Quotations that match 'music'.

You're just sort of searching for this "thing" and sometimes you get it and sometimes you don't. All music is imperfect, but in jazz since you're improvising, at least the way I play, I'm trying to follow my train of thought in a solo. John Abercrombie
[ Follow Get Imperfect Improvising Jazz Just Least Music Play Searching Since Solo Sometimes Sort Thing Thought Train Trying Way]
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]
I got the regular call, that they were doing a Broadway musical of Hairspray, and would I come and audition. I was familiar with the movie, because at the time it came out my lover wrote for Premiere magazine, and we had to see everything. Harvey Fierstein
[ Audition Because Broadway Call Came Come Doing Everything Familiar Got Had Hairspray Lover Magazine Movie Musical Out Premiere Regular See Time Were Would Wrote]
People make music to get a reaction. Music is communication. Yoko Ono
[ Communication Get Make Music Reaction]
Music is the strongest form of magic. Marilyn Manson
[ Form Magic Music Strongest]
One of the interesting things here is that the people who should be shaping the future are politicians. But the political framework itself is so dead and closed that people look to other sources, like artists, because art and music allow people a certain freedom. Thom Yorke
[ Allow Art Artists Because Certain Closed Dead Framework Freedom Future Here Interesting Itself Look Music Other Political Politicians Shaping Should Sources Things]
The music comes first. When Geoff has made something the inspiration comes automatically. His music is very expressive. But still is is a very difficult process: I have to add something to his music, not push it away. It has to be equal, and I find that very difficult. Beth Gibbons
[ Add Automatically Away Comes Difficult Equal Expressive Find First His Inspiration Made Music Process Push Something Still Very]
I'm actually doing a show. from my shed. on the internet. but it won't be music or anything, it's more to do with drinking and smoking. it's an art piece. Vince Clarke
[ Actually Anything Art Doing Drinking Internet More Music Piece Shed Show Smoking Won]
His words and music weren't just joined; they were inseparably married. John Corry
[ His Inseparably Joined Just Married Music Were Weren Words]
Only one music comes out of me. Anthony Davis
[ Comes Music Only Out]
The earth has grown old with its burden of care, but at Christmas it always is young, the heart of the jewel burns lustrous and fair, and its soul full of music breaks the air, when the song of angels is sung. Phillips Brooks
[ Air Always Angels Breaks Burden Burns Care Christmas Earth Fair Full Grown Heart Jewel Music Old Song Soul Sung Young]
If you look at music, you see theme, variation, you see symmetry, asymmetry, you see structure, and these are related to skills in the real world. Dave Van Ronk
[ Look Music Real Related See Skills Structure Symmetry Theme These Variation World]
I am terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music will be put on records forever. Arthur Sullivan
[ Am Bad Forever Hideous Much Music Put Records Terrified Thought Will]
But it is equally necessary to consider the implications for a society if there are fewer and fewer young people making music because we are economising on music schools or musical education in schools. Johannes Rau
[ Because Consider Education Equally Fewer Implications Making Music Musical Necessary Schools Society Young]
I've never believed in cheapening music by going according to what some people think is public taste. Les Baxter
[ According Believed Going Music Never Public Some Taste Think]
I rented a house, recorded the stuff in a house. Just took my time 'cuz sometimes it's just rush, rush, rush. I just wanna live and play music. Ziggy Marley
[ Cuz House Just Live Music Play Recorded Rented Rush Sometimes Stuff Time Took Wanna]
If I'm inspired and music inspires me, then I will continue to play it. Ben Harper
[ Continue Inspired Inspires Music Play Then Will]
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]
Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one when it is woven. Walter Benjamin
[ Built Composed Good Musical Prose Stage Steps Textile Three Work Woven]
Eventually we want to do a puppet musical with turntables in the orchestra pit. Eric San
[ Eventually Musical Orchestra Pit Puppet Turntables Want]
Music can also be a sensual pleasure, like eating food or sex. But its highest vibration for me is that point of taking us to a real understanding of something in our nature which we can very rarely get at. It is a spiritual state of oneness. Terry Riley
[ Also Eating Food Get Highest Music Nature Oneness Our Pleasure Point Rarely Real Sensual Sex Something Spiritual State Taking Understanding Us Very Vibration Which]
Gospel music rhythms are not African in origin, although I know that's what the jazz experts say. Mahalia Jackson
[ African Although Experts Gospel Jazz Know Music Origin Rhythms Say]
Music is at once the product of feeling and knowledge, for it requires from its disciples, composers and performers alike, not only talent and enthusiasm, but also that knowledge and perception which are the result of protracted study and reflection. Alban Berg
[ Alike Also Composers Disciples Enthusiasm Feeling Knowledge Music Once Only Perception Performers Product Protracted Reflection Requires Result Study Talent Which]
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 like music because it's the only invisible art form. Sean Lennon
[ Art Because Form Invisible Music Only]
'Musician' is not a very respected title. I'm not a musician. Lydia Lunch
[ Musician Respected Title Very]
Music in this film is a very important part. Maximilian Schell
[ Film Important Music Part Very]
You know, when I hear music, I just hear the whole thing. Meg White
[ Hear Just Know Music Thing Whole]
I wish to share and pass down some of my generation's traits, and encourage young people to create their own art, music, and literature. David Amram
[ Art Create Down Encourage Generation Literature Music Own Pass Share Some Their Traits Wish Young]
I wasn't really writing with anything commercial in mind I just wanted to create some new music. Billy Sherwood
[ Anything Commercial Create Just Mind Music New Really Some Wanted Writing]
Absolute 80's is three hours of mainstream 80's music. I also do New Wave Nation that is more cutting edge. It is more punk stuff from the 70's to the 90's. Nina Blackwood
[ Absolute Also Cutting Edge Hours Mainstream More Music Nation New Punk Stuff Three Wave]
But still as compared to many, many orchestras in the world, I think you find a lot more new music and living composers on our programs than many other places. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Compared Composers Find Living Lot Many More Music New Orchestras Other Our Places Programs Still Than Think World]
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]
The people in Japan know more about the history of jazz and the musicians than the people in the United States do. Billy Higgins
[ History Japan Jazz Know More Musicians States Than United]
Maybe some people have written us off, but I think the new music today has also invigorated us. Lou Gramm
[ Also Invigorated Maybe Music New Off Some Think Today Us Written]
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]
Musicians can run this state better than politicians. We won't get a lot done in the mornings, but we'll work late and be honest. Kinky Friedman
[ Better Done Get Honest Late Lot Mornings Musicians Politicians Run State Than Won Work]
Music should be able to invoke the natural emotions in all human beings. Music is not notes fixed on apiece of paper. Toru Takemitsu
[ Able Apiece Beings Emotions Fixed Human Invoke Music Natural Notes Paper Should]
Right around the end of the fifties, college students and young people in general, began to realize that this music was almost like a history of our country - this music contained the real history of the people of this country. Jackson Browne
[ Almost Around Began College Contained Country End Fifties General History Music Our Real Realize Right Students Young]
I've made a life and career as a professional musician. Melissa Auf der Maur
[ Career Life Made Musician Professional]
The music we're playing now is based on my heritage, which is Russian, Romanian and Hungarian. Herbie Mann
[ Based Heritage Hungarian Music Now Playing Russian Which]
Working with Benny was important for me and for black musicians in general. Lionel Hampton
[ Benny Black General Important Musicians Working]
The big turning point, really, was the Beatles' influence on American folk music, and then Roger took it to the next step, and then along came the Lovin' Spoonful and everybody else. Barry McGuire
[ Along American Beatles Big Came Else Everybody Folk Influence Music Next Point Really Roger Spoonful Step Then Took Turning]
What 'jazz' means to me is the worst kind of working conditions, the worst in cultural prejudice. The term 'jazz' has come to mean the abuse and exploitation of black musicians. Maxim Gorky
[ Abuse Black Come Conditions Cultural Exploitation Jazz Kind Mean Means Musicians Prejudice Term Working Worst]
Music is like a huge release of tension. James Taylor
[ Huge Music Release Tension]
Actually, I've had very little classical training, although I love listening to classical music very much. Benny Green
[ Actually Although Classical Had Listening Little Love Much Music Training Very]
The study of music was a family interest. Emanuel Celler
[ Family Interest Music Study]
The whole problem can be stated quite simply by asking, "Is there a meaning to music?" My answer would be, "Yes." And "Can you state in so many words what the meaning is?" My answer to that would be, "No." Aaron Copland
[ Answer Asking Many Meaning Music Problem Quite Simply State Stated Whole Words Would Yes]
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]
That was my way, and I also use the music after five years, I started hearing opera, opera, it was very good instrument to keep the spirit very strong because you feel like you are yourself singing opera, and I used to hear a lot of opera, they send me tapes. Mordechai Vanunu
[ After Also Because Feel Five Good Hear Hearing Instrument Keep Lot Music Opera Send Singing Spirit Started Strong Tapes Use Used Very Way Years Yourself]
My favorite musical? I don't. It changes all the time. I'm just a diehard, I'm totally old school, like I'll sit and watch, if they are re-doing Oklahoma in New York, I will be the first one there. Trey Parker
[ Changes Diehard Favorite First Just Musical New Oklahoma Old School Sit Time Totally Watch Will York]
The thrill of hearing your own voice recorded is still there, I still love it, going into the studio and thinking how can I sing this song and between the producers and the musicians you find a way of doing it. Cliff Richard
[ Between Doing Find Going Hearing How Into Love Musicians Own Producers Recorded Sing Song Still Studio Thinking Thrill Voice Way Your]
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 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]
I titled the album Reflections because I am reflecting on my music career. Miriam Makeba
[ Album Am Because Career Music Reflecting Reflections Titled]
I don't use composers. I research music the way I research the photographs or the facts in my scripts. Ken Burns
[ Composers Facts Music Photographs Research Scripts Use Way]
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]
As far as I was concerned the important thing was that the music was getting the attention as well as me so it was always a great way to get more of the public to connect with classical music, and opera particularly. Lesley Garrett
[ Always Attention Classical Concerned Connect Far Get Getting Great Important More Music Opera Particularly Public Thing Way Well]
It's Frank's painting on the cover. We were originally going to use a Salvador Dali painting that we got permission from Salvador Dali to use, and Frank found this one, and it really did fit the music much more. Alice Cooper
[ Cover Dali Did Fit Found Frank Going Got More Much Music Originally Painting Permission Really Salvador Use Were]
If you can make the family life and the music work together that's wonderful. If you can make it work. Edwin Starr
[ Family Life Make Music Together Wonderful Work]
My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary. Martin Luther
[ Been Full Heart Music Often Overflowing Refreshed Sick Weary Which]
There's an awful lot of resources that can be drawn upon in an improvised music concert. Fred Frith
[ Awful Concert Drawn Improvised Lot Music Resources Upon]
I don't like rap music at all. I don't think it's music. It's just a beat and rapping. Nina Simone
[ Beat Just Music Rap Rapping Think]
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]
The first music I was exposed to was Stravinsky and I loved it but I don't remember it. Leo Kottke
[ Exposed First Loved Music Remember Stravinsky]
I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water. Ray Charles Music
[ Already Arrived Blood Born Food Force Heart Inside Kidneys Liver Music Necessity Parts Ribs Scene Water Within]
Gay nightclubs offer better dance music. Jack Davenport
[ Better Dance Gay Music Nightclubs Offer]
I would have hated to been locked into music for the last 20 years and not been able to have a family. Jerry Only
[ Able Been Family Hated Into Last Locked Music Would Years]
Black music has increased my enjoyment of what I do. It has increased my range, my ability to reach into myself and accept myself. Michael Bolton
[ Ability Accept Black Enjoyment Increased Into Music Myself Range Reach]
I started studying music at the age of five and a half. My older sister was taking piano lessons. When her teacher left our apartment, I would get up on the piano bench and start picking out the notes that were part of my sister's lessons. Marvin Hamlisch
[ Age Apartment Bench Five Get Half Her Left Lessons Music Notes Older Our Out Part Piano Picking Sister Start Started Studying Taking Teacher Up Were Would]
This music that was supposed to only come from tapes like in any restaurant. Something would happened. One bird will start to do a little jazz thing, and another bird will start to answer. John Hench
[ Another Answer Any Bird Come Happened Jazz Little Music Only Restaurant Something Start Supposed Tapes Thing Will Would]
Everyone deserves music. Michael Franti
[ Deserves Everyone Music]
I record all of my music with authentic instruments in a studio before we start editing, doing many, many versions. The music shapes the film as we edit so it has an organic relationship to the content. Ken Burns
[ Authentic Before Content Doing Edit Editing Film Instruments Many Music Organic Record Relationship Shapes Start Studio Versions]
It was 100 percent music. There was no ego involved, no attitudes, no black and white, it was pure music. Lee Konitz
[ Attitudes Black Ego Involved Music Percent Pure White]
It's funny how the music industry is enraged about the Internet and the way things are copied without being paid for. But you know why people steal the music? Because they can't afford the music. Tom Petty
[ Afford Because Being Copied Enraged Funny How Industry Internet Know Music Paid Steal Things Way Why Without]
I never walked the streets of New York hoping to be a musical comedy star. For one thing, they would have thought I was too tall, because l was five feet eight and a half, and they were all little bitty things running around in the studio at that time. Esther Williams
[ Around Because Comedy Eight Feet Five Half Hoping Little Musical Never New Running Star Streets Studio Tall Thing Things Thought Time Too Walked Were Would York]
My mother had to explain that one couldn't compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed. Sergei Prokofiev
[ Because Compose Composed Explain Had Himself Mother Music Piece]
My intention when I came into this industry was to be a musician, not necessarily a recording artist, just a musician in general. And that's the reason I went to college and got my degree, which has been great for me. It's helped me a lot with my career. Jon Secada
[ Artist Been Came Career College Degree General Got Great Helped Industry Intention Into Just Lot Musician Necessarily Reason Recording Went Which]
It's very easy to be cynical about the hall of fame. But on the other hand, it's really a beautiful thing for someone like me. I dedicated my entire life to this music. Tom Petty
[ Beautiful Cynical Dedicated Easy Entire Fame Hall Hand Life Music Other Really Someone Thing Very]
I mean the public likes it more in Europe than they do here because the state supported organizations have felt that playing contemporary music was part of the education of the public. Elliott Carter
[ Because Contemporary Education Europe Felt Here Likes Mean More Music Organizations Part Playing Public State Supported Than]
I've never been in the music industry, only acting. Victoria Jackson
[ Acting Been Industry Music Never Only]
I did a concert... in September with the Berlin Philharmonic... They're great musicians, and there's always something to learn from them. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Always Berlin Concert Did Great Learn Musicians Philharmonic September Something Them]
We will miss George for his sense of love, his sense of music and his sense of laughter. Ringo Starr
[ George His Laughter Love Miss Music Sense Will]
People are going deaf because music is played louder and louder, but because they're going deaf, it has to be played louder still. Milan Kundera
[ Because Deaf Going Louder Music Played Still]
There's a lot of good musicians who are unheard of. Get it down before they pass away. Brownie McGhee
[ Away Before Down Get Good Lot Musicians Pass Unheard]
Today a record producer is even more involved and is often the production's sole musician, one person playing all the instruments one-by-one. Tony Visconti
[ Even Instruments Involved More Musician Often Person Playing Producer Production Record Sole Today]
You don't need any brains to listen to music. Luciano Pavarotti
[ Any Brains Listen Music Need]
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]
My music is all about an idealistic human personality. I have 19th-century ideals. Gordon Getty
[ Human Idealistic Ideals Music Personality]
I know there's some kind of history to mountain music-like it came from Ireland or England or Scotland and we kept up the tradition. Loretta Lynn
[ Came England History Ireland Kept Kind Know Mountain Scotland Some Tradition Up]
I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or at so light a price, as the moment I owe to a newly heard musical phrase. Stendhal
[ Ever Gave Had Heard Light Moment Musical Newly Owe Phrase Price Sweet Think Woman]
The music stuff has been very difficult. It's got to be right, and even then, it better be on key. Michael Winslow
[ Been Better Difficult Even Got Key Music Right Stuff Then Very]
We're all music fans and we just love being in a band, and that's why we do it. Joel Madden
[ Band Being Fans Just Love Music Why]
For that reason you can't write with music playing, and anyone who says he can is either writing badly, or not listening to the music, or lying. You need to hear what you're writing, and for that you need silence. Philip Pullman
[ Anyone Badly Either Hear Listening Lying Music Need Playing Reason Says Silence Write Writing]
The lyrics are constructed as empirically as the music. I don't set out to say anything very important. Brian Eno
[ Anything Constructed Empirically Important Lyrics Music Out Say Set Very]
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]
With our first two records we backed ourselves into a hole musically. Daniel Johns
[ Backed First Hole Into Musically Our Ourselves Records Two]
A voice expressing emotion in a musical way moves on. It's like the finale of the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) - the world turns in on itself, as a universe unto itself, in the shape of one human being. Dwight Yoakam
[ Being Emotion Expressing Finale Human Itself Moves Movie Musical Odyssey Shape Space Turns Universe Unto Voice Way World]
My operas usually come from musical ideas rather than ideas about subject matter. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Come Ideas Matter Musical Operas Rather Subject Than Usually]
At the same time, I definitely want to expand my fan base but not at the expense of prostituting my music or heart. George Duke
[ Base Definitely Expand Expense Fan Heart Music Same Time Want]
We never considered ourselves to be a good band or anything, we just thought we were playing for fun and we wanted to play music that sounded like Black Sabbath or Soundgarden or the music we were into at that time. Daniel Johns
[ Anything Band Black Considered Fun Good Into Just Music Never Ourselves Play Playing Sabbath Sounded Soundgarden Thought Time Wanted Were]
The music that I play and that I like is traditional music, maybe it's because of my age. Compay Segundo
[ Age Because Maybe Music Play Traditional]
I love to play music. Gavin DeGraw
[ Love Music Play]
I am not doing something that it is experimental music in relation to classical music. Joanna Newsom
[ Am Classical Doing Experimental Music Relation Something]
We're not like pop musicians who have to perform the same top ten tunes every night of a tour. Oscar Peterson
[ Every Musicians Night Perform Pop Same Ten Top Tour Tunes]
The music industry is a strange combination of having real and intangible assets: pop bands are brand names in themselves, and at a given stage in their careers their name alone can practically gaurantee hit records. Richard Branson
[ Alone Assets Bands Brand Careers Combination Given Having Hit Industry Intangible Music Name Names Pop Practically Real Records Stage Strange Their Themselves]
I love making music and I'm falling in love with making records, so it's like having two girlfriends. But I can handle it. Snoop Dogg
[ Falling Girlfriends Handle Having Love Making Music Records Two]
Well, I've had a lot of different experiences in music over the years. And not everything you do can satisfy everybody's idealised version of you. Elvis Costello
[ Different Everybody Everything Experiences Had Lot Music Over Satisfy Version Well Years]
I wanna show that gospel, country, blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, rock 'n' roll are all just really one thing. Those are the American music and that is the American culture. Etta James
[ American Blues Country Culture Gospel Jazz Just Music Really Rhythm Rock Roll Show Thing Those Wanna]
Music is the one part of the entertainment business where you can't fool anybody into buying a record. Nile Rodgers
[ Anybody Business Buying Entertainment Fool Into Music Part Record Where]
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]
I love putting the music together. It's like art. Erykah Badu
[ Art Love Music Putting Together]
The world is full of musicians who can play great, and you wouldn't cross the road to see them. It's people who have this indefinable attitude that are the good ones. Nick Lowe
[ Attitude Cross Full Good Great Indefinable Musicians Ones Play Road See Them World]
Perhaps two million years ago the creatures of a planet in some remote galaxy faced a musical crisis similar to that which we earthly composers face today. George Crumb
[ Ago Composers Creatures Crisis Earthly Face Faced Galaxy Million Musical Perhaps Planet Remote Similar Some Today Two Which Years]
But you know in the contemporary art world, you pose a very interesting conundrum. All sorts of people collect very contemporary art, yet when it comes to the music which is analogous to that sort of art, they are not interested, or perhaps even hostile. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Analogous Art Collect Comes Contemporary Even Hostile Interested Interesting Know Music Perhaps Pose Sort Sorts Very Which World Yet]
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Ceasing Exquisite Had Music Passed Seemed She]
I don't read the press, I don't watch endless music TV. Ed O'Brien
[ Endless Music Press Read Tv Watch]
When I was 15, I did not know nothing about what concerned the world of music. Maurice Jarre
[ Concerned Did Know Music Nothing World]
A love of classical music is only partially a natural response to hearing the works performed, it also must come about by a decision to listen carefully, to pay close attention, a decision inevitably motivated by the cultural and social prestige of the art. Charles Rosen
[ Also Art Attention Carefully Classical Close Come Cultural Decision Hearing Inevitably Listen Love Motivated Music Must Natural Only Partially Pay Performed Prestige Response Social Works]
My dad's music was a great inspiration to me. Julian Lennon
[ Dad Great Inspiration Music]
I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn't want to copy anybody. Bill Monroe
[ Anybody Carve Copy Determined Music Out Own Want]
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]
But working with Dre, I grew up with his music, so I'm still like more a fan. Obie Trice
[ Dre Fan Grew His More Music Still Up Working]
The biggest misconception about us is that we're just a rock band. We think our music is a cross-section of many genres; a hybrid of what the six of us have grown up on. Brad Delson
[ Band Biggest Cross-Section Genres Grown Hybrid Just Many Misconception Music Our Rock Six Think Up Us]
We groove off of everything, any sort of live show. The inner dialogue you're having with yourself, between you and the music, is for me the search for God. Tina Weymouth
[ Any Between Dialogue Everything God Groove Having Inner Live Music Off Search Show Sort Yourself]
I walk my dogs. I garden a little. I play a bit of tennis. Basically when I have spare time I'm making music. Bill Mumy
[ Basically Bit Dogs Garden Little Making Music Play Spare Tennis Time Walk]
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]
Even my family laughed at me because they thought this young guy who's always stuttering in front of other people should be in front of 100 musicians and talk to them and leading them. Kurt Masur
[ Always Because Even Family Front Guy Laughed Leading Musicians Other Should Stuttering Talk Them Thought Young]
The first Decline I did was out of sheer love and appreciation for the music. In 1977, it was more about bands, because punk was a new form of music. It was groundbreaking and political. Penelope Spheeris
[ Appreciation Bands Because Decline Did First Form Love More Music New Out Political Punk Sheer]
It's about the music and that's it. I'm not an entertainer. But I do entertain people, see what I mean? Liam Gallagher
[ Entertain Entertainer Mean Music See]
Music had always been the handmaid of the Roman liturgy. Richard Morris
[ Always Been Had Handmaid Liturgy Music Roman]
One cannot imagine Scots music and song without the contribution of Burns. Len G. Murray
[ Burns Cannot Contribution Imagine Music Scots Song Without]
What came to me as a revelation was the use of rhythm in developing an overall structure in music. Philip Glass
[ Came Developing Music Overall Revelation Rhythm Structure Use]
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]
One of the things that's clear to me from interviews that I've read is that the more popular successful jazz musicians had audiences above and beyond the music community. Branford Marsalis
[ Above Audiences Beyond Clear Community Had Interviews Jazz More Music Musicians Popular Read Successful Things]
John was great to work with, and a lot of fun. I wish I'd had the chance to make more music with him, of course, and to get to know him better. Tony Levin
[ Better Chance Course Fun Get Great Had Him John Know Lot Make More Music Wish Work]
I'd seen musicians act, and it scares me. And they make more money than me. Tim Roth
[ Act Make Money More Musicians Scares Seen Than]
This music has been around since before the beard on Moses. I happed to do it very well and I happen to have a lot of groovy songs that I know people are going to dig. I know more about it than you do. George Thorogood
[ Around Beard Been Before Dig Going Groovy Happen Know Lot More Moses Music Since Songs Than Very Well]
If you listen to a lot of music, it gradually seeps into your consciousness or your unconsciousness and comes out in your music. John Abercrombie
[ Comes Consciousness Gradually Into Listen Lot Music Out Unconsciousness Your]
When music fails to agree to the ear, to soothe the ear and the heart and the senses, then it has missed the point. Maria Callas
[ Agree Ear Fails Heart Missed Music Point Senses Soothe Then]
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule. Nevertheless one had better know the rules, for they sometimes guide in doubtful cases, though not often. Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus
[ Better Cases Composed Doubtful Ear Feeling Guide Had Instinct Know Life Music Must Nevertheless Often Rule Rules Sometimes Though]
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]
I feel that Christian music is a subculture directed towards the Christians. It's not really being exposed to non-Christians and it's not really created for non-Christians, so non-Christians almost never hear any of this music. Larry Norman
[ Almost Any Being Christian Christians Created Directed Exposed Feel Hear Music Never Non-Christians Really Subculture Towards]
Shooting this one was kind of like a two month party, we would literally play music between takes, and other movies that were shooting on our lot would play hookey, come over and hang out and stuff. We had a great time. Mike Myers
[ Between Come Great Had Hang Kind Literally Lot Month Movies Music Other Our Out Over Party Play Shooting Stuff Takes Time Two Were Would]
And then the last album, "Get It", was done over a shorter period of time and I started using other musicians, as opposed to playing all the instruments myself like I did on the other two. Dave Edmunds
[ Album Did Done Get Instruments Last Musicians Myself Opposed Other Over Period Playing Shorter Started Then Time Two Using]
All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians. Thelonious Monk
[ Mathematicians Musicians Subconsciously]
If we ask a vague question, such as, 'What is poetry?' we expect a vague answer, such as, 'Poetry is the music of words,' or 'Poetry is the linguistic correction of disorder.' A. R. Ammons
[ Answer Ask Correction Disorder Expect Linguistic Music Poetry Question Such Vague Words]
I always want to write erotic music... Not only about the love between men and women, but in a much more universal sense - about the sensuality of the mechanism of the universe... about life. Toru Takemitsu
[ Always Between Life Love Mechanism Men More Much Music Only Sense Sensuality Universal Universe Want Women Write]
That's the exact concept behind the music: to take that kind of, I guess whatever you want to call it, jazz sensibility - but not have it be about solos. Charlie Hunter
[ Behind Call Concept Exact Guess Jazz Kind Music Sensibility Solos Take Want Whatever]
I still have a passion for the music, which is such a beautiful thing. I still wake up in the middle of the night out of a dream and have a melody in my head, and run to my piano. Teena Marie
[ Beautiful Dream Head Melody Middle Music Night Out Passion Piano Run Still Such Thing Up Wake Which]
You feel the music needs something but you don't know what. So you start searching, fitting, measuring, trying. Every time you try another angle. And sometimes that's frustrating, especially if you don't come up with something for three days. Beth Gibbons
[ Angle Another Come Days Especially Every Feel Fitting Frustrating Know Measuring Music Needs Searching Something Sometimes Start Three Time Try Trying Up]
I remember when I was coming up, the music stores where you could get guitar strings was where I got my records from. Now the place where you get your records from is where you can get your DJ mats and your mixers. Jam Master Jay
[ Coming Could Dj Get Got Guitar Mats Music Now Place Records Remember Stores Strings Up Where Your]
I don't like to be entertaining. I don't like the feeling of being entertaining. If there was a musical or a comedy that was not just for entertainment but was rooted in something I could relate to on a real level, then I think I would do it. Ryan Gosling
[ Being Comedy Could Entertaining Entertainment Feeling Just Level Musical Real Relate Rooted Something Then Think Would]
But I wish they would make a musical of some kind. I miss musicals so much. You don't see them anymore. Dick Van Dyke
[ Anymore Kind Make Miss Much Musical Musicals See Some Them Wish Would]
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 British may not know much about music, but they certainly loves the noise it makes. Richard Baker
[ British Certainly Know Loves Makes May Much Music Noise]
Do not rely on unplanned music; it comes out as though it were planned, but planned by someone you cross the street to avoid. Robert Ashley
[ Avoid Comes Cross Music Out Planned Rely Someone Street Though Were]
Well, first of all, they're all about the music and all I care about in my professional career is the music. Ronnie Spector
[ Care Career First Music Professional Well]
At the art college in Edinburgh someone arranged for some London groups to come up and play. I was in a supporting band, with Bernie Green I think. Derek Bailey was one of the visiting musicians. He seemed to like my playing and asked me to come down to London. Jamie Muir
[ Arranged Art Asked Bailey Band College Come Derek Down Edinburgh Green Groups London Musicians Play Playing Seemed Some Someone Supporting Think Up Visiting]
For me, I go in and play a few Christian songs for an audience, and now I have people come up and not tell me I'm great, but tell me that my music is helping save their lives, helping them in the Lord, and helping them end their vices. Rick Derringer
[ Audience Christian Come End Few Go Great Helping Lives Lord Music Now Play Save Songs Tell Their Them Up Vices]
I began the process of recording myself seriously in the fall of 1999. If I could finish an album of my own music, I would. Five years later I am happy to say I have. Jack Irons
[ Album Am Began Could Fall Finish Five Happy Later Music Myself Own Process Recording Say Seriously Would Years]
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Able Art Attain Attraction Changing Childish Great Guess How Interest Keep Key Know Learn Might Music Must Piece Read Simply Song Soul Suggest Teaching Then Up Vary Will]
If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together. Richard M. Nixon Music
[ Beautiful Black Make Music Must Notes Play Together Want White]
Music is something I must do, business is something I need to do, and Africa is something I have to do. That's the way it breaks down in my life. Bob Geldof
[ Africa Breaks Business Down Life Music Must Need Something Way]
Frank was the BOSS and was not open to anything that was not from his head. There were no arguments about music because if you did, he would show you where the door was. Period. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Anything Arguments Because Boss Did Door Frank Head His Music Open Period Show Were Where Would]
I've always expressed my love for fashion through my music. Lil' Kim
[ Always Expressed Fashion Love Music Through]
The Western musical canon came about not merely by accumulation, but by opposition and subversion, both to the ruling powers on whom composers depended for their livelihoods and to other musics. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Accumulation Both Came Canon Composers Depended Livelihoods Merely Musical Musics Opposition Other Powers Ruling Subversion Their Western Whom]
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]
As interesting as that music can occasionally be, I don't think it really replaces the other. George Crumb
[ Interesting Music Occasionally Other Really Replaces Think]
There's rises and falls and ups and downs in all music. Tim McGraw
[ Downs Falls Music Rises Ups]
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]
Any band that is out there chasing it is doing more destruction to music then someone who is out there playing what they truly feel. Bret Michaels
[ Any Band Chasing Destruction Doing Feel More Music Out Playing Someone Then Truly]
Billie Holiday I never met, but I love her music. Nichelle Nichols
[ Billie Her Holiday Love Met Music Never]
When I want 30 musicians in the orchestra, I get 30. Les Baxter
[ Get Musicians Orchestra Want]
I miss the 80's as well, it was a truly great decade for music. Vinnie Vincent
[ Decade Great Miss Music Truly Well]
I think if I were over there in America, protest music would be more important. But I'm not going. Nina Simone
[ America Going Important More Music Over Protest Think Were Would]
I think it should be ambitious and good music does deal with life and art and all these wonderful things. Jonny Greenwood
[ Ambitious Art Deal Does Good Life Music Should These Things Think Wonderful]
If peace only had the music and pageantry of war, there'd be no wars. Sophie Kerr
[ Had Music Only Peace War Wars]
I didn't plan on rock-n-roll. I wanted to learn jazz; I got to know some people doing rock-n-roll with jazz, and I thought I could make some money playing music. Robby Krieger
[ Could Doing Got Jazz Know Learn Make Money Music Plan Playing Rock-N-Roll Some Thought Wanted]
But music can save your life sometimes. It probably saved me from working in a bank or something. That's a kind of salvation right there. Richard Thompson
[ Bank Kind Life Music Probably Right Salvation Save Saved Something Sometimes Working Your]
I cut myself off from the mainstream of jazz. It stood me in good stead later on, as a musician. Dave Van Ronk
[ Cut Good Jazz Later Mainstream Musician Myself Off Stead Stood]
I remember a moment when the Prince went back to his old school, Grammar School in Melbourne, and slightly to his horror his old music teacher produced a cello. Anthony Holden
[ Back Cello Grammar His Horror Melbourne Moment Music Old Prince Produced Remember School Slightly Teacher Went]
So all of the music had reference, or is inspired by something of the dharma that I've come in contact with. Joseph Jarman
[ Come Contact Dharma Had Inspired Music Reference Something]
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of perfect disorder. John Ruskin Music
[ Depraved Disorder Healthy Music Order Perfect Teacher]
The industry does have some influence on who gets other awards. With the Mercury Prize, they don't. Jon comes from the business, but his heart is still very much in the music. Currently, we have about 12 major names that have said they want to be a part of MUDDA. Peter Gabriel
[ Awards Business Comes Currently Does Gets Heart His Industry Influence Jon Major Mercury Much Music Names Other Part Prize Said Some Still Very Want]
Music was around in my family in two ways. My mother would occasionally sing to me, but I was mostly stimulated by the classical music my father had left behind. I had an ear for music, I suppose, so that's what began my interest in music. Tom Glazer
[ Around Began Behind Classical Ear Family Father Had Interest Left Mostly Mother Music Occasionally Sing Stimulated Suppose Two Ways Would]
My first encounter with a Kelly was not on a musical scale. It was from primary school. Dave and I went to primary school together and we were like boy scouts. Wayne Wonder
[ Boy Dave Encounter First Kelly Musical Primary Scale School Scouts Together Went Were]
We should read music in the same way that an educated adult will read a book: in silence, but imagining the sound. Zoltan Kodaly
[ Adult Book Educated Imagining Music Read Same Should Silence Sound Way Will]
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]
I don't have any message in the music. Music will be fine as long as you take care of yourself. John McLaughlin
[ Any Care Fine Long Message Music Take Will Yourself]
Certain kinds of speed, flow, intensity, density of attacks, density of interaction... Music that concentrates on those qualities is, I think, easier achieved by free improvisation between people sharing a common attitude, a common language. Evan Parker
[ Achieved Attacks Attitude Between Certain Common Concentrates Density Easier Flow Free Improvisation Intensity Interaction Kinds Language Music Qualities Sharing Speed Think Those]
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]
The music business looks like, you know, innocent schoolboys compared to the TV business. They care about nothing but profit. Tom Petty
[ Business Care Compared Innocent Know Looks Music Nothing Profit Tv]
For me, music and life are all about style. Miles Davis
[ Life Music Style]
A jazz musician is a juggler who uses harmonies instead of oranges. Benny Green
[ Harmonies Instead Jazz Juggler Musician Oranges Uses]
I like any reaction I can get with my music. Just anything to get people to think. I mean if you can get a whole room full of drunk, stoned people to actually wake up and think, you're doing something. Jim Morrison
[ Actually Any Anything Doing Drunk Full Get Just Mean Music Reaction Room Something Stoned Think Up Wake Whole]
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]
I fell into lyric writing because of music. I backed into it. Stephen Sondheim
[ Backed Because Fell Into Lyric Music Writing]
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life. Ludwig van Beethoven
[ Between Life Mediator Music Sensual Spiritual]
I'd like to tour, but again, to tour my music now would take a bigger band. Kip Winger
[ Again Band Bigger Music Now Take Tour Would]
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]
Music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance... poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music. Ezra Pound
[ Atrophy Begins Dance Departs Far Gets Music Poetry Too]
Don't make music for some vast, unseen audience or market or ratings share or even for something as tangible as money. Though it's crucial to make a living, that shouldn't be your inspiration. Do it for yourself. Billy Joel
[ Audience Crucial Even Inspiration Living Make Market Money Music Ratings Share Some Something Tangible Though Unseen Vast Your Yourself]
I played music all through school and I kind of performed that way. Ewan McGregor
[ Kind Music Performed Played School Through Way]
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]
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]
We shot 'High School Musical' in eight weeks. I spent longer rehearsing for 'Hairspray' than filming 'High School Musical'. Zac Efron
[ Eight Filming Hairspray High Longer Musical Rehearsing School Shot Spent Than Weeks]
You can never rely on musicians. I quit high school at one point to make a go of it with this band and we kept breaking up. So I went back to school. David James Elliott
[ Back Band Breaking Go High Kept Make Musicians Never Point Quit Rely School Up Went]
I'm a businesswoman. I am a music lover. I like for people to like my music. When you listen to top 40 radio, you hear pop stuff. You hear rock stuff. You hear all these different influences. Lee Ann Womack
[ Am Businesswoman Different Hear Influences Listen Lover Music Pop Radio Rock Stuff These Top]
I would like to win the Pulitzer Prize. I would like to win the Nobel Prize. I would like to win a Tony award for the Broadway musical I'm now working on. Aside from these, my aspirations are modest ones. Evan Hunter
[ Aside Aspirations Award Broadway Modest Musical Nobel Now Ones Prize Pulitzer These Tony Win Working Would]
When you look at what we spend on entertainment, whether it's on CDs, music, DVDs, there is so much money invested in that, people want to know a little more about the stars they're paying to see or hear. Mary Hart
[ Cds Dvds Entertainment Hear Invested Know Little Look Money More Much Music Paying See Spend Stars Want Whether]
My ideal day would be to get a good work out in, listen to music, talk to my family and friends on the phone, read and go to a good movie. Steve Nash
[ Day Family Friends Get Go Good Ideal Listen Movie Music Out Phone Read Talk Work Would]
A man can stand a lot as long as he can stand himself. He can live without hope, without friends, without books, even without music, as long as he can listen to his own thoughts. Axel Munthe
[ Books Even Friends Himself His Hope Listen Live Long Lot Man Music Own Stand Thoughts Without]
What I like best about music is when time goes away. Bob Weir
[ Away Best Goes Music Time]
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]
Jazz is not the kind of music you are going to learn to play in three or four years or that you can just get because you have some talent for music. Wynton Marsalis
[ Because Four Get Going Jazz Just Kind Learn Music Play Some Talent Three Years]
I'm not in it for the money. I like music. I love to write music. I can't imagine myself not playing or singing or writing. It would just drive me crazy if I didn't. Paul Simon
[ Crazy Drive Imagine Just Love Money Music Myself Playing Singing Would Write Writing]
I wanted to get my recording and become a musician again, work; with other people, do that kind of thing because I kind of got away from that for a while once we started happening, you know, selling records, sold out concerts. Bootsy Collins
[ Again Away Because Become Concerts Get Got Happening Kind Know Musician Once Other Out Recording Records Selling Sold Started Thing Wanted While Work]
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]
I use rock and jazz and blues rhythms because I love that music. I hope my poetry has a relationship with good-time rock'n roll. Adrian Mitchell
[ Because Blues Hope Jazz Love Music Poetry Relationship Rhythms Rock Roll Use]
I have to go back to my younger days, when I just adored Hollywood musicals. Julie Harris
[ Adored Back Days Go Hollywood Just Musicals Younger]
It was the early days of Rock 'n' Roll in this country. We were all struggling to learn music, it might be Country, Jazz, Classical, Blues or even Rock 'n' Roll. Jim Sullivan
[ Blues Classical Country Days Early Even Jazz Learn Might Music Rock Roll Struggling Were]
I don't trawl record shops anymore. I usually hear music in bars or at friends' houses. Andrew Eldritch
[ Anymore Bars Friends Hear Houses Music Record Shops Usually]
Using music to promote hate seems to be the bastardisation of music to me. Chris Lowe
[ Hate Music Promote Seems Using]
I am really a very shy person. If I appear, it is because of the music, not because I want to be seen. Enya
[ Am Appear Because Music Person Really Seen Shy Very Want]
I think the problem with a lot of the fusion music is that it's extremely predictable, it's a rock rhythm and the solos all play the same stuff and they play it over and over again and there's a certain musical virtuosity involved in it. Ken Burns
[ Again Certain Extremely Fusion Involved Lot Music Musical Over Play Predictable Problem Rhythm Rock Same Solos Stuff Think]
I want to promote poetry to the point where you got all the baldhead kids running around doing poetry, getting the music out of the way and having only words, the spoken word, and then see what happens. Russell Simmons
[ Around Doing Getting Got Happens Having Kids Music Only Out Poetry Point Promote Running See Spoken Then Want Way Where Word Words]
Schools are really bad now. Schools are not only bad in reading, writing and arithmetic, they're worse in cultural aspects, like in music and art. They don't teach you anything. John Kricfalusi
[ Anything Arithmetic Art Aspects Bad Cultural Music Now Only Reading Really Schools Teach Worse Writing]
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]
I've always been incredibly lucky that the music that I make, other people like it. Sarah McLachlan
[ Always Been Incredibly Lucky Make Music Other]
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not to say that the instrumentation is always unique, but that the relationship between the sound and the image is unique. Carter Burwell
[ Always Between Each Film Given Hopefully Image Instrumentation Musical Own Relationship Say Sound Unique Voice Which]
Genius is a word too often tossed around in musical circles. Stanley Jordan
[ Around Circles Genius Musical Often Too Tossed Word]
Most musicians count at the beginning, and never count and talk to their musicians after that. They only talk to them at the end of the song. But I would count with them and talk. Roy Ayers
[ After Beginning Count End Most Musicians Never Only Song Talk Their Them Would]
If you want to play somebody's music, you'd better go into his house. Herbie Mann
[ Better Go His House Into Music Play Somebody Want]
I've been playing music all my life, from being a choir soloist at Symphony Hall as a youngster to playing in bands through high school and college at Kent State. Went in the service at 17, out before I was 21. Arthur Godfrey
[ Bands Been Before Being Choir College Hall High Kent Life Music Out Playing School Service State Symphony Through Went Youngster]
Mike Patton is a genius... It is definitely the hardest music I've ever played. Dave Lombardo
[ Definitely Ever Genius Hardest Mike Music Patton Played]
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 never listened to country music growing up. Deana Carter
[ Country Growing Listened Music Never Up]
The more I do in my life, the more I can write music about new experiences. Ken Hill
[ Experiences Life More Music New Write]
Creativity and artistic endeavors have a mission that goes far beyond just making music for the sake of music. Herbie Hancock
[ Artistic Beyond Creativity Endeavors Far Goes Just Making Mission Music Sake]
The musician - if he be a good one - finds his own perception prompted by the poet's perception, and he translates the expression of that perception from the terms of poetry into the terms of music. John Drinkwater
[ Expression Finds Good His Into Music Musician Own Perception Poet Poetry Prompted Terms Translates]
Ain't nobody making music to not be heard and the easiest way to be heard is to be on the radio, but you should never compromise who you are, your values or your morals. Talib Kweli
[ Compromise Easiest Heard Making Morals Music Never Nobody Radio Should Values Way Your]
My approach is to be part of a band that makes music, not hit songs. Adam Jones
[ Approach Band Hit Makes Music Part Songs]
I'm naturally going to react to that and he'll bring out elements in my musical character that were lying dormant, because I'm relating what he's playing. Benny Green
[ Because Bring Character Dormant Elements Going Lying Musical Naturally Out Playing React Relating Were]
I think I have a more wider scope for music, I have more taste for music. Dennis Brown
[ More Music Scope Taste Think Wider]
Instrumental music is increasingly marginalized and there's just no outlet, there's no venue for it, in terms of media. David Sanborn
[ Increasingly Instrumental Just Marginalized Media Music Outlet Terms Venue]
There are more bad musicians than there is bad music. Isaac Stern
[ Bad More Music Musicians Than]
Then, when the Depression came, all of this changed completely. Since that time, the entire public is of a very different sort and there was not so much support for contemporary music in a direct way. Elliott Carter
[ Came Changed Completely Contemporary Depression Different Direct Entire Much Music Public Since Sort Support Then Time Very Way]
Music is art, art is life, and we are who we are, and all of these aforementioned women, unless they should choose not to, will be performing well into the next many decades because they are great artists. Lara St. John
[ Aforementioned Art Artists Because Choose Decades Great Into Life Many Music Next Performing Should These Unless Well Will Women]
All music is folk music. I ain't never heard a horse sing a song. Louis Armstrong
[ Folk Heard Horse Music Never Sing Song]
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]
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]
You know, I'm the 1st black solo MC from Detroit. I didn't do the 50 Cent sales but hey... I got a long career, I'm still young and I'm trying to bring really good music. Obie Trice
[ Black Bring Career Cent Detroit Good Got Hey Know Long Music Really Sales Solo Still Trying Young]
I don't see it in terms of changing things, but rather using language and music as weapons for fighting a mainstream media which is predominately right wing, and loyal to the political framework and its corporate interests. Thom Yorke
[ Changing Corporate Fighting Framework Interests Language Loyal Mainstream Media Music Political Predominately Rather Right See Terms Things Using Weapons Which Wing]
I would love to be able to pursue music as a career but honestly, I'm just not good enough. Shawn Ashmore
[ Able Career Enough Good Honestly Just Love Music Pursue Would]
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself. Truman Capote
[ Born Does Fine Just Knowing Laws Learn Light Music Painting Perspective Rearrange Rules Shade Suit Them Then Writing Yourself]
The fact that people still know us is, in my opinion, a result of our music and of the big money that runs the music industry today. The people who control the industry are accountants who recycle everything in new, nostalgic packages, and everything else, to make more money. Rick Wright
[ Accountants Big Control Else Everything Fact Industry Know Make Money More Music New Nostalgic Opinion Our Packages Recycle Result Runs Still Today Us]
Brazilian music has many of the ingredients that I strive for in my own music: Strong melodies and a disciplined but intense rhythmic concept, and interesting harmonies. Chuck Mangione
[ Brazilian Concept Disciplined Harmonies Ingredients Intense Interesting Many Melodies Music Own Rhythmic Strive Strong]
In America, music is more tightly categorized. Ednita Nazario
[ America Categorized More Music Tightly]
I like the fact that music is more abstract. Bryan Ferry
[ Abstract Fact More Music]
Then I was lucky I met with my future husband, and I started new life with my husband, and I was happy again. He was a musician. I start to travel with him through Europe also and around the former Soviet Union. Olga Korbut
[ Again Also Around Europe Former Future Happy Him Husband Life Lucky Met Musician New Soviet Start Started Then Through Travel Union]
I think it's a reflection of the music business in general, which to me seems very fragmented. Kathy Valentine
[ Business Fragmented General Music Reflection Seems Think Very Which]
I'm a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked. Tori Amos
[ Checked Dirty Feet First Girl Last Mouth Musician Second Time]
Our music over the years has been very cinematic. It's surprising we never really got into film soundtracks. Martin Gore
[ Been Cinematic Film Got Into Music Never Our Over Really Soundtracks Surprising Very Years]
Well, I think, I certainly used backward music in Sea of Monsters. I can't remember in the Sea of Time. I would tend to do that all the time, you know? I tended to do all sorts of weird things. Just to get effects. George Martin
[ Backward Certainly Effects Get Just Know Monsters Music Remember Sea Sorts Tend Tended Things Think Time Used Weird Well Would]
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]
It's often the case with directors that they don't like to share credit, which is the case of Stanley. He would prefer just A Film By Stanley Kubrick including music and everything. Terry Southern
[ Case Credit Directors Everything Film Including Just Kubrick Music Often Prefer Share Stanley Which Would]
At one time musical theater, particularly in the '40s and '50s, was a big source of pop songs. That's how musical theater started, really - it was just a way of linking several pop songs for the stage. Neil Tennant
[ Big How Just Linking Musical Particularly Pop Really Several Songs Source Stage Started Theater Time Way]
I've made this decision not to talk to the press about anything that's gone on in my life, but just to write music about it. They can interpret it themselves. Bijou Phillips
[ Anything Decision Gone Interpret Just Life Made Music Press Talk Themselves Write]
First, I'd become an avid reader of blogs, especially music blogs, and they seemed to be where the critical-thinking action was at, to have the kind of energy that I associate with rock writing of the 1970s or Internet e-mail discussion lists a decade ago. Carl Wilson
[ Action Ago Associate Avid Become Blogs Decade Discussion E-Mail Energy Especially First Internet Kind Lists Music Reader Rock Seemed Where Writing]
The greatest music is made for love, not for money. Greg Lake
[ Greatest Love Made Money Music]
You know, they were returning to the language of the people and trying to use musical language, particularly as Copland did to create a musical language in which all Americans would feel that they had a stake. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Americans Copland Create Did Feel Had Know Language Musical Particularly Returning Stake Trying Use Were Which Would]
Like most kids growing up, I had a very wide interest. I was interested in everything. I tried to take advantage of everything, from the sciences to music to writing to literature. Michael P. Anderson
[ Advantage Everything Growing Had Interest Interested Kids Literature Most Music Sciences Take Tried Up Very Wide Writing]
It was about working with other musicians, but more than that it's about exploring musical areas that you could never do with the band you're in, in my case Judas Priest. You could tackle musical areas and lyrical areas that wouldn't be appropriate for Priest. Glenn Tipton
[ Appropriate Areas Band Case Could Exploring Judas Lyrical More Musical Musicians Never Other Priest Tackle Than Working]
Perhaps of all the most basic elements of music, rhythm most directly affects our central nervous system. George Crumb
[ Affects Basic Central Directly Elements Most Music Nervous Our Perhaps Rhythm System]
I actually spend very little time listening to any new music. Gary Lucas
[ Actually Any Listening Little Music New Spend Time Very]
We're in the dark ages if J-Lo can have a music career because of her ass. And let's face it, that's it. Jack Black
[ Ages Ass Because Career Dark Face Her Music]
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]
What passions cannot music raise or quell? John Dryden
[ Cannot Music Passions Quell Raise]
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]
I turned on VH1 this morning just to get a little warm-up before I came over here, and I think it's just terrific. There's so much great stuff: diverse and wonderful music, good performances, great looking girls, great videos, the whole thing. Debbie Harry
[ Before Came Diverse Get Girls Good Great Here Just Little Looking Morning Much Music Over Performances Stuff Terrific Thing Think Turned Vh1 Videos Whole Wonderful]
I have sometimes been told that my music is 'difficult' for the listener. Roger Sessions
[ Been Difficult Listener Music Sometimes Told]
It's so wonderful... if your whole day is rotten, once they start the music, it seems to melt away. Donald O'Connor
[ Away Day Melt Music Once Rotten Seems Start Whole Wonderful Your]
They gave me four weeks, and I asked if the first week could be just music with the two main conductors. So, the conductors came over to my home, and we worked in the music room, and I learned my two little songs. Rue McClanahan
[ Asked Came Conductors Could First Four Gave Home Just Learned Little Main Music Over Room Songs Two Week Weeks Worked]
In 1972, I got my first electric bass and started playing the kind of instrument I play now. I found that the majority of musicians couldn't bear that. They are not used to listening to the bass because they think the bass is in the background to support them. Eberhard Weber
[ Background Bass Bear Because Electric First Found Got Instrument Kind Listening Majority Musicians Now Play Playing Started Support Them Think Used]
I was really lucky that I came to puberty at a time when music and politics were completely intertwined. Bob Geldof
[ Came Completely Intertwined Lucky Music Politics Puberty Really Time Were]
Certainly my only interest is not in Celtic music. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Celtic Certainly Interest Music Only]
It's part of the calling to at least do a few songs in the show that give people some hope. There's so much hurt in this world and... music is such a great healing balm and a great way to forget your troubles. Ricky Skaggs
[ Balm Calling Few Forget Give Great Healing Hope Hurt Least Much Music Part Show Some Songs Such Troubles Way World Your]
That's what my music... I'm working on a solo record right now, it's gonna be more hip-hop than anything, like electronic hip-hop, futuristic hip-hop. I'm probably gonna be rapping on it. Alan Vega
[ Anything Electronic Futuristic Gonna Hip-Hop More Music Now Probably Rapping Record Right Solo Than Working]
There are things that I am very proud of and there are things that you are not so proud of. But I think that applies to any musician. Bill Wyman
[ Am Any Applies Musician Proud Things Think Very]
In the past, there's always been one leader that has led the pack to development of the music. Herbie Hancock
[ Always Been Development Leader Led Music Pack Past]
Music is half the film. Matthew Vaughn
[ Film Half Music]
I think that my past stands me in good stead in that it does have a certain strength for musicians. John Sebastian
[ Certain Does Good Musicians Past Stands Stead Strength Think]
I write music with an exclamation point! Richard Wagner
[ Exclamation Music Point Write]
That's why I do this music business thing, it's communication with people without having the extreme inconvenience of actually phoning anybody up. Steven Morrissey
[ Actually Anybody Business Communication Extreme Having Inconvenience Music Thing Up Why Without]
Cage's Music of Changes was a further indication that the arts in general were beginning to consciously deal with the "given" material and, to varying degrees, liberating them from the inherited, functional concepts of control. Earle Brown
[ Arts Beginning Cage Changes Concepts Consciously Control Deal Degrees Functional Further General Given Indication Inherited Liberating Material Music Them Varying Were]
I write a lot of music in my time off and I compose most of the songs on guitar. I've actually gone into the studio and recorded a few things, but it's tough trying to sell a song. It's all about finding that hook, that melody. Scott Patterson
[ Actually Compose Few Finding Gone Guitar Hook Into Lot Melody Most Music Off Recorded Sell Song Songs Studio Things Time Tough Trying Write]
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]
There is a lot of work just in terms of traveling and logistics and people and gear and all that kind of stuff. But I never really have problems playing music. That never seems like work. James Iha
[ Gear Just Kind Logistics Lot Music Never Playing Problems Really Seems Stuff Terms Traveling Work]
Yes was a band where we could explore some of those ideas, but I knew that if I wanted to get into orchestral music and make a living at it, movies seemed to be a perfect spot. Trevor Rabin
[ Band Could Explore Get Ideas Into Knew Living Make Movies Music Orchestral Perfect Seemed Some Spot Those Wanted Where Yes]
I think its so cool that you can pick up the guitar and create something that didn't exist 5 minutes ago. You can write something that no ones ever heard before. You have music at your fingertips. Michelle Branch
[ Ago Before Cool Create Ever Exist Fingertips Guitar Heard Minutes Music Ones Pick Something Think Up Write Your]
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]
I like music to soothe me. Helen Reddy
[ Music Soothe]
When you think of Napster, you think of music. But the first thing that struck me was that this was an important case not only for the music industry but for the whole Internet. David Boies
[ Case First Important Industry Internet Music Napster Only Struck Thing Think Whole]
Through literacy you can begin to see the universe. Through music you can reach anybody. Between the two there is you, unstoppable. Grace Slick
[ Anybody Begin Between Literacy Music Reach See Through Two Universe Unstoppable]
The Beach Boys are not a superstar group. The music is the superstar of the group. Dennis Wilson
[ Beach Boys Group Music Superstar]
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]
When you shoot a musical, you're shooting to lipsynch tracks, so we had to figure out our choreography and work out what we wanted to do with each number before we did it. Norman Jewison
[ Before Choreography Did Each Figure Had Musical Number Our Out Shoot Shooting Tracks Wanted Work]
I understand that, but this disc shows the type of music that I've always liked and wanted to make. Richard Marx
[ Always Disc Liked Make Music Shows Type Understand Wanted]
The Gershwin legacy is extraordinary because George Gershwin died in 1937, but his music is as fresh and vital today as when he originally created it. Michael Feinstein
[ Because Created Died Extraordinary Fresh George Gershwin His Legacy Music Originally Today Vital]
When I sang that song, I felt it was almost as if some force had moved into my body. Things like that have only happened to me singing jazz. It doesn't happen when singing pop. I get so deeply into the music, it feels like I've become someone else. Rita Coolidge
[ Almost Become Body Deeply Else Feels Felt Force Get Had Happen Happened Into Jazz Moved Music Only Pop Sang Singing Some Someone Song Things]
I learned at an early age that I was given something special when I was born, and that was the gift of music. Randy Bachman
[ Age Born Early Gift Given Learned Music Something Special]
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]
I have to play as much of the game as I allow myself to get the music heard. But it's not unlike the rest of the world, so I'm not as up in arms about it as I could be. Kristin Hersh
[ Allow Arms Could Game Get Heard Much Music Myself Play Rest Unlike Up World]
Music was our wife, and we loved her. And we stayed with her, and we clothed her, and we put diamond rings on her hands. Lionel Hampton
[ Clothed Diamond Hands Her Loved Music Our Put Rings Stayed Wife]
There are better ways we can transform this virulent hatred - by living our ideals, the Peace Corps, exchange students, teachers, exporting our music, poetry, blue jeans. Helen Thomas
[ Better Blue Corps Exchange Exporting Hatred Ideals Jeans Living Music Our Peace Poetry Students Teachers Transform Virulent Ways]
I like listening to good music - and I can't stop playing my album. Robbie Williams
[ Album Good Listening Music Playing Stop]
We don't really have more than acouple of solos. It's just the way our music is put together. Tina Weymouth
[ Just More Music Our Put Really Solos Than Together Way]
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]
We're not spokespeople, we're musicians. Ed O'Brien
[ Musicians Spokespeople]
Musical comedies aren't written, they are rewritten. Stephen Sondheim
[ Comedies Musical Rewritten Written]
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]
I've always loved music, very simply, as a vehicle to express myself and that hasn't changed. David Coverdale
[ Always Changed Express Hasn Loved Music Myself Simply Vehicle Very]
Every small town has its dramatic group, its barber-shop quartet, every home has music in one form or another. Kate Smith
[ Another Dramatic Every Form Group Home Music Quartet Small Town]
I think musicians and artists are the most philanthropic people I know. Their charity record of the music business would hold up to the work of anybody. Glenn Frey
[ Anybody Artists Business Charity Hold Know Most Music Musicians Philanthropic Record Their Think Up Work Would]
The music itself could never take the place of my own passion in life. Luciano Pavarotti
[ Could Itself Life Music Never Own Passion Place Take]
We started playing music from an early age and so we wasn't really aware of that side of it, the weird thing is the more successful you get the more free booze and drugs you get, they should be given to the bands who don't have the money. Ville Valo
[ Age Aware Bands Booze Early Free Get Given Money More Music Playing Really Should Side Started Successful Thing Weird]
I don't want to write any more for the old Man-power instruments and am handicapped by the lack of adequate electrical instruments for which I now conceive my music. Edgard Varese
[ Adequate Am Any Conceive Electrical Handicapped Instruments Lack More Music Now Old Want Which Write]
From the beginning, I wanted to make dance music with a human element to it. Beth Orton
[ Beginning Dance Element Human Make Music Wanted]
I have absorbed my life now. I am ready for my music to unfold. I know time flies, but before the end of this year, the album will be out. Even if it kills me. Neneh Cherry
[ Absorbed Album Am Before End Even Flies Kills Know Life Music Now Out Ready Time Unfold Will Year]
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]
In some types of music I'm working out all the chords one bar at a time - the whole structure, because it's about that. And there are other pieces which are really about - okay, the melody is going to start here and play through to here. Danny Elfman
[ Bar Because Chords Going Here Melody Music Okay Other Out Pieces Play Really Some Start Structure Through Time Types Which Whole Working]
Music is meant to be a beautiful thing. Chuck Mangione
[ Beautiful Meant Music Thing]
Because of the wealth of fine music spread through the film, working on it held all the fun and excitement of attending a great concert. June Allyson
[ Attending Because Concert Excitement Film Fine Fun Great Held Music Spread Through Wealth Working]
Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It's inevitable. Brian Eno
[ Afterwards Agressive Declines Impact Inevitable Music Once Only Shock]
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]
And what unity is to be had, at a time when orchestras are dying out, and when opera houses are about to close their doors; what's going to come next - when nothing new in music, for the orchestra, is truly lasting: pieces are performed once, and then they're thrown away. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
[ Away Close Come Doors Dying Going Had Houses Lasting Music New Next Nothing Once Opera Orchestra Orchestras Out Performed Pieces Their Then Thrown Time Truly Unity]
I'll look at the script and I'll try to find as many books, movies, and pieces of music that I think are going to feed each scene or the character as a whole. Josh Lucas
[ Books Character Each Feed Find Going Look Many Movies Music Pieces Scene Script Think Try Whole]
I don't believe in sampling some Tibetan music just to make it sound groovy, but you do your homework, you understand what you're doing with it. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Believe Doing Groovy Homework Just Make Music Sampling Some Sound Tibetan Understand Your]
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]
Basically, I started singing when I started talking. Music has just been my saving grace my whole life. Mariah Carey
[ Basically Been Grace Just Life Music Saving Singing Started Talking Whole]
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]
If I had money, I would like to get an old building, have music performances, do lithographs, have shows of paintings, and do those things that I'm interested in doing. Bill Dixon
[ Building Doing Get Had Interested Money Music Old Paintings Performances Shows Things Those Would]
It's my fault in many cases because I don't initiate the contact to talk with a lot of other musicians. Frank Morgan
[ Because Cases Contact Fault Initiate Lot Many Musicians Other Talk]
I have a big problem with piped music. I like either silence or to listen to it properly. Sting
[ Big Either Listen Music Problem Properly Silence]
It is so characteristic, that just when the mechanics of reproduction are so vastly improved, there are fewer and fewer people who know how the music should be played. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Characteristic Fewer How Improved Just Know Mechanics Music Played Reproduction Should Vastly]
I sure lost my musical direction in Hollywood. My songs were the same conveyer belt mass production, just like most of my movies were. Elvis Presley
[ Belt Direction Hollywood Just Lost Mass Most Movies Musical Production Same Songs Sure Were]
But in the end, music is ultimately an aural art, pure and simple. Leo Ornstein
[ Art Aural End Music Pure Simple Ultimately]
You program music with an image and then people are desensitized. Julie Taymor
[ Image Music Program Then]
We've been working on a new album, which is going to come out next spring, which is very different, a change of style for us - it's going to be almost like rock music. Neil Tennant
[ Album Almost Been Change Come Different Going Music New Next Out Rock Spring Style Us Very Which Working]
We have such a high drop-out rate from musicians, said the head of the college. He was right - I dropped out before I even dropped in. Months later they were still asking what had happened to me, not realising that I was on a UK tour. Holly Johnson
[ Asking Before College Dropped Even Had Happened Head High Later Months Musicians Out Rate Realising Right Said Still Such Tour Uk Were]
That is what I did with Jack, and that's why he liked to do the readings with me because he knew I was there for him, and for our ability to blend the poetry and the music. David Amram
[ Ability Because Blend Did Him Jack Knew Liked Music Our Poetry Readings Why]
It's about giving the people what they want. So many people have told me that they've made love to my records so what I've delivered this time is an album about sex. Pretty much every song has that theme. Straight no chasers, it's booty music! Tyrese Gibson
[ Album Booty Delivered Every Giving Love Made Many Much Music Pretty Records Sex Song Straight Theme Time Told Want]
I think older people can appreciate my music because I really show my heart when I sing, and it's not corny. I think I can grow as an artist, and my fans will grow with me. Justin Bieber
[ Appreciate Artist Because Corny Fans Grow Heart Music Older Really Show Sing Think Will]
I am very aware now that music is a business, but there is also a way to go about making music that is true to yourself as opposed to doing, you know, just going through the motions and making things that would just be commercially successful. Ronnie Montrose
[ Also Am Aware Business Commercially Doing Go Going Just Know Making Motions Music Now Opposed Successful Things Through True Very Way Would Yourself]
My secret? A desire to work, years of dedication and loving what you do; I can't live without music. Compay Segundo
[ Dedication Desire Live Loving Music Secret Without Work Years]
A musical would be fantastic. The soundtrack would be great and I'd like to do acting. Melanie Chisholm
[ Acting Fantastic Great Musical Soundtrack Would]
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]
The movie adaptations of stage musicals that I've seen, without exception, in my opinion don't work. A lot of people would disagree with me. Stephen Sondheim
[ Adaptations Disagree Exception Lot Movie Musicals Opinion Seen Stage Without Work Would]
If it turns out to be a hit, well, good luck dealing with fame. And if it's not a hit and you can still survive and make music you believe in, well, then you're truly blessed. I think that's where we are now. Edie Brickell
[ Believe Blessed Dealing Fame Good Hit Luck Make Music Now Out Still Survive Then Think Truly Turns Well Where]
If I am playing any music at all it is jazz music. Ginger Baker
[ Am Any Jazz Music Playing]
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language. Robert Fripp
[ Fact Form Language Musical Possible Representation Restrained Spoken Very]
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]
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 like it when songs develop in some way. Four minutes usually isn't enough time for something to develop musically. Donald Fagen
[ Develop Enough Four Minutes Musically Some Something Songs Time Usually Way]
Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music. Frank Capra
[ Film Languages Mathematics Music Other Three Two Universal]
Don't know about a cabaret act right now, would actually prefer a role in a broadway musical. Julia Barr
[ Act Actually Broadway Cabaret Know Musical Now Prefer Right Role Would]
When I first started acting, I started in opera and had a great desire to play grand, tragic characters. I got sidetracked in musical theater and ended up doing a lot of comedy. Leslie Easterbrook
[ Acting Characters Comedy Desire Doing Ended First Got Grand Great Had Lot Musical Opera Play Sidetracked Started Theater Tragic Up]
When I first started to get into writing, it was via music. I'd generate ideas for songs that would turn into stories, then they'd turn into novels. I was biased toward music. Irvine Welsh
[ Biased First Generate Get Ideas Into Music Novels Songs Started Stories Then Toward Turn Via Would Writing]
My musical heroes are people like Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie who wrote and sang real songs for real people; for everyone, old, young, and in between. Tom Chapin
[ Between Everyone Guthrie Heroes Musical Old Pete Real Sang Songs Woody Wrote Young]
In these confused times, the role of classical music is at the very core of the struggle to reassert cultural and ethical values that have always characterized our country and for which we have traditionally been honored and respected outside our shores. Lorin Maazel
[ Always Been Characterized Classical Confused Core Country Cultural Ethical Honored Music Our Outside Respected Role Shores Struggle These Times Traditionally Values Very Which]
Metal is still the biggest music now in America. Sebastian Bach
[ America Biggest Metal Music Now Still]
We were really interested in music from all over the world. We realized that what we were doing was very close to contemporary classical music because of the lack of tonality in the guitar- the fact that I play guitar the way I play. Arto Lindsay
[ Because Classical Close Contemporary Doing Fact Guitar Interested Lack Music Over Play Realized Really Tonality Very Way Were World]
It's great to have all this stuff at home. But when you want to make it for real, there's still nothing like making music with a bunch of other great musicians in the same room. That's one thing that'll never change. Ronnie Milsap
[ Bunch Change Great Home Make Making Music Musicians Never Nothing Other Real Room Same Still Stuff Thing Want]
I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story... it's very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members 'cause they're not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It's refreshing!! Grey DeLisle
[ Act Acting Always Audience Cartoon Cause Cool Extension Fans Favorite Feel Gigs Just Live Lot Members Most Music Refreshing Scenes Show Similar Songs Story Tell Thing Treat Trying Up Very]
Without a sense of place the work is often reduced to a cry of voices in empty rooms, a literature of the self, at its best poetic music; at its worst a thin gruel of the ego. William Kennedy
[ Best Cry Ego Empty Literature Music Often Place Poetic Reduced Rooms Self Sense Thin Voices Without Work Worst]
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 mean, making art is about objectifying your experience of the world, transforming the flow of moments into something visual, or textual, or musical, whatever. Art creates a kind of commentary. Barbara Kruger
[ Art Commentary Creates Experience Flow Into Kind Making Mean Moments Musical Something Textual Transforming Visual Whatever World Your]
What does music mean to me? I don't think I would really be much without it, without it coming through me. It's my means of communication, my means of growth, my means of transportation from one point in my life to another. Erykah Badu
[ Another Coming Communication Does Growth Life Mean Means Much Music Point Really Think Through Transportation Without Would]
Even though I have often recorded alone, I still feel the best music is made by musicians playing off each other. John Fogerty
[ Alone Best Each Even Feel Made Music Musicians Off Often Other Playing Recorded Still Though]
I like to hang out with my friends. I love music. I like to go to the movies. I like to eat. I like to cook. Joan Jett
[ Cook Eat Friends Go Hang Love Movies Music Out]
If a literary man puts together two words about music, one of them will be wrong. Aaron Copland
[ Literary Man Music Puts Them Together Two Will Words Wrong]
Good records - from my point of view, where I grew up which was Led Zeppelin and Jethro Tull... bands that were pushing the envelope a little - musically and in production. Kip Winger
[ Bands Envelope Good Grew Jethro Led Little Musically Point Production Pushing Records Tull Up View Were Where Which Zeppelin]
Right, different generations come along, and discover the music, I think. Wanda Jackson
[ Along Come Different Discover Generations Music Right Think]
It is a process of finding the right music then planning a costume to fit that style of music. Nancy Kerrigan
[ Costume Finding Fit Music Planning Process Right Style Then]
We never notate our music, so you can try to replicate it, but you don't really have it. Thurston Moore
[ Music Never Our Really Replicate Try]
I guess music, particularly the blues, is the only form of schizophrenia that has organised itself into being both legal and beneficial to society. Alexis Korner
[ Being Beneficial Blues Both Form Guess Into Itself Legal Music Only Organised Particularly Schizophrenia Society]
I write music to please myself. Hopefully the director's enjoying it too. Carter Burwell
[ Director Enjoying Hopefully Music Myself Please Too Write]
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]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
If I had grown up in any place but New Orleans, I don't think my career would have taken off. I wouldn't have heard the music that was around this town. There was so much going on when I was a kid. Pete Fountain
[ Any Around Career Going Grown Had Heard Kid Much Music New Off Orleans Place Taken Think Town Up Would]
High School Musical is definitely the best thing that's happened to my career and I walked away with great friends from it. Monique Coleman
[ Away Best Career Definitely Friends Great Happened High Musical School Thing Walked]
If I had girls to educate I would not have them learn both music and drawing. Anne Seward
[ Both Drawing Educate Girls Had Learn Music Them Would]
To me history ought to be a source of pleasure. It isn't just part of our civic responsibility. To me it's an enlargement of the experience of being alive, just the way literature or art or music is. David McCullough
[ Alive Art Being Civic Enlargement Experience History Just Literature Music Ought Our Part Pleasure Responsibility Source Way]
If you met my dad, I think a lot of things would be put to rest. Because my pops is a pretty silly guy. But, Coldcut, they're based in the U.K. I'm a big fan of jazz music, so American music has had a big influence on what I listen to. Eric San
[ American Based Because Big Dad Fan Guy Had Influence Jazz Listen Lot Met Music Pops Pretty Put Rest Silly Things Think Would]
But without the experience of actually singing or playing these things yourself, you don't have the same kind of involvement or understanding of what these musical moves mean. And that is a very big problem in addressing the future of music. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Actually Addressing Big Experience Future Involvement Kind Mean Moves Music Musical Playing Problem Same Singing These Things Understanding Very Without Yourself]
When superstition is allowed to perform the task of old age in dulling the human temperament, we can say goodbye to all excellence in poetry, in painting, and in music. Denis Diderot
[ Age Allowed Dulling Excellence Goodbye Human Music Old Painting Perform Poetry Say Superstition Task Temperament]
His music was direct from his heart and brain in the purest form possible. Joshua Logan
[ Brain Direct Form Heart His Music Possible Purest]
I started playing piano with a little band in high school. I was terrible. I thought I had absolutely no talent. I couldn't keep time. I only got into McGill, which was a lousy music school, because they were taking American music students. Burt Bacharach
[ Absolutely American Band Because Got Had High Into Keep Little Lousy Mcgill Music Only Piano Playing School Started Students Taking Talent Terrible Thought Time Were Which]
For years the Trio did nothing but play for musicians and other hip people. We practically starved to death. Nat King Cole
[ Death Did Hip Musicians Nothing Other Play Practically Starved Trio Years]
I loved music, and in my ninth year at MIT, I decided to buy a hi-fi set. I figured that all I needed to do was look at the specifications. So I bought what looked like the best one, turned it on, and turned it off in five minutes, the sound was so poor. Amar Bose
[ Best Bought Buy Decided Figured Five Hi-Fi Look Looked Loved Minutes Mit Music Needed Ninth Off Poor Set Sound Specifications Turned Year]
Music is the greatest communication in the world. Even if people don't understand the language that you're singing in, they still know good music when they hear it. Lou Rawls
[ Communication Even Good Greatest Hear Know Language Music Singing Still Understand World]
I like blues but it is music I am too ignorant to understand. Barry Gibb
[ Am Blues Ignorant Music Too Understand]
I've always liked pop music. There was a bit of a misunderstanding with the avant-garde rock scene, because I think I was sort of swimming the wrong way, really. Robert Wyatt
[ Always Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Because Bit Liked Misunderstanding Music Pop Really Rock Scene Sort Swimming Think Way Wrong]
The fact is that great musical pieces take and hold the stage because they provide great emotional experiences. Sarah Caldwell
[ Because Emotional Experiences Fact Great Hold Musical Pieces Provide Stage Take]
My sons are into German music, but they are into all kinds of music. Keith Emerson
[ German Into Kinds Music Sons]
The best music is essentially there to provide you something to face the world with. Bruce Springsteen
[ Best Essentially Face Music Provide Something World]
Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together. Edgar Winter Music
[ Bring Music Power Spiritual Together Very]
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]
My parents did not have any interest in music. Maurice Jarre
[ Any Did Interest Music Parents]
Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us. Martin Luther
[ Agitations Art Beautiful Calm Delightful Given God Magnificent Most Music Presents Prophets Soul Us]
It's not until I hear songs that I've done, that I realize how much of an inspiration music from the '60s and '70s has been. Alicia Keys
[ Been Done Hear How Inspiration Much Music Realize Songs Until]
This is our culture, and I don't care who the musician is, if he avoids black people, then he is scared of something. He doesn't have confidence in himself or else he doesn't believe in what he's doing. Betty Carter
[ Avoids Believe Black Care Confidence Culture Doing Else Himself Musician Our Scared Something Then]
Louis Armstrong is quite simply the most important person in American music. He is to 20th century music (I did not say jazz) what Einstein is to physics. Ken Burns
[ American Armstrong Century Did Einstein Important Jazz Louis Most Music Person Physics Quite Say Simply]
I always try to think of a vocabulary to match different musical situations. Roscoe Mitchell
[ Always Different Match Musical Situations Think Try Vocabulary]
I didn't want to go out and change anything. I just wanted to make the music that was part of my background, which was rock and blues and hip-hop. Kid Rock
[ Anything Background Blues Change Go Hip-Hop Just Make Music Out Part Rock Want Wanted Which]
That's what music has always been to me: a feel. I've listened to the Stones many times and it still makes me have that feeling of joy every time. They are still around and put on a really exciting show. We also give it 120 percent. Mike McCready
[ Also Always Around Been Every Exciting Feel Feeling Give Joy Listened Makes Many Music Percent Put Really Show Still Stones Time Times]
Soul music is timeless. Alicia Keys
[ Music Soul Timeless]
I feel very blessed we can still have a career making music. Mike McCready
[ Blessed Career Feel Making Music Still Very]
The '60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together. Neil Young
[ Bind First Generation Music Power Them Times Together Used]
I'll have the music, and then I'll just turn the microphone on, press Play and Record and sing. And whatever comes out ends up being the melody. Phil Collins
[ Being Comes Ends Just Melody Microphone Music Out Play Press Record Sing Then Turn Up Whatever]
The sound of the orchestra is one of the most magnificent musical sounds that has ever existed. Chick Corea
[ Ever Existed Magnificent Most Musical Orchestra Sound Sounds]
I would still love to do more Handel. I think Handel was a fantastic composer. I did lots of Vivaldi, but it's also important to do the music of Handel, one of the greatest composers of the 18th century. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Also Century Composer Composers Did Fantastic Greatest Important Lots Love More Music Still Think Would]
I had business experience. I had made my living designing and building electronic equipment. Basic business was not new to me, but the music business was completely new to me. I knew nothing about distribution, or any of those things. Greg Ginn
[ Any Basic Building Business Completely Designing Distribution Electronic Equipment Experience Had Knew Living Made Music New Nothing Things Those]
When you hear music, after it's over, it's gone, in the air. You can never capture it again. Eric Dolphy
[ After Again Air Capture Gone Hear Music Never Over]
The best way to express rhythm is music. John Hartford
[ Best Express Music Rhythm Way]
I don't spend a lot of time thinking of what they'll do musically, I try to imagine being locked into a windowless room with this person for twelve hours at a time. If you can look at that and think it might be fun then maybe you've got the right musician. Leo Kottke
[ Being Fun Got Hours Imagine Into Locked Look Lot Maybe Might Musically Musician Person Right Room Spend Then Think Thinking Time Try Twelve]
Music, not sex, got me aroused. Marvin Gaye
[ Aroused Got Music Sex]
In nearly all ballads, the words set the mood and meaning, while the music intensifies or enhances them. Kate Smith
[ Ballads Enhances Intensifies Meaning Mood Music Nearly Set Them While Words]
Happy music doesn't tend to move me much. Duncan Sheik
[ Happy Move Much Music Tend]
I always thought I was singing American folk music. Lonnie Donegan
[ Always American Folk Music Singing Thought]
Music conveys moods and images. Even in opera, where plots deal with the structure of destiny, it's music, not words, that provides power. Marcel Marceau
[ Conveys Deal Destiny Even Images Moods Music Opera Plots Power Provides Structure Where Words]
Emotions are the fuel to really move you along - that's the only way you can create music. If you don't feel any emotions, it's not going to happen. Jan Hammer
[ Along Any Create Emotions Feel Fuel Going Happen Move Music Only Really Way]
I've been around jazz and jazz musicians most of my life. Kenneth Rexroth
[ Around Been Jazz Life Most Musicians]
The dance can reveal everything mysterious that is hidden in music, and it has the additional merit of being human and palpable. Dancing is poetry with arms and legs. Charles Baudelaire
[ Additional Arms Being Dance Dancing Everything Hidden Human Legs Merit Music Mysterious Palpable Poetry Reveal]
I have this massive love for the whole culture of pop music. It's my fascination, my ongoing passion. Siobhan Fahey
[ Culture Fascination Love Massive Music Ongoing Passion Pop Whole]
My primary influences were the best jazz players from the 50's and 60's and later some of the pop people from the same time period along with the better of the well known blues musicians. Walter Becker
[ Along Best Better Blues Influences Jazz Known Later Musicians Period Players Pop Primary Same Some Time Well Were]
There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music. John Keats
[ Music Nothing Only Stable Uproar World Your]
To me, the noise of a threshing machine is better music than a lot of music I hear nowadays. I took a man's place in the threshing crew when I was only 14 years old. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Better Crew Hear Lot Machine Man Music Noise Nowadays Old Only Place Than Threshing Took Years]
A good interpreter can take a piece of bad music and make it sound pretty decent, while a bad interpreter can take good music and make it sound cheap. I can tell that some people have a bad taste, and unlike on the piano, they smear around a lot, that is bad taste. Ruggiero Ricci
[ Around Bad Cheap Decent Good Interpreter Lot Make Music Piano Piece Pretty Smear Some Sound Take Taste Tell Unlike While]
What is jazz? It, It's almost like asking, What is French? Jazz is a musical language. It's a musical dialect that actually embodies the spirit of America. Branford Marsalis
[ Actually Almost America Asking Dialect Embodies French Jazz Language Musical Spirit]
Why do you judge me as a musician, John? All I'm interested in is making money. Glenn Miller
[ Interested John Judge Making Money Musician Why]
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]
Our show doesn't rely on the typical whistles and bells, and smoke and mirrors. It relies mostly on the music. Juice Newton
[ Bells Mirrors Mostly Music Our Relies Rely Show Smoke Typical Whistles]
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]
Punk is musical freedom. It's saying, doing and playing what you want. In Webster's terms, 'nirvana' means freedom from pain, suffering and the external world, and that's pretty close to my definition of Punk Rock. Kurt Cobain
[ Close Definition Doing External Freedom Means Musical Nirvana Pain Playing Pretty Punk Rock Saying Suffering Terms Want Webster World]
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]
Johnny was great in the studio; he was there to make the music that he wanted to make. We lived right beside each other and had a rehearsal studio that was just ours, with nobody else using it, it was part of Johnny's house, so we could rehearse every day. Rick Derringer
[ Beside Could Day Each Else Every Great Had House Johnny Just Lived Make Music Nobody Other Ours Part Rehearsal Rehearse Right Studio Using Wanted]
I can play punk rock, and I love playing punk rock, but I was into every other style of music before I played punk rock. Travis Barker
[ Before Every Into Love Music Other Play Played Playing Punk Rock Style]
I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music. Billy Joel Music
[ Culture Everyone Explosive Expression Healing Humanity Itself Loves Matter Music Something Think Touched]
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]
Applause should be an emotional response to the music, rather than a regulated social duty. Emanuel Ax
[ Applause Duty Emotional Music Rather Regulated Response Should Social Than]
What is nice about country music today is that most artists are not trying to do something everybody else is doing. They really are trying to develop their own uniqueness. Bryan White
[ Artists Country Develop Doing Else Everybody Most Music Nice Own Really Something Their Today Trying Uniqueness]
It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy theme park with all these long-running shows. John Lithgow
[ Almost Become Broadway Comedy Musical Park Playwright Shows Theme These Time Tough Very]
I still tune in to the radio and listen to pop music and enjoy it as much as I ever have. Kim Wilde
[ Enjoy Ever Listen Much Music Pop Radio Still Tune]
No, I do a bunch of things to entertain myself. I paint, I make music, I take photographs. Charlie Hunnam
[ Bunch Entertain Make Music Myself Paint Photographs Take Things]
The memory of things gone is important to a jazz musician. Louis Armstrong
[ Gone Important Jazz Memory Musician Things]
Love is a friendship set to music. Joseph Campbell
[ Friendship Love Music Set]
Napster hijacked our music without asking. They never sought our permission. Our catalog of music simply became available as free downloads on the Napster system. Lars Ulrich
[ Asking Available Became Catalog Free Hijacked Music Napster Never Our Permission Simply Sought System Without]
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]
The Goth character was a difficult thing to get my head round. I'm not really a fan of Goth music. I'm more a piano and guitar man - that's what I love. Richard Fleeshman
[ Character Difficult Fan Get Goth Guitar Head Love Man More Music Piano Really Round Thing]
As far as my solo record, I don't want a gold record or anything, I'm happy to be small and to have the people appreciate the music who really like me for being me. John Frusciante
[ Anything Appreciate Being Far Gold Happy Music Really Record Small Solo Want]
There are right and wrong reasons for doing solo projects, and this album was done for the right reasons. At the time there was no Judas Priest and I certainly wasn't going to hang my hat up on my musical career. Glenn Tipton
[ Album Career Certainly Doing Done Going Hang Hat Judas Musical Priest Projects Reasons Right Solo Time Up Wrong]
The best rock musicians are the most exciting people in the world. James Daly
[ Best Exciting Most Musicians Rock World]
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 enjoy music that is commercial. Kenneth Edmonds
[ Commercial Enjoy Music]
The whole format of entertainment that I did seems to be fading away. The music business of today is completely different when you see the videos and the music. Bobby Vinton
[ Away Business Completely Did Different Entertainment Fading Format Music See Seems Today Videos Whole]
My entire life has really revolved around music that was written about the time that I was born, 1908, to just before the First World War and shortly after it. This music I've always known, and it is that music that's most important to me. Elliott Carter
[ After Always Around Before Born Entire First Important Just Known Life Most Music Really Revolved Shortly Time War World Written]
There's no religion but sex and music. Sting
[ Music Religion Sex]
If New Orleans is allowed to die, a crucial part of the world's music heritage will disappear. Ray Davies
[ Allowed Crucial Die Disappear Heritage Music New Orleans Part Will World]
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]
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 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]
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]
Like all tools, modern technology has produced some wonderful moments in music and also some horrors. Hugh Hopper
[ Also Horrors Modern Moments Music Produced Some Technology Tools Wonderful]
It is, we wanted to make a record that reflected our love of Hard-Rock music and it is sort of Metal though we don't really describe ourselves as Metal. Adam Rich
[ Describe Love Make Metal Music Our Ourselves Really Record Reflected Sort Though Wanted]
Music is intended and designed for sentient beings that have hopes and purposes and emotions. Jacques Barzun Music
[ Beings Designed Emotions Hopes Intended Music Purposes Sentient]
I listened to Kelley's record with pleasure. Great to hear real music with respect for the righteous roots. Her singing is outstanding - no frills, down to the bone and intense. Jerry Wexler
[ Bone Down Great Hear Her Intense Kelley Listened Music Outstanding Pleasure Real Record Respect Righteous Roots Singing]
When you're doing the traditional musicals, singing songs that are 40 and 50 years old, you realize there's a reason why those musicals are hits. These are amazing songs! Tom Wopat
[ Amazing Doing Hits Musicals Old Realize Reason Singing Songs These Those Traditional Why Years]
The Blind Boys are truly the deepest well of American musical heritage you can discover. Ben Harper
[ American Blind Boys Deepest Discover Heritage Musical Truly Well]
I seldom play in a trio, but acoustic music is likely to be lighter, quicker, and quieter. Bill Bruford
[ Acoustic Lighter Likely Music Play Quicker Quieter Seldom Trio]
Hip-Hop isn't just music, it is also a spiritual movement of the blacks! You can't just call Hip-Hop a trend! Lauryn Hill
[ Also Blacks Call Hip-Hop Just Movement Music Spiritual Trend]
Music is a great energizer. It's a language everybody knows. Bill Hicks
[ Everybody Great Knows Language Music]
I was very fortunate to be at the vanguard of music video. Rick Springfield
[ Fortunate Music Vanguard Very Video]
So I had to just kind of go back to the hotel, take a shower, sit quiet, dig down deep, warm up, and allow myself to move into some kind of zone. And then I remembered that a lot of my favorite musical moments are not about perfection. Kathy Mattea
[ Allow Back Deep Dig Down Favorite Go Had Hotel Into Just Kind Lot Moments Move Musical Myself Perfection Quiet Remembered Shower Sit Some Take Then Up Warm Zone]
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]
We have been trying to play a lot of different kinds of music, and probably the next album will go back more towards the direction where you couldn't classify each song as a certain kind of music. This album you can. Mike Gordon
[ Album Back Been Certain Classify Different Direction Each Go Kind Kinds Lot More Music Next Play Probably Song Towards Trying Where Will]
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. Bob Marley Music
[ Feel Good Hits Music Pain Thing]
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 am not a pop musician; I don't want to play bubble-gummy pop stuff. Neil Schon
[ Am Musician Play Pop Stuff Want]
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]
Last year in Germany at a town hall in Leipzig there was a game music concert played by the orchestra and some of the Final Fantasy scores were played. This year there is another concert scheduled in the same location, for game music. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Another Concert Fantasy Final Game Germany Hall Last Location Music Orchestra Played Same Scheduled Scores Some Town Were Year]
I slowly started to drift back into music again. I finally got the call from John... about getting the band back together again. It was so out of the blue. I almost thought that the moment had passed. Roger Andrew Taylor
[ Again Almost Back Band Blue Call Drift Finally Getting Got Had Into John Moment Music Out Passed Slowly Started Thought Together]
I really went back through a lot of the dark corridors of my life in this. I wanted people to know who I am based on my music, not on what they read in the tabloids. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Am Back Based Corridors Dark Know Life Lot Music Read Really Tabloids Through Wanted Went]
I think maybe chance works better in a situation like music because music exists over a period of time, and you don't maintain constantly the you can't refer back from one area to another area. Robert Rauschenberg
[ Another Area Back Because Better Chance Constantly Exists Maintain Maybe Music Over Period Refer Situation Think Time Works]
Right now I just finished writing the music for a Rugrats feature film and the third week of September I go to London, and the Orchestra is going to perform the score. Mark Mothersbaugh
[ Feature Film Finished Go Going Just London Music Now Orchestra Perform Right Score September Third Week Writing]
I have to admit, I do not listen to much rock music. Giorgio Moroder
[ Admit Listen Much Music Rock]
Since in music we deal with notes, not words, with chords, with transitions, with color and expression, the musical meaning always based on those notes as written and nothing else - has to be divined. Claude Arrau
[ Always Based Chords Color Deal Divined Else Expression Meaning Music Musical Notes Nothing Since Those Transitions Words Written]
I sure saw a lot of kids that I'm sure didn't know a lot about us, or we were definitely new to them. The kids who came up to me afterward, we'd talk about music, sign a lot of autographs. So I'm sure we made a lot of new fans. Joan Jett
[ Afterward Autographs Came Definitely Fans Kids Know Lot Made Music New Saw Sign Sure Talk Them Up Us Were]
Music assists him in the use of harmonic and mathematical proportion. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Assists Harmonic Him Mathematical Music Proportion Use]
I think my playing has been orchestral throughout the years, and this is another way of expressing that. But I primarily see it as the ultimate accomplishment of a musician. Composing makes me feel like I've finally gotten all the way up the ladder as a musician. Tony Williams
[ Accomplishment Another Been Composing Expressing Feel Finally Gotten Ladder Makes Musician Orchestral Playing Primarily See Think Throughout Ultimate Up Way Years]
I just try to play music from my heart and bring as much beauty as I can to as many people as I can. Just give them other alternatives, especially people who aren't exposed to creative music. Charlie Haden
[ Alternatives Beauty Bring Creative Especially Exposed Give Heart Just Many Much Music Other Play Them Try]
Music must take rank as the highest of the fine arts - as the one which, more than any other, ministers to the human spirit. Herbert Spencer
[ Any Arts Fine Highest Human Ministers More Music Must Other Rank Spirit Take Than Which]
This business is about working. It's really not about glamour. For me, the most glamorous thing about it is to b able to get on stage and perform my music for people. That's the privilege. And that's what all the work leads up to, and that's why it's worth it to me. Debbie Gibson
[ Able Business Get Glamorous Glamour Leads Most Music Perform Privilege Really Stage Thing Up Why Work Working Worth]
For me, the backdrop of half the experiences of life includes music. Amy Grant
[ Backdrop Experiences Half Includes Life Music]
What is so refreshing playing with Neil Finn and all his friends is these people think exactly the same - regular people doing their thing and separating the music from the business. Ed O'Brien
[ Business Doing Exactly Finn Friends His Music Neil Playing Refreshing Regular Same Separating Their These Thing Think]
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]
For me music is a vehicle to bring our pain to the surface, getting it back to that humble and tender spot where, with luck, it can lose its anger and become compassion again. Paula Cole
[ Again Anger Back Become Bring Compassion Getting Humble Lose Luck Music Our Pain Spot Surface Tender Vehicle Where]
There's so much excellent new music around that I can't afford to buy it all and I haven't the time to review as much as I'd like. I can't remember a better time to be a musician or to listen to music! Malcolm Wilson
[ Afford Around Better Buy Excellent Haven Listen Much Music Musician New Remember Review Time]
It's kind of hard to get deep with Rodgers and Hammerstein. I can't think of a moral in the music - it's just fun. Jeff Long
[ Deep Fun Get Hammerstein Hard Just Kind Moral Music Rodgers Think]
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]
It is all about being open and paying attention to the music in your head. I think most people have original music playing in their heads from time to time. Tommy Shaw
[ Attention Being Head Heads Most Music Open Original Paying Playing Their Think Time Your]
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]
I play guitar and I love the Beatles and melodic music. Stephen Dorff
[ Beatles Guitar Love Melodic Music Play]
In the music industry, you meet some not very nice people, some very strange characters. Midge Ure
[ Characters Industry Meet Music Nice Some Strange Very]
That music and the lyrical aspects of Razorblade Romance is so personal to me that, now with me being grown up a bit and meeting new people and doing new things, it makes me look at the same things I was writing about back in the day through a different colored lens. Ville Valo
[ Aspects Back Being Bit Colored Day Different Doing Grown Lens Look Lyrical Makes Meeting Music New Now Personal Romance Same Things Through Up Writing]
It's really hard in this day and age, with radio and MTV being so consolidated, to get new music out there. I think we've become a really legitimate, viable avenue for getting new music out there. Josh Schwartz
[ Age Avenue Become Being Consolidated Day Get Getting Hard Legitimate Mtv Music New Out Radio Really Think Viable]
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]
I don't like to talk about things where you're going to gt one side or the other unhappy. My music has no politics. Loretta Lynn
[ Going Music Other Politics Side Talk Things Unhappy Where]
If anyone asks you what kind of music you play, tell him 'pop.' Don't tell him 'rock'n'roll' or they won't even let you in the hotel. Buddy Holly
[ Anyone Asks Even Him Hotel Kind Music Play Pop Rock Roll Tell Won]
All the good music has already been written by people with wigs and stuff. Frank Zappa
[ Already Been Good Music Stuff Wigs Written]
The century of airplanes has a right to its own music. Claude Debussy
[ Airplanes Century Music Own Right]
I see it as more of a teenage activity than, you know, she's only 11, but you know, I think it's great that she knows so many girls who want to play music. And I see it more as a teen activity than I do as going into music. Kim Gordon
[ Activity Girls Going Great Into Know Knows Many More Music Only Play See She Teen Teenage Than Think Want]
Country music is completely punk-rock. It's the original punk-rock. Neko Case
[ Completely Country Music Original]
The musician writes for the orchestra what his inner voice sings to him; the painter rarely relies without disadvantage solely upon the images which his inner eye presents to him; nature gives him his forms, study governs his combinations of them. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Combinations Disadvantage Eye Forms Gives Governs Him His Images Inner Musician Nature Orchestra Painter Presents Rarely Relies Sings Solely Study Them Upon Voice Which Without Writes]
But then I go through long periods where I don't listen to things, usually when I'm working. In between the records and in between the writing I suck up books and music and movies and anything I can find. Bruce Springsteen
[ Anything Between Books Find Go Listen Long Movies Music Periods Records Suck Then Things Through Up Usually Where Working Writing]
I think that musicians should never forget about the intimacy of bringing two people together, and the aesthetic transference where you're almost vicariously involved in a romance between other people. Joe Williams
[ Aesthetic Almost Between Bringing Forget Intimacy Involved Musicians Never Other Romance Should Think Together Two Vicariously Where]
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]
I've been wanting to go into music ever since I can remember. I mean even before I became an actor. I just thought it would be a tough field to break into, so I became an actor instead. River Phoenix
[ Actor Became Been Before Break Even Ever Field Go Instead Into Just Mean Music Remember Since Thought Tough Wanting Would]
To me, Mozart is our Shakespeare, the one who wrote the most dramatic, psychologically most baffling music. He combined ideas that no one else would have thought of putting together. Lukas Foss
[ Baffling Combined Dramatic Else Ideas Most Mozart Music Our Psychologically Putting Shakespeare Thought Together Would Wrote]
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]
The ear disapproves but tolerates certain musical pieces; transfer them into the domain of our nose, and we will be forced to flee. Jean Cocteau
[ Certain Domain Ear Flee Forced Into Musical Nose Our Pieces Them Tolerates Transfer Will]
I think It's a bit of a disappointment that a lot of people's Golden Age of music is still the '60s. Jonny Greenwood
[ Age Bit Disappointment Golden Lot Music Still Think]
Music is my way of getting away from everything. It means a lot to me. Jesse McCartney
[ Away Everything Getting Lot Means Music Way]
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 love loud music. I listen loud, and that's part of how I've learned how to do this. Record softly and play back loud and a whole other thing happens. T-Bone Burnett
[ Back Happens How Learned Listen Loud Love Music Other Part Play Record Softly Thing Whole]
When you are accompanied by the instrument - on an instrument like the lute-the lute and voice - you have this sound, and you feel how the music can be so touching and yet so simple. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Accompanied Feel How Instrument Music Simple Sound Touching Voice Yet]
Some are blessed with musical ability, others with good looks. Myself, I was blessed with modesty. Roger Moore
[ Ability Blessed Good Looks Modesty Musical Myself Others Some]
Because I don't believe music can be free unless it has something to be free from. Chuck Mangione
[ Because Believe Free Music Something Unless]
The marketing department is really an important part of getting an animated film to work. If the people running it are used to selling live action films and the hard rock music and the sex and all those things... Anything outside that, they just don't know what to do with it. Don Bluth
[ Action Animated Anything Department Film Films Getting Hard Important Just Know Live Marketing Music Outside Part Really Rock Running Selling Sex Things Those Used Work]
We're not trying to change the world; just music. Jonathan Davis
[ Change Just Music Trying World]
Country music fans are extremely supportive. Once they're with you, they're with you for life. Faith Hill
[ Country Extremely Fans Life Music Once Supportive]
My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table; I had a tremendous music education. Renee Fleming
[ Dinner Discussed Education Every Had Music Night Over Parents Singing Table Tremendous]
There's still not as many women in music as men, and I don't really know why. I don't have the answers. I do wish there were more women that played music. Mary Timony
[ Answers Know Many Men More Music Played Really Still Were Why Wish Women]
But however measurable, there is much more life in music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of. Gabriel Marcel
[ Dreamed Ever However Life Logic Mathematics Measurable More Much Music Than]
My favorite moment of the whole thing was when John Belushi suggested that I get a hold of all the blues records I could so I could research the music. Steve Cropper
[ Blues Could Favorite Get Hold John Moment Music Records Research Suggested Thing Whole]
I got caught up on drugs for a few years, I'm off it, I'm very happy, got two kids and a family and everything. And like I said I'm making the underground music, and keeping it real. Vanilla Ice
[ Caught Everything Family Few Got Happy Keeping Kids Making Music Off Real Said Two Underground Up Very Years]
I was totally involved in Bobby's World from the time we started the idea to sitting with the artists on how he would look, to the script meetings, the music, the lyrics, the songs. Howie Mandel
[ Artists Bobby How Idea Involved Look Lyrics Meetings Music Script Sitting Songs Started Time Totally World Would]
Everyone wants to talk about it, and right now music, flat-panel televisions, a whole host of new handheld devices are fun to talk about and very exciting to look at. Kevin Rollins
[ Devices Everyone Exciting Fun Handheld Host Look Music New Now Right Talk Televisions Very Wants Whole]
I think that is what film and art and music do; they can work as a map of sorts for your feelings. Bruce Springsteen
[ Art Feelings Film Map Music Sorts Think Work Your]
I made a lot of different experiments with tapes at that time, until I finally realized around 1995, that sound is an interesting subject for me. Ever since then sound got more and more integrated into my art works, musically as well as physically. Alva Noto
[ Around Art Different Ever Experiments Finally Got Integrated Interesting Into Lot Made More Musically Physically Realized Since Sound Subject Tapes Then Time Until Well Works]
If you take the creation of music and the creation of your own life values as your overall goal, then living becomes a musical process. Cecil Taylor
[ Becomes Creation Goal Life Living Music Musical Overall Own Process Take Then Values Your]
David Bowie's my favorite musician. I love him above all, but I'm really into rap a lot right now. Ethan Suplee
[ Above Bowie David Favorite Him Into Lot Love Musician Now Rap Really Right]
That's why people listen to music or look at paintings. To get in touch with that wholeness. Corita Kent
[ Get Listen Look Music Paintings Touch Wholeness Why]
What I try to do is produce an atmosphere where musicians want to invest in what they do and give to the recording. I hire those musicians who I know will play something creative and interesting. Herbie Mann
[ Atmosphere Creative Give Hire Interesting Invest Know Musicians Play Produce Recording Something Those Try Want Where Will]
From a very early period of my life I have derived the highest enjoyment from listening to music, especially to melody, which is to me the most pleasing form of composition. James Nasmyth
[ Composition Derived Early Enjoyment Especially Form Highest Life Listening Melody Most Music Period Pleasing Very Which]
Our last jam session was this past Christmas. Dad played his harmonica, mom sang in English and Italian, and I played guitar. I'm so happy that we could share that musical experience for one last time. Tony Visconti
[ Christmas Could Dad English Experience Guitar Happy Harmonica His Italian Jam Last Mom Musical Our Past Played Sang Session Share Time]
I have never had a great love of the music business, I never have. Ginger Baker
[ Business Great Had Love Music Never]
I was really into Black Sabbath, but heavy guitars can really be very limiting, it's a great frequency and it's great fun to listen to but on the other hand, musically you can do a lot more without it. Kip Winger
[ Black Frequency Fun Great Guitars Hand Heavy Into Limiting Listen Lot More Musically Other Really Sabbath Very Without]
But otherwise, music is about a beat and a message. Casey Kasem
[ Beat Message Music Otherwise]
Growing up in Memphis and listening to all kinds of music and dreaming... So that was one of the first times I wrote a complete song and set it to music and the whole bit. From then on, I was busy with it. William Bell
[ Bit Busy Complete Dreaming First Growing Kinds Listening Memphis Music Set Song Then Times Up Whole Wrote]
I think you can have the greatest lyrics in the world and if it doesn't have the best tune in the world it will suck. I mean if the music wasn't important it would just be a poem. Julian Cope
[ Best Greatest Important Just Lyrics Mean Music Poem Suck Think Tune Will World Would]
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]
What people really should be able to be confident in is that the standards of music- making that classically trained musicians present is elite, it is the best and all of us as artists should be committed to that. Lesley Garrett
[ Able Artists Best Classically Committed Confident Elite Making Musicians Present Really Should Standards Trained Us]
Hunting, fishing, drawing, and music occupied my every moment. Cares I knew not, and cared naught about them. John James Audubon
[ Cared Cares Drawing Every Fishing Hunting Knew Moment Music Naught Occupied Them]
It's like a piece of music; you never lose sight of the theme. Each scene pushes off to the next like music builds and you can almost hear the next chord progression, so it has a strict structure, which is very compelling. David Strathairn
[ Almost Builds Chord Compelling Each Hear Lose Music Never Next Off Piece Progression Pushes Scene Sight Strict Structure Theme Very Which]
Now, in music, it seems more like the popular crowd suppresses anyone who is different. Liz Phair
[ Anyone Crowd Different More Music Now Popular Seems Suppresses]
I thoroughly enjoyed working on Enemy of the State. Tony Scott is an important director, and has an amazing ability to express himself, and he doesn't do it in musical terms , he does it in emotional terms. I got along really well with him. Trevor Rabin
[ Ability Along Amazing Director Does Emotional Enemy Enjoyed Express Got Him Himself Important Musical Really Scott State Terms Thoroughly Tony Well Working]
Inaudible prayers, particularly of the Canon, which at first don't seem to have anything to do with music, end up being a very important part of the aesthetic of the traditional structure of the Mass. Richard Morris
[ Aesthetic Anything Being Canon End First Important Inaudible Mass Music Part Particularly Prayers Seem Structure Traditional Up Very Which]
The problem is the following, black music is increasing encumbered by white elements, often pleasant but always superfluous, easily and advantageously replaced with black elements. Boris Vian
[ Always Black Easily Elements Following Increasing Music Often Pleasant Problem Replaced Superfluous White]
There are two kinds of success. One is musical or artistic and the other is commercial. John McLaughlin
[ Artistic Commercial Kinds Musical Other Success Two]
Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought. E. Y. Harburg
[ Feel Feeling Make Makes Music Song Think Thought Words]
Music can be used against us as much as it can be used for us. Muzak can put a whole nation to sleep, whereas a lullaby is intended to put a child to sleep in a sweet way. Holly Near
[ Against Child Intended Lullaby Much Music Nation Put Sleep Sweet Us Used Way Whereas Whole]
I think that one of Elvis' charms was that he could sing almost any kind of music. I am sure that in his heart, which I don't know what was there, but just from his singing I could feel that he was very partial to gospel music. Patti Page
[ Almost Am Any Charms Could Elvis Feel Gospel Heart His Just Kind Know Music Partial Sing Singing Sure Think Very Which]
People will always need love, romance, a tender touch, and really personal and deeply felt music. Susannah McCorkle
[ Always Deeply Felt Love Music Need Personal Really Romance Tender Touch Will]
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try. Mary Kay Ash
[ Dare Die Live Most Music Never Still Their Try]
I can write music but I'm not much for words. Jim Diamond
[ Much Music Words Write]
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]
People want to see musicians sing things that come from their own mind and own heart in real time, responding to the moment for them. John Mayer
[ Come Heart Mind Moment Musicians Own Real Responding See Sing Their Them Things Time Want]
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]
The record company started as an adjunct to that, to give young composers their first recorded performances; to give young musicians their first debut on a recording. These are all things that big record companies would never touch because there is no money in it! Gunther Schuller
[ Adjunct Because Big Companies Company Composers Debut First Give Money Musicians Never Performances Record Recorded Recording Started Their These Things Touch Would Young]
When I was to come to Washington the first time as Music Director of the Boston Symphony, Mrs. Johnson phoned us to find out if they could give us a party and who we would like to meet. Erich Leinsdorf
[ Boston Come Could Director Find First Give Johnson Meet Mrs Music Out Party Phoned Symphony Time Us Washington Would]
Music itself is a great source of relaxation. Parts of it anyway. Working in the studio, that's not relaxing, but playing an instrument that I don't know how to play is unbelievably relaxing, because I don't have any pressure on me. Jackson Browne
[ Any Anyway Because Great How Instrument Itself Know Music Parts Play Playing Pressure Relaxation Relaxing Source Studio Unbelievably Working]
Both parents were very encouraging - especially my father. My father thought the sun rose and set with me. Neither one had a musical background or any musical talent. They liked classical music, but neither could carry a tune. Gordon Getty
[ Any Background Both Carry Classical Could Encouraging Especially Father Had Liked Music Musical Neither Parents Rose Set Sun Talent Thought Tune Very Were]
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]
First of all, I think that is true, if you are a musician, particularly on the come, that you do have to end up in one of these musical centers, some way, to be viable, saleable and so on. John Sebastian
[ Centers Come End First Musical Musician Particularly Some These Think True Up Viable Way]
Through Kurt I saw the beauty of minimalism and the importance of music that's stripped down. Dave Grohl
[ Beauty Down Importance Kurt Minimalism Music Saw Stripped Through]
When you are listening to music it is better to cover your eyes than your ears. Jose Bergaman
[ Better Cover Ears Eyes Listening Music Than Your]
But I think musicals are going to have to deal with important subjects. Vincente Minnelli
[ Deal Going Important Musicals Subjects Think]
The Stones are a different kind of group. I realized that when I joined them. It's not really so much their musical ability, it's just they have a certain kind of style and attitude which is unique. Mick Taylor
[ Ability Attitude Certain Different Group Joined Just Kind Much Musical Realized Really Stones Style Their Them Unique Which]
Country music is the people's music. It just speaks about real life and about truth and it tells things how they really are. Faith Hill
[ Country How Just Life Music Real Really Speaks Tells Things Truth]
We like to think of film and music as art, but actually art is something that is not restricted. Ahmed Best
[ Actually Art Film Music Restricted Something Think]
If music leaves any impression at all, it does so without regard to stylistic issues. Aulis Sallinen
[ Any Does Impression Issues Leaves Music Regard Stylistic Without]
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]
My music and lyrics became an extension of this Indian philosophy. Gary Wright
[ Became Extension Indian Lyrics Music Philosophy]
I haven't understood a bar of music in my life, but I have felt it. Igor Stravinsky
[ Bar Felt Haven Life Music Understood]
All of them had so much to offer us as far as, you know, knowledge in the music industry, and especially Randy and Paula because, you know, they've been artists. Ruben Studdard
[ Artists Because Been Especially Far Had Industry Know Knowledge Much Music Offer Paula Randy Them Us]
When you hear someone from the very north of Scotland speaking, I think its nice, very musical and harmonious. Sean Connery
[ Harmonious Hear Musical Nice North Scotland Someone Speaking Think Very]
I like what it is to sing, or to be with the others singing, to make music, but the fuss and all the things that are the exterior part of a career, has never interested me. Victoria de los Angeles
[ Career Exterior Fuss Interested Make Music Never Others Part Sing Singing Things]
I was listening to music long before rock 'n roll. Bill Wyman
[ Before Listening Long Music Rock Roll]
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]
I really want to do a book on the history of the no-wave music scene in New York, how it extended out and formed lots of other things. It was such a great visual culture. Thurston Moore
[ Book Culture Extended Formed Great History How Lots Music New Other Out Really Scene Such Things Visual Want York]
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 think it has most to do with the way in which a story is told, whether it feels real either via the music of the telling or the 'honesty' of the story. Chris Ware
[ Either Feels Honesty Most Music Real Story Telling Think Told Via Way Whether Which]
Another night I dreamed I heard heavenly music sounding in my ears, and a flock of sheep was gathering round it. When the music ceased, the sheep leaped for joy, and ran together, shaking their heads; and one shook his head almost off, and seemed to have nothing but ears. Joanna Southcott
[ Almost Another Ceased Dreamed Ears Flock Gathering Head Heads Heard Heavenly His Joy Leaped Music Night Nothing Off Ran Round Seemed Shaking Sheep Shook Sounding Their Together]
A young musician plays scales in his room and only bores his family. A beginning writer, on the other hand, sometimes has the misfortune of getting into print. Marguerite Yourcenar
[ Beginning Bores Family Getting Hand His Into Misfortune Musician Only Other Plays Print Room Scales Sometimes Writer Young]
We incorporate various electronic devices - the echo plugs and things like that. Actually, all we're trying to do is make that sound musical. As opposed to just making sounds, we do musical things with them. Chico Hamilton
[ Actually Devices Echo Electronic Incorporate Just Make Making Musical Opposed Sound Sounds Them Things Trying Various]
Buddy Rich was one of the most incredible technicians in the world, on this planet, but the only people he could really impress, who knew what he was doing was another musician or another drummer. Dick Dale
[ Another Buddy Could Doing Drummer Impress Incredible Knew Most Musician Only Planet Really Rich Technicians World]
I've always felt that music should be a normal part of the experience that surrounds people. Morton Gould
[ Always Experience Felt Music Normal Part Should Surrounds]
Once I took a bus from my home in Maryland to Philadelphia to live on the streets with some musicians for a few weeks, and then my parents sent me to boarding school at Andover to shape me up. Olivia Wilde
[ Boarding Bus Few Home Live Maryland Musicians Once Parents Philadelphia School Sent Shape Some Streets Then Took Up Weeks]
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]
What I really have in my head, my imagination, my understanding of music, I never really get that out. Wynton Marsalis
[ Get Head Imagination Music Never Out Really Understanding]
Extreme volume in music very often disguises a lack of actually important content. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Actually Content Disguises Extreme Important Lack Music Often Very Volume]
That was more or less coincidental in the sense that my parents wanted me to come back to New York because that's the center of musical activity still to this day, more or less, and so I auditioned for the Metropolitan Opera. Gunther Schuller
[ Activity Auditioned Back Because Center Come Day Less Metropolitan More Musical New Opera Parents Sense Still Wanted York]
When I'm playing with the band or playing with some projects or some of my own stuff it's about the musical approach. That would be the more turntablist approach to things of where it's strictly about music. Eric San
[ Approach Band More Music Musical Own Playing Projects Some Strictly Stuff Things Where Would]
I think PSP is going to be the most successful handheld entertainment device ever. What it will do in terms of the versatility, obviously you can download music to it, and you'll be able to enjoy all your great tunes on it. Ian Jackson
[ Able Device Download Enjoy Entertainment Ever Going Great Handheld Most Music Obviously Psp Successful Terms Think Tunes Versatility Will Your]
I was improvising before I was reading music. I was just trying to play things on the clarinet by ear. I think my ear is one of my greatest assets. Pete Fountain
[ Assets Before Clarinet Ear Greatest Improvising Just Music Play Reading Things Think Trying]
Fear is a problem with film music and films; people want to be conventional, and there's more commercialism today. If you are not daring in your art, you're bankrupt. Alex North
[ Art Bankrupt Commercialism Conventional Daring Fear Film Films More Music Problem Today Want Your]
We had to do a lot of rehearsals to get it so that it was playable. What it did was make you practice. That's good for any musician to have that kind of pressure. It brings things out of you that might not come out if you don't have to reach for something all the time. Ray Brown
[ Any Brings Come Did Get Good Had Kind Lot Make Might Musician Out Playable Practice Pressure Reach Rehearsals Something Things Time]
Everything we release with Tool is inspired by our music. Maynard James Keenan
[ Everything Inspired Music Our Release Tool]
I was a jazz major in high school, in an all-jazz band. No matter what I do, it features my musical influences. Wyclef Jean
[ Band Features High Influences Jazz Major Matter Musical School]
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it. Jean Cocteau Music
[ Feelings Good Motivated Music Mysterious Objects Resemblance Resembles Something Stirs Which]
I love music and I love to dance. Jami Gertz
[ Dance Love Music]
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]
The Beatles were raw musically, but I think they really had something. Brenda Lee
[ Beatles Had Musically Raw Really Something Think Were]
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]
Philosophically, what I have learned is to thy own self be true. That is the biggest lesson of all. Relax; music is fun. To many people take it to seriously because of the money involved. Greg Lake
[ Because Biggest Fun Involved Learned Lesson Many Money Music Own Philosophically Relax Self Seriously Take Thy True]
Stop trying to treat music like it's a tennis shoe, something to be branded. If the music industry wants to save money, they should take a look at some of their six-figure executive expense accounts. All those lawsuits can't be cheap, either. Jeff Tweedy
[ Accounts Branded Cheap Either Executive Expense Industry Lawsuits Look Money Music Save Shoe Should Some Something Stop Take Tennis Their Those Treat Trying Wants]
I don't take compliments very easily. I think most musicians suffer from low self-esteem to some extent. James Taylor
[ Compliments Easily Extent Low Most Musicians Self-Esteem Some Suffer Take Think Very]
I was bred and raised in a multi-cultural music background. Coco Lee
[ Background Bred Music Raised]
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]
It's probably a combination of personal and non-personal matters that have led us to where we are musically. Serj Tankian
[ Combination Led Matters Musically Personal Probably Us Where]
Music is more difficult - try naming a political band. The Dead Kennedys. The Dead Kennedys are political, but they are more funny than they are political. Thom Yorke
[ Band Dead Difficult Funny Kennedys More Music Naming Political Than Try]
The musicians recommend that I sing a sing the way it is written the first time and then start to look for other notes that aren't in the melody. Margaret Whiting
[ First Look Melody Musicians Notes Other Recommend Sing Start Then Time Way Written]
That makes classical music work, the ability to improvise. Itzhak Perlman
[ Ability Classical Improvise Makes Music Work]
My mom was a dancer, my dad's a singer and I've always had that kind of music in my life. Elvis Stojko
[ Always Dad Dancer Had Kind Life Mom Music Singer]
I could have a degree in music and come on the show, and Simon could still say 'You stink'. Clay Aiken
[ Come Could Degree Music Say Show Simon Still Stink]
I tried to pay some small tribute to A Man and a Woman (1966) with the recurring musical theme. Dwight Yoakam
[ Man Musical Pay Recurring Small Some Theme Tribute Tried Woman]
I grew up in a time when being a musician and learning to be a musician was actually very wonderful. Bobby McFerrin
[ Actually Being Grew Learning Musician Time Up Very Wonderful]
I love seeing the fans of the music that I make. Gavin Rossdale
[ Fans Love Make Music Seeing]
When you play music with someone who has a heart rather than playing with someone who is just doing it for money or is cynical it makes all the difference. Greg Lake
[ Cynical Difference Doing Heart Just Makes Money Music Play Playing Rather Someone Than]
'I don't want to grow up,' Tom Waits said it. I live it. I put myself in a position to be a kid as long as I want to. I play loud music and scream for a living. Jason Newsted
[ Grow Kid Live Living Long Loud Music Myself Play Position Put Said Scream Tom Up Waits Want]
I really like listening to music in my car. Aaron Neville
[ Car Listening Music Really]
Nothing pleases me more than to go into a room and come out with a piece of music. Paul McCartney
[ Come Go Into More Music Nothing Out Piece Pleases Room Than]
The first condition for making music is not to make a noise. Jose Bergamin
[ Condition First Make Making Music Noise]
The whole process of this record was an education for me as a musician. Kenneth Edmonds
[ Education Musician Process Record Whole]
We are like violins. We can be used as doorstops, or we can make music. Barbara Sher
[ Make Music Used Violins]
The market didn't define the music; the music defined the market. Charlie Hunter
[ Define Defined Market Music]
We'd like to think that our music will always be bigger than any one of our individual personalities. Chester Bennington
[ Always Any Bigger Individual Music Our Personalities Than Think Will]
I hope to be a producer, a musician, a painter, a photographer - I'm going to push myself to do as many things as I can and see where it goes. Lucas Grabeel
[ Goes Going Hope Many Musician Myself Painter Photographer Producer Push See Things Where]
Black music has become a commercial commodity. Live performances are not so accessible as they were previously. It use to be possible to go to the bar on the corner and hear music. It was available for a fifteen cent beer. Archie Shepp
[ Accessible Available Bar Become Beer Black Cent Commercial Commodity Corner Fifteen Go Hear Live Music Performances Possible Previously Use Were]
Playing sport was somewhat frivolous, but I liked it. I rebelled a little bit, and wouldn't go to music lessons and things like that, but I would go and play ball. My parents learned to love it because they saw how much I got out of it. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Ball Because Bit Frivolous Go Got How Learned Lessons Liked Little Love Much Music Out Parents Play Playing Rebelled Saw Somewhat Sport Things Would]
I don't sing country music because I'm not capable of singing other kinds of music; I sing it because I think it's the most beautiful kind of music there is. Lee Ann Womack
[ Beautiful Because Capable Country Kind Kinds Most Music Other Sing Singing Think]
The way I look at it, they're all part of my musical diary, and I can listen to any one of them and it will bring up memories of what was going on at that time. John Mayall
[ Any Bring Diary Going Listen Look Memories Musical Part Them Time Up Way Will]
As long as there are musicians who have a passion for spontaneity, for creating something that's never been before, the art form of jazz will flourish. Charlie Haden
[ Art Been Before Creating Flourish Form Jazz Long Musicians Never Passion Something Spontaneity Will]
There is a great correlation between music and images. Graham Nash
[ Between Correlation Great Images Music]
Real folk music long ago went to Nashville and left no known survivors. Donal Henahan
[ Ago Folk Known Left Long Music Nashville Real Survivors Went]
You can't give up something you really believe in for financial reasons. If you die by the roadside - so be it. But at least you know you've tried. Ten minutes in the music scene was the equal of one hundred years outside of it. Robert Plant
[ Believe Die Equal Financial Give Hundred Know Least Minutes Music Outside Really Reasons Roadside Scene Something Ten Tried Up Years]
The collective conscience of a hundred musicians is no light burden. Think for a moment of what it would mean to a pianist if by some miracle every key of his instrument should suddenly become a living thing. Charles Munch
[ Become Burden Collective Conscience Every His Hundred Instrument Key Light Living Mean Miracle Moment Musicians Pianist Should Some Suddenly Thing Think Would]
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'd rather have a hundred thousand or a million people saying I'm nuts and I'm crazy for my musical choices and what I've said lyrically, than a million people all raising their hand on the first day. Chuck D.
[ Choices Crazy Day First Hand Hundred Lyrically Million Musical Nuts Raising Rather Said Saying Than Their Thousand]
I am for sure a redhead and there aren't that many of us out there in music. Melissa Auf der Maur
[ Am Many Music Out Redhead Sure Us]
Jazz really does try to include everything. It's always been popular music. But the wonderful thing about jazz is its willingness to take chances. Madeleine Peyroux
[ Always Been Chances Does Everything Include Jazz Music Popular Really Take Thing Try Willingness Wonderful]
I just do what I'm here for and that's to make that music. Obie Trice
[ Here Just Make Music]
I like Rufus Wainwright a whole lot. He makes me wanna be even more musical. Edie Brickell
[ Even Lot Makes More Musical Wanna Whole]
Music is an extraordinary vehicle for expressing emotion - very powerful emotions. That's what draws millions of people towards it. And, um, I found myself always going for these darker places and - people identify with that. Annie Lennox
[ Always Darker Draws Emotion Emotions Expressing Extraordinary Found Going Identify Millions Music Myself Places Powerful These Towards Um Vehicle Very]
I'm not one who divides music, dance or art into various categories. Either something works, or it doesn't. Twyla Tharp
[ Art Categories Dance Divides Either Into Music Something Various Works]
I am an inventor of music. Igor Stravinsky
[ Am Inventor Music]
If you're an actress or a musician, everyone thinks you're hot. Natalie Portman
[ Actress Everyone Hot Musician Thinks]
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]
The deeper I get into my life as a musician, I'm discovering that it becomes less and less about other people, and more about what I want to do. And that's a good place to be. Billy Corgan
[ Becomes Deeper Discovering Get Good Into Less Life More Musician Other Place Want]
We use a lot of source music on some shows and none on others. Stephen Hopkins
[ Lot Music None Others Shows Some Source Use]
There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. Albert Schweitzer Pet
[ Cats Life Means Miseries Music Refuge Two]
I do music for the love of it, and I've been doing it from a very young age: about 11. Wyclef Jean
[ Age Been Doing Love Music Very Young]
Music has always been an important thing to me in my life and understand I've worked in the music business. Taylor Hackford
[ Always Been Business Important Life Music Thing Understand Worked]
And you know, we'd go to church. We were Baptists. And every now and then there'd be a tent would set up, and it was the Holiness folks. And we liked their music. Mel Tillis
[ Baptists Church Every Folks Go Holiness Know Liked Music Now Set Tent Their Then Up Were 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]
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]
Maybe it's the music that enables them to function like that, to always take everything as it comes and never complain about the misery, hardship or injustice. Wim Wenders
[ Always Comes Complain Enables Everything Function Hardship Injustice Maybe Misery Music Never Take Them]
A musician can get lost to what he is in the session busines as it was. Jim Sullivan
[ Get Lost Musician Session]
I always knew, that in some way, I'd be connected to, and involved in, the music business. Jeff Healey
[ Always Business Connected Involved Knew Music Some Way]
I think possibly the first film that has music as its leading character. Peter Shaffer
[ Character Film First Leading Music Possibly Think]
And for REO - they get to play for some Styx fans and then we get to play in front of some REO fans. It helps spread the new music to the following of other bands. James Young
[ Bands Fans Following Front Get Helps Music New Other Play Some Spread Styx Then]
The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees. Andres Segovia Music
[ Above Advice Always Am Beautiful Bigger Flowers Giving Instruments Islands Little Music Ocean Profoundly Students Study Trees Very]
I still felt we had some really good music on that record, but it's a shame that we couldn't make it better. And the tour was a total mess. We just had no life, no energy, and I felt we were going through the motions. Matt Cameron
[ Better Energy Felt Going Good Had Just Life Make Mess Motions Music Really Record Shame Some Still Through Total Tour Were]
They've pursued their own agendas, and they've done what they've wanted to do and not pursued traditional careers in the music industry. They've followed their own instincts, and they are in many ways maverick performers. Neil Tennant
[ Agendas Careers Done Followed Industry Instincts Many Maverick Music Own Performers Pursued Their Traditional Wanted Ways]
As time went on, we formed a number of different bands. We played in rival, neighborhood bands. We learned more songs and we learned how to play Chuck Berry music and we learned Ventures songs. Wayne Kramer
[ Bands Berry Chuck Different Formed How Learned More Music Neighborhood Number Play Played Rival Songs Time Ventures Went]
I haven't listened to much music lately; I've been out of it. Adam Jones
[ Been Haven Lately Listened Much Music Out]
I remember Tim telling me that he had an idea for a musical and he said to me that he was hoping that ABBA would be writing the music, which I thought was a pretty wild idea because they were obviously known very much as pop writers. Elaine Paige
[ Abba Because Had Hoping Idea Known Much Music Musical Obviously Pop Pretty Remember Said Telling Thought Tim Very Were Which Wild Would Writers Writing]
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]
By now all rock bands are wise enough to be suspicious of music industry scum. Steve Albini
[ Bands Enough Industry Music Now Rock Scum Suspicious Wise]
Drums just always sounded like the most fun part of that good music for me. Levon Helm
[ Always Drums Fun Good Just Most Music Part Sounded]
I privilege the music over the lyrics. Duncan Sheik
[ Lyrics Music Over Privilege]
We wanted to establish a new fan base over here. And second, we wanted to challenge ourselves. We wanted to bring what is ostensibly new music to fresh ears and see what lights them up. Bob Weir
[ Base Bring Challenge Ears Establish Fan Fresh Here Lights Music New Ostensibly Ourselves Over Second See Them Up Wanted]
Well, being a jazz musician is not a rose garden! Toots Thielemans
[ Being Garden Jazz Musician Rose Well]
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]
People sort of know me for that solo piano music I did. John Cale
[ Did Know Music Piano Solo Sort]
I said, look, do you think you could bring Gerry through, and they said yeah, absolutely, they thought that. Joel was very keen to cast him. If all my music team were happy, I was happy. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Absolutely Bring Cast Could Gerry Happy Him Joel Keen Look Music Said Team Think Thought Through Very Were Yeah]
Our music, you either get it or you don't. There's no middle ground. Dustin Diamond
[ Either Get Ground Middle Music Our]
Dre was one of my heros in the music industry. If he's not down for his homeboys, I don't wanna be a part of him or around him. Tupac Shakur
[ Around Down Dre Heros Him His Industry Music Part Wanna]