try to be something that I'm not. Carrie Underwood
[ Being Country How Make Music Other Really Sense Singer Singing Something Take Things Thought Try Wondered Would]
I have never learned to read or write music so I am not a virtuoso musician like the others you mentioned. I am completely unable to play like them because I never learned classical music, I just developed my own crazy style! Ken Hensley
[ Am Because Classical Completely Crazy Developed Just Learned Mentioned Music Musician Never Others Own Play Read Style Them Unable Virtuoso Write]
Europeans really provided many venues over there and hailed the jazz artists, and a lot of musicians went over there and stayed over there for a long time. A lot of them moved over there, lived over there, and died over there. Sonny Rollins
[ Artists Died Europeans Hailed Jazz Lived Long Lot Many Moved Musicians Over Provided Really Stayed Them Time Venues Went]
One of the things I particularly enjoyed doing was taking raw sound from locations during the film, like the candy machine, and writing pieces of music to go with them, which is totally unnecessary within the context of the film, because they have their own logic. Fred Frith
[ Because Candy Context Doing During Enjoyed Film Go Locations Logic Machine Music Own Particularly Pieces Raw Sound Taking Their Them Things Totally Unnecessary Which Within Writing]
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. Joan Jett
[ Band Better Face Good Minute Music Nothing Rock Roll Seeing Songs Straight Sweaty Than Think Three Up Your]
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. William Shenstone
[ Even Felt Frequently Lines Most Musical Period Poetry Preeminently Prose Quoted Recollected Scripture Texts Those Which]
Times of my life, brief periods without music, have completely felt dangerously over the edge. Tom Jenkinson
[ Brief Completely Dangerously Edge Felt Life Music Over Periods Times Without]
I love to sing! To be in a movie with musical number is the coolest thing ever! Ashley Tisdale
[ Coolest Ever Love Movie Musical Number Sing Thing]
Jazz is the only music in which the same note can be played night after night but differently each time. Ornette Coleman
[ After Differently Each Jazz Music Night Note Only Played Same Time Which]
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. Jack Irons
[ Along Broadcasts Did Family First Jam January Live Many Monkey Moved Musicians Other Pearl Radio Seattle Their Wrench]
I think that our goal in Good Charlotte is just to be Good Charlotte, and whatever happens, whatever that means, we dont even know, and make music and whatever. Joel Madden
[ Charlotte Dont Even Goal Good Happens Just Know Make Means Music Our Think Whatever]
I'm there to make a kind of theatrical music that is desperately missing in my life. And if other people don't like it, I'm very unhappy, but I can't do anything about that. Richard Foreman
[ Anything Desperately Kind Life Make Missing Music Other Theatrical Unhappy Very]
The only thing that I miss lately in all music is somebody that will put out a melody that you can whistle. It doesn't seem like there's anything happening like that. Merle Haggard
[ Anything Happening Lately Melody Miss Music Only Out Put Seem Somebody Thing Whistle Will]
I was just going more for what I've always been influenced by, European music. Kip Winger
[ Always Been European Going Influenced Just More Music]
Improvised music involves a lot of intuition and I like developing intuition. Fred Frith
[ Developing Improvised Intuition Involves Lot Music]
If you're going to make a musical, don't cartoon it from the play. Make it better than the play. Have a reason for making it sing. Jerome Lawrence
[ Better Cartoon Going Make Making Musical Play Reason Sing Than]
By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet. Thomas Merton Nature
[ Am Around Blue Charged Cooler Deeper Feel Feet Fire Glory God Green Music Nature Pure Reading Renewed Scriptures Seems Sky Trees Under Whole World]
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. Loretta Lynn
[ Any Ate Came Cars Could Country Dirty First Gave Hardly Hotels Lived Music Nashville Old Respect]
Not that there weren't great shows, and not that there wasn't plenty of fine music played. It's just that the consistency and the height of where we could take it, with the help of the audience, was less, I felt, in the '90s. Phil Lesh
[ Audience Consistency Could Felt Fine Great Height Help Just Less Music Played Plenty Shows Take Weren Where]
I want my music to leave an indelible mark. Roger Miller
[ Indelible Leave Mark Music Want]
If you're a musician or actor, you know that if you're successful, some level of fame goes along with that. You're prepared. But how often does that happen to a programmer? Shawn Fanning
[ Actor Along Does Fame Goes Happen How Know Level Musician Often Prepared Programmer Some Successful]
Music has an intrinsic value that touches Americans - they love their music, and want more. Hilary Rosen
[ Americans Intrinsic Love More Music Their Touches Value Want]
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. Christina Milian
[ Doing Focus Fun Homework Inspires Listening Lot Movies Music Practice Studying Time Watching]
Music is a form of prayer. Toru Takemitsu
[ Form Music Prayer]
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. Michael Schenker
[ Art Artistic Artists Beautiful Comes Copy Doing Expression God Music Personal Really Something Why Within]
Music is what I must do, business is what I need to do and politics is what I have to do. Bob Geldof
[ Business Music Must Need Politics]
Having good health, being able to breathe and be happy, that's one of the most beautiful gifts. On top of that, I have the gift to play music and make people happy through that. I'm just telling you from my heart, I'm so in love with life. Roy Ayers
[ Able Beautiful Being Breathe Gift Gifts Good Happy Having Health Heart Just Life Love Make Most Music Play Telling Through Top]
Music is a beautiful opiate, if you don't take it too seriously. Henry Miller
[ Beautiful Music Opiate Seriously Take Too]
The magic of playing has to do with how much everyone wants it to succeed. If you have five players in a situation where the music is being improvised and one is determined it is not going to succeed, it won't succeed even if one of the musicians takes control. Bill Dixon
[ Being Control Determined Even Everyone Five Going How Improvised Magic Much Music Musicians Players Playing Situation Succeed Takes Wants Where Won]
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'. Joan Miro
[ Am Called Cross Described Eloquence Equivalent Immobile John Looking Movement Music Mute Silence Something St Term Think Which Would]
Yes, it must be something that goes very well with my voice, let's say something that I understand that this would be good communication with the others, and I don't pretend for instance, to look for music that would be something that doesn't go with my personality. Victoria de los Angeles
[ Communication Go Goes Good Instance Look Music Must Others Personality Pretend Say Something Understand Very Voice Well Would Yes]
Classical, Romantic, and Baroque music, that's what I really like. Joan Armatrading
[ Baroque Classical Music Really Romantic]
I went to the Conservatory of Music in school in Rome. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Conservatory Music Rome School Went]
Soul music is pain - you can hear the slaves, the beatin' and the hurtin'. Link Wray
[ Hear Music Pain Slaves Soul]
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. Deborah Cox
[ Any Approach Being Dance Different Doing Hip-Hop Long Music Opinion Really Remix Remixes See Song Than Truth Version]