Quotations that match 'music'.I like blues but it is music I am too ignorant to understand.
[ Am Blues Ignorant Music Too Understand]
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.
[ Balm Calling Few Forget Give Great Healing Hope Hurt Least Much Music Part Show Some Songs Such Troubles Way World Your]
My dad was a musician, it was just what he did, like another guy's dad drives a meat truck. Our house was normal. We weren't taken with the fact our dad was a musician.
[ Another Dad Did Drives Fact Guy House Just Meat Musician Normal Our Taken Truck Weren]
The music is the last thing I'm thinking about right now, in order of what's important.
[ Important Last Music Now Order Right Thing Thinking]
I would like to teach music. It's weird the way they teach music in schools like Julliard these days.
[ Days Julliard Music Schools Teach These Way Weird Would]
And so many of the kinds of labels you get stuck with don't really tell the story; Progressive, Art Rock, Noise Music, Downtown - it ends up being a struggle to stay out of debates that other people are having around you.
[ Around Art Being Debates Downtown Ends Get Having Kinds Labels Many Music Noise Other Out Progressive Really Rock Stay Story Struggle Stuck Tell Up]
Anybody can write music of a sort. But touching the public heart is quite another thing.
[ Another Anybody Heart Music Public Quite Sort Thing Touching Write]
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
[ Bring Eyes Fire Form Heart Man Music Should Strike Tears Woman]
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.
[ Back Cello Grammar His Horror Melbourne Moment Music Old Prince Produced Remember School Slightly Teacher Went]
I was babysitting the night High School Musical premiered last year. I watched with the kids and we sang along to the lyrics. I was making $12 an hour.
[ Along Babysitting High Hour Kids Last Lyrics Making Musical Night Sang School Watched Year]
I think you should make more movies, more musicals. I think the public deserves that. I think this country deserves to be able to get out and foster that talent. Give them an opportunity to become stars. I think the whole idea is wonderful.
[ Able Become Country Deserves Foster Get Give Idea Make More Movies Musicals Opportunity Out Public Should Stars Talent Them Think Whole Wonderful]
People today are still living off the table scraps of the sixties. They are still being passed around - the music and the ideas.
[ Around Being Ideas Living Music Off Passed Scraps Sixties Still Table Today]
I just loved the guitar when it came along. I loved it. The banjo was something I really liked, but when the guitar came along, to me that was my first love in music.
[ Along Banjo Came First Guitar Just Liked Love Loved Music Really Something]
Acting kind of pays my bills more than music does.
[ Acting Bills Does Kind More Music Pays Than]
I started listening to music when I wrote when I had three sons at home.
[ Had Home Listening Music Sons Started Three Wrote]
And so for a couple of years my life was divided between my music and my school books.
[ Between Books Couple Divided Life Music School Years]
I'm really interested in writing a piece of music that will move you, that will really move you. That is really the only reason that I'm writing music.
[ Interested Move Music Only Piece Really Reason Will Writing]
Have you listened to the radio lately? Have you heard the canned, frozen and processed product being dished up to the world as American popular music today?
[ American Being Canned Frozen Heard Lately Listened Music Popular Processed Product Radio Today Up World]
In music one must think with the heart and feel with the brain.
[ Brain Feel Heart Music Must Think]
Some of the wise boys who say my music is loud, blatant and that's all should see the faces of the kids who have driven a hundred miles through the snow to see the band... to stand in front of the bandstand in an ecstasy all their own.
[ Band Bandstand Blatant Boys Driven Ecstasy Faces Front Hundred Kids Loud Miles Music Own Say See Should Snow Some Stand Their Through Wise]
As for the symphonic activities... when I was a student at the Eastman School of Music, I became exposed to a lot more musical forms, elements, opportunities, and I fell in love with strings and their uses.
[ Activities Became Eastman Elements Exposed Fell Forms Lot Love More Music Musical Opportunities School Strings Student Symphonic Their Uses]
So, maybe you don't see blues so much in Styx's music but it is definitely part of Tommy's early music.
[ Blues Definitely Early Maybe Much Music Part See Styx Tommy]
My mother played piano so we always had music around the house.
[ Always Around Had House Mother Music Piano Played]
I have known from the beginning one thing you need to know. That is, the music business is a business.
[ Beginning Business Know Known Music Need Thing]
The Lounge Lizards were relating with a tradition and it was like I was playing within a musical context. The guitar playing stood out as being different in some way. That was a real education for me.
[ Being Context Different Education Guitar Lounge Musical Out Playing Real Relating Some Stood Tradition Way Were Within]
If you pour some music on whatever's wrong, it'll sure help out.
[ Help Music Out Pour Some Sure Whatever Wrong]
I can play punk rock, and I love playing punk rock, but I was into every other style of music before I played punk rock.
[ Before Every Into Love Music Other Play Played Playing Punk Rock Style]
With our first two records we backed ourselves into a hole musically.
[ Backed First Hole Into Musically Our Ourselves Records Two]
There is two kinds of music, the good, and the bad. I play the good kind.
[ Bad Good Kind Kinds Music Play Two]
My dad and I played music. He teaches me a song or two every time I'm home.
[ Dad Every Home Music Played Song Teaches Time Two]
Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language.
[ Cinematography Infinite Language More Much Music Possibilities Than]
Bobby Womack is always very real, both with his music and as a person.
[ Always Bobby Both His Music Person Real Very]
I love music and musicians. And seeing great artists dropped from labels was really frustrating and sad to me.
[ Artists Dropped Frustrating Great Labels Love Music Musicians Really Sad Seeing]
High School Musical is definitely the best thing that's happened to my career and I walked away with great friends from it.
[ Away Best Career Definitely Friends Great Happened High Musical School Thing Walked]
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.
[ Between Come Great Had Hang Kind Literally Lot Month Movies Music Other Our Out Over Party Play Shooting Stuff Takes Time Two Were Would]
Elvis deserves a lot of credit for bringing the blues to middle America, not the Vegas stuff. The early stuff, The Sun records, and the first few RCA records. He was wonderful, he had the power, the drive, and he was so dedicated to his music.
[ America Blues Bringing Credit Dedicated Deserves Drive Early Elvis Few First Had His Lot Middle Music Power Rca Records Stuff Sun Vegas Wonderful]
The music that is played on the radio all the time or written about in magazines has nothing to do with musicianship.
[ Magazines Music Musicianship Nothing Played Radio Time Written]
Music is always a commentary on society.
[ Always Commentary Music Society]
To me, this degree was an acknowledgment of my work in music.
[ Acknowledgment Degree Music Work]
But nevertheless, it's music ultimately that matters in opera, and opera is a piece of music reaching out as a vision in sound reaching out to the world.
[ Matters Music Nevertheless Opera Out Piece Reaching Sound Ultimately Vision World]
When you are studying jazz, the best thing to do is listen to records or listen to live music. It isn't as though you go to a teacher. You just listen as much as you can and absorb everything.
[ Absorb Best Everything Go Jazz Just Listen Live Much Music Records Studying Teacher Thing Though]
If you are making music for other people, you will have to be aware of how people relate to it.
[ Aware How Making Music Other Relate Will]
No change in musical style will survive unless it is accompanied by a change in clothing style. Rock is to dress up to.
[ Accompanied Change Clothing Dress Musical Rock Style Survive Unless Up Will]
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.
[ Afford Because Being Copied Enraged Funny How Industry Internet Know Music Paid Steal Things Way Why Without]
Mine is not a traditional music, but it comes from a tradition.
[ Comes Mine Music Tradition Traditional]
Dope never helped anybody sing better or play music better or do anything better. All dope can do for you is kill you - and kill you the long, slow, hard way.
[ Anybody Anything Better Dope Hard Helped Kill Long Music Never Play Sing Slow Way]
Music is not a commodity, it's a resource.
[ Commodity Music Resource]
But Dennis was a really solid musician, and we really needed somebody who could play bass like him.
[ Bass Could Dennis Him Musician Needed Play Really Solid Somebody]
I think listening to real classic soul material made me learn how to feel music that's sung.
[ Classic Feel How Learn Listening Made Material Music Real Soul Sung Think]
When I lived in New York, not only did I have safety locks on the door but I had the music going, keeping the city at a distance, trying to find creative time and peace and so forth.
[ City Creative Did Distance Door Find Forth Going Had Keeping Lived Locks Music New Only Peace Safety Time Trying York]
The principle of the endless melody is the perpetual becoming of a music that never had any reason for starting, any more than it has any reason for ending.
[ Any Becoming Ending Endless Had Melody More Music Never Perpetual Principle Reason Starting Than]
I believe that there are many interesting projects that are potentially possible for me other than game music, and therefore in my mind there are several things that are being contemplated.
[ Being Believe Contemplated Game Interesting Many Mind Music Other Possible Potentially Projects Several Than Therefore Things]
With Dick Smith there, and the words of Peter Shaffer... they've got to be the most beautiful descriptions in music ever written on film or in literature. And we could hear the music accompanying the words... What more can you ask for?
[ Accompanying Ask Beautiful Could Descriptions Ever Film Got Hear Literature More Most Music Peter Smith Words Written]
There is an urgent need for Americans to look deeply into themselves and their actions, and musical poetry is perhaps the most effective mirror available. Every newspaper headline is a potential song.
[ Actions Americans Available Deeply Effective Every Headline Into Look Mirror Most Musical Need Newspaper Perhaps Poetry Potential Song Their Themselves Urgent]
Jazz is known all over the world as an American musical art form and that's it. No America, no jazz. I've seen people try to connect it to other countries, for instance to Africa, but it doesn't have a damn thing to do with Africa.
[ Africa America American Art Connect Countries Damn Form Instance Jazz Known Musical Other Over Seen Thing Try World]
I actually may do a musical next year... not one that I've written; one that I may star in. Plus my concert and other people's work and all of a sudden you've got a very full life.
[ Actually Concert Full Got Life May Musical Next Other Plus Star Sudden Very Work Written Year]
There's people making babies to my music. That's nice.
[ Babies Making Music Nice]
I mean, in the course of an evening, people will take a solo here and there, but generally it's all about the rhythm of that music. Dealing with the rhythm with everything. That's essentially at least my concept of what that group is.
[ Concept Course Dealing Essentially Evening Everything Generally Group Here Least Mean Music Rhythm Solo Take Will]
Movies are a complicated collision of literature, theatre, music and all the visual arts. Movies
[ Arts Collision Complicated Literature Movies Music Theatre Visual]
We are like violins. We can be used as doorstops, or we can make music.
[ Make Music Used Violins]
I always thought martial arts was the most modern choreography we could have right now, and I always wanted to put it to music.
[ Always Arts Choreography Could Martial Modern Most Music Now Put Right Thought Wanted]
The sheer force of the music calls for a wild audience reaction.
[ Audience Calls Force Music Reaction Sheer Wild]
I play music the way it was played in yesteryear.
[ Music Play Played Way]
Elvis was a big influence to my music, but Loretta Lynn was, as well.
[ Big Elvis Influence Lynn Music Well]
What I'm trying to do is break the genre from what is rap and what is music.
[ Break Genre Music Rap Trying]
They have all different names for music. I think the music I'm going to change the style with is going to be really, really big-years and years after I'm gone.
[ After Change Different Going Gone Music Names Really Style Think Years]
Disco music in the '70s was just a call to go wild and party and dance with no thought or conscience or regard for tomorrow.
[ Call Conscience Dance Disco Go Just Music Party Regard Thought Tomorrow Wild]
God tells me how the music should sound, but you stand in the way.
[ God How Music Should Sound Stand Tells Way]
Yes, death is strong, but look you, the strongest, Stronger is music than death.
[ Death Look Music Strong Stronger Strongest Than Yes]
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.
[ Bands Envelope Good Grew Jethro Led Little Musically Point Production Pushing Records Tull Up View Were Where Which Zeppelin]
But however measurable, there is much more life in music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of.
[ Dreamed Ever However Life Logic Mathematics Measurable More Much Music Than]
I like to put on hardcore when I have to clean my apartment, which I hate to do, but it's motivational. I like old heavy metal when I'm outside working on my car. Music has definite functions for me.
[ Apartment Car Clean Definite Functions Hardcore Hate Heavy Metal Music Old Outside Put Which Working]
That's what it is that you rehearse - the making of music, not the playing of notes as abstractions.
[ Abstractions Making Music Notes Playing Rehearse]
My music, certainly, has never embarrassed me.
[ Certainly Embarrassed Music Never]
I had spent many years pursuing excellence, because that is what classical music is all about... Now it was dedicated to freedom, and that was far more important.
[ Because Classical Dedicated Excellence Far Freedom Had Important Many More Music Now Pursuing Spent Years]
I travel the garden of music, thru inspiration. It's a large, very large garden, seen?
[ Garden Inspiration Large Music Seen Thru Travel Very]
One way and another I was having a ball - playing gigs, jamming and listening to fine musicians. Then came a crisis at home. My stepfather fell sick, and it meant I had to support the family.
[ Another Ball Came Crisis Family Fell Fine Gigs Had Having Home Jamming Listening Meant Musicians Playing Sick Stepfather Support Then Way]
Every now and again, the alternative culture is cherished by the mainstream for what it is, rather than how it should be, like the mainstream popular music.
[ Again Alternative Cherished Culture Every How Mainstream Music Now Popular Rather Should Than]
I used to hate, with a capitol H, making videos. It was nothing but a chore. It was something you had to do to have your music accepted in the visual medium.
[ Accepted Capitol Chore Had Hate Making Medium Music Nothing Something Used Videos Visual Your]
And then, I was thinking of doing a record just like starting with voice, because I did this one song that was just kind of a cappella, and I did it for this art piece I did where people could come and play music to go with a voice.
[ Art Because Cappella Come Could Did Doing Go Just Kind Music Piece Play Record Song Starting Then Thinking Voice Where]
Music is my way of getting away from everything. It means a lot to me.
[ Away Everything Getting Lot Means Music Way]
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
[ Justice Military Music]
Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought.
[ Feel Feeling Make Makes Music Song Think Thought Words]
Well, my sister played trumpet. Can you imagine having a sister blowing the trumpet around the house, Fred? And my brother, he played piano. Everybody was playing some kind of music, so it was natural for me to get into it.
[ Around Blowing Brother Everybody Fred Get Having House Imagine Into Kind Music Natural Piano Played Playing Sister Some Trumpet Well]
Any real record person knows that the number one most powerful marketing tool when it comes to music is repetition.
[ Any Comes Knows Marketing Most Music Number Person Powerful Real Record Repetition Tool]
Social topics may hit too close to home for people, but then again, if you pull a heartstring, then that's what country music is. It's not just songs about getting drunk and leaving your girl.
[ Again Close Country Drunk Getting Girl Hit Home Just Leaving May Music Pull Social Songs Then Too Topics Your]
I prefer to write music for family films. I like people.
[ Family Films Music Prefer Write]
We all love musical architecture; there's no doubt about that.
[ Architecture Doubt Love Musical]
So I was always around music and my dad was in his own way a progressive jazzer, a big band jazzer guy.
[ Always Around Band Big Dad Guy His Music Own Progressive Way]
Even though I have often recorded alone, I still feel the best music is made by musicians playing off each other.
[ Alone Best Each Even Feel Made Music Musicians Off Often Other Playing Recorded Still Though]
I would never have become music director of the Chicago Symphony, which would have been an extremely sad loss.
[ Become Been Chicago Director Extremely Loss Music Never Sad Symphony Which Would]
I see architecture not as Gropius did, as a moral venture, as truth, but as invention, in the same way that poetry or music or painting is invention.
[ Architecture Did Invention Moral Music Painting Poetry Same See Truth Venture Way]
You can never learn it all and I hope to continue my growth as a person and a musician.
[ Continue Growth Hope Learn Musician Never Person]
I think what every skater dreams of is not only skating the best program they can possibly skate, but, y'know, having the crowd roar at the end, and it was just so loud I couldn't even hear my music.
[ Best Crowd Dreams End Even Every Having Hear Just Know Loud Music Only Possibly Program Roar Skate Skater Skating Think]
But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing. Music
[ Get Music Powerful Thing Together Very Words]
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.
[ Because Contemporary Education Europe Felt Here Likes Mean More Music Organizations Part Playing Public State Supported Than]
Writing tonal music now, you are not writing into the 19th Century.
[ Century Into Music Now Tonal Writing]
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.
[ Geometry Humming Music Spheres Strings]
I've studied various schools of thought... I acknowledge that some Muslims consider music prohibited, but I've found a lot of evidence from the life of the Prophet to show that he allowed certainly, but even encouraged, music at certain times.
[ Acknowledge Allowed Certain Certainly Consider Encouraged Even Evidence Found Life Lot Music Muslims Prohibited Prophet Schools Show Some Studied Thought Times Various]
Actually, I never liked Dylan's kind of music before; I always thought he sounded just like Yogi Bear.
[ Actually Always Bear Before Dylan Just Kind Liked Music Never Sounded Thought Yogi]
And I said - Styx - as a musical group it is our place to reflect the light that is shining on us back onto this place and say - this is where so much great stuff started.
[ Back Great Group Light Much Musical Onto Our Place Reflect Said Say Shining Started Stuff Styx Us Where]
I knew from an early age exactly what I wanted to do. I wanted to be a musician and that was it. It made life a lot easier knowing what I was aiming for.
[ Age Aiming Early Easier Exactly Knew Knowing Life Lot Made Musician Wanted]
The music industry over there seems to treat America like it's one territory even though they got offices in different parts of America - they're still quite sort of 'America is the territory.'
[ America Different Even Got Industry Music Offices Over Parts Quite Seems Sort Still Territory Though Treat]
If our music survives, which I have no doubt it will, then it will because it is good.
[ Because Doubt Good Music Our Survives Then Which Will]
The music industry is so easy compared to the ballet world.
[ Ballet Compared Easy Industry Music World]
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.
[ Any Anyway Because Great How Instrument Itself Know Music Parts Play Playing Pressure Relaxation Relaxing Source Studio Unbelievably Working]
A translation is no translation, he said, unless it will give you the music of a poem along with the words of it.
[ Along Give Music Poem Said Translation Unless Will Words]
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.
[ Always Great Hear Heard Listening Music Never New Other Somebody Something Sorts Things Way]
And for the past 10 years I've been in a real commercial setting where people are all about numbers, they're all about that bottom line. So it's nice to step out of that and hang out with a bunch of people who play music just because they love it, as you can imagine.
[ Because Been Bottom Bunch Commercial Hang Imagine Just Line Love Music Nice Numbers Out Past Play Real Setting Step Where Years]
They've been brought up on the best music. It's gonna be so good.
[ Been Best Brought Gonna Good Music Up]
You know what, the drummer is my manager. He's busy. And I'm busy. I don't need the dough, though. But having said that, there's a limit to how much bad music I wanna play. I did it when I was young, and some of the music was OK, but it wasn't great.
[ Bad Busy Did Dough Drummer Great Having How Know Limit Manager Much Music Need Ok Play Said Some Though Wanna Young]
Nirvana was pop. You can have distorted guitars and people say it's alternative, but you can't break out of pop music's constructs and still get extensive radio play and media coverage.
[ Alternative Break Constructs Coverage Distorted Extensive Get Guitars Media Music Nirvana Out Play Pop Radio Say Still]
But we got up there and decided to stick to this mix of power chords and funk and that's where it really started for us. In having the courage to take that decision. To take a gamble not just with our music but our lives.
[ Chords Courage Decided Decision Funk Gamble Got Having Just Lives Mix Music Our Power Really Started Stick Take Up Us Where]
When I was younger, I was in love with everything about the British Isles, from British folklore to Celtic music. That was always where my passions were as a young girl, and so I studied folklore as a college student in England and Ireland.
[ Always British Celtic College England Everything Folklore Girl Ireland Isles Love Music Passions Student Studied Were Where Young Younger]
When I'm on tour, I'm in a new city every single night, and the energy and the crowds and the kids and the screaming and them knowing every single word of my music and being onstage is such an energetic feeling with a big payoff.
[ Being Big City Crowds Energetic Energy Every Feeling Kids Knowing Music New Night Onstage Payoff Screaming Single Such Them Tour Word]
It is from the blues that all that may be called American music derives its most distinctive character.
[ American Blues Called Character Derives Distinctive May Most Music]
It was a great time to be making music because everything else was changing.
[ Because Changing Else Everything Great Making Music Time]
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
[ Blues Delta Folk Heaven Idea Meets Music Place Where]
I wish I could blame it on the choreography, but it's not a musical. I just had a clumsy moment.
[ Blame Choreography Clumsy Could Had Just Moment Musical Wish]
Control of vibrato helps your musical expression.
[ Control Expression Helps Musical Vibrato Your]
Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music - the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
[ Beautiful Develop Forget Interest Interesting Life Literature Music Rich See Simply Souls Things Throbbing Treasures World Yourself]
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.
[ Believe Blessed Dealing Fame Good Hit Luck Make Music Now Out Still Survive Then Think Truly Turns Well Where]
I think it had something to do with my love of music, especially rock music.
[ Especially Had Love Music Rock Something Think]
I direct a lot of TV commercials and music videos.
[ Commercials Direct Lot Music Tv Videos]
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.
[ Before Choreography Did Each Figure Had Musical Number Our Out Shoot Shooting Tracks Wanted Work]
I think popular music in this country is one of the few things in the twentieth century that have made giant strides in reverse.
[ Century Country Few Giant Made Music Popular Reverse Strides Things Think Twentieth]
That's what so sad about a lot of modern music, in my opinion, so many young bands never stay around long enough to fulfill their ultimate promise. They only get halfway there or a quarter of the way there.
[ Around Bands Enough Fulfill Get Halfway Long Lot Many Modern Music Never Only Opinion Promise Quarter Sad Stay Their Ultimate Way Young]
I never was very capable of expressing my feelings or emotions in words. I don't know whether this is the cause why I did it in music and also why I did it in painting. Or vice versa: That I had this way as an outlet. I could renounce expressing something in words.
[ Also Capable Cause Could Did Emotions Expressing Feelings Had Know Music Never Outlet Painting Renounce Something Versa Very Vice Way Whether Why Words]
I've been informed by both sides, jazz, western music, Asian music, African music, all sides, because I've been interested in the sound of the universe, and that sound is without limit.
[ African Asian Because Been Both Informed Interested Jazz Limit Music Sides Sound Universe Western Without]
One performer whose band played my music better than I could myself was Art Farmer. He recorded 'Sing Me Softly of the Blues' and 'Ad Infinitum'.
[ Ad Art Band Better Blues Could Farmer Infinitum Music Myself Performer Played Recorded Sing Softly Than Whose]
Nature's music is never over; her silences are pauses, not conclusions.
[ Conclusions Her Music Nature Never Over Pauses Silences]
Memphis is a great town, man. There's a great musical community here. I'm trying to fit in.
[ Community Fit Great Here Man Memphis Musical Town Trying]
Black music has increased my enjoyment of what I do. It has increased my range, my ability to reach into myself and accept myself.
[ Ability Accept Black Enjoyment Increased Into Music Myself Range Reach]
I've been able to make a good living as a musician, but now it's time to do all the other stuff.
[ Able Been Good Living Make Musician Now Other Stuff Time]
I mean, you go to the internet and you can see all these conversations and arguments that our fans have about our music and that's wonderful to know, that people would take the time to be that involved.
[ Arguments Conversations Fans Go Internet Involved Know Mean Music Our See Take These Time Wonderful Would]
When I was younger, studying classical music, I really had to put in the time. Three hours a day is not even nice - you have to put in six.
[ Classical Day Even Had Hours Music Nice Put Really Six Studying Three Time Younger]
Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.
[ Acquaintances After Any Bluegrass Brought Festivals Friends Made Meet More Music Renew Than Together World Year]
Well, being a jazz musician is not a rose garden!
[ Being Garden Jazz Musician Rose Well]
I'm not playing for other musicians. We're trying to reach the guy who works all day and wants to spend a buck at night. We'll keep him happy.
[ Buck Day Guy Happy Him Keep Musicians Night Other Playing Reach Spend Trying Wants Works]
I'm not trying to clock scores in this lifetime, it's just that things are better now than they were like five, ten years ago. Music has gotten a lot better. There's a lot of people who are committed to - soulfully.
[ Ago Better Clock Committed Five Gotten Just Lifetime Lot Music Now Scores Ten Than Things Trying Were Years]
I'll give up this sort of touring madness certainly, but music-everything is based on music. No, I'll never stop my music.
[ Based Certainly Give Madness Music Never Sort Stop Touring Up]
When I was 15, I did not know nothing about what concerned the world of music.
[ Concerned Did Know Music Nothing World]
It is so important for people at a young age to be invited to embrace classical music and opera.
[ Age Classical Embrace Important Invited Music Opera Young]
We always thought we had to follow a certain theme but I don't agree with that anymore. I think the fans deserve a wider variety of music.
[ Agree Always Anymore Certain Deserve Fans Follow Had Music Theme Think Thought Variety Wider]
The one thing I wanted to do more than anything else was sing country music.
[ Anything Country Else More Music Sing Than Thing Wanted]
When I saw the movie, I said, I wish I had heard the music. I would have ridden the horse differently.
[ Differently Had Heard Horse Movie Music Ridden Said Saw Wish Would]
All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians.
[ Mathematicians Musicians Subconsciously]
I've done some music for films and I really enjoy doing it.
[ Doing Done Enjoy Films Music Really Some]
I had to learn chord shapes. I bought books with chord charts. I used to listen to all kinds of pop music.
[ Books Bought Charts Chord Had Kinds Learn Listen Music Pop Shapes Used]
I loved the atmosphere of the dance studios - the wooden floors, the big mirrors, everyone dressed in pink or black tights, the musicians accompanying us - and the feeling of ritual the classes had.
[ Accompanying Atmosphere Big Black Classes Dance Dressed Everyone Feeling Floors Had Loved Mirrors Musicians Pink Ritual Studios Tights Us Wooden]
Music is your own talent and is an important tool. Even if you don't want to be a role model, get ready to be in the public eye. Energy is there, you just have to use it.
[ Energy Even Eye Get Important Just Model Music Own Public Ready Role Talent Tool Use Want Your]
As a culture I see us as presently deprived of subtleties. The music is loud, the anger is elevated, sex seems lacking in sweetness and privacy.
[ Anger Culture Deprived Elevated Lacking Loud Music Presently Privacy See Seems Sex Subtleties Sweetness Us]
Yoga is almost like music in a way; there's no end to it.
[ Almost End Music Way Yoga]
It is easy to write unthinking music.
[ Easy Music Unthinking Write]
I have sometimes been told that my music is 'difficult' for the listener.
[ Been Difficult Listener Music Sometimes Told]
Music's been around a long time, and there's going to be music long after Ray Charles is dead. I just want to make my mark, leave something musically good behind. If it's a big record, that's the frosting on the cake, but music's the main meal.
[ After Around Been Behind Big Cake Charles Dead Going Good Just Leave Long Main Make Mark Meal Music Musically Ray Record Something Time Want]
You have to react to what's around you in the moment, whatever the music is. Just think of it as some place you have to enter and you need to find the key.
[ Around Enter Find Just Key Moment Music Need Place React Some Think Whatever]
And the invention of transformations of certain figures has become the most important in musical composition.
[ Become Certain Composition Figures Important Invention Most Musical Transformations]
But between sets I'd sneak over to the black places to hear blues musicians. It got to the point where I was making my living at white clubs and having my fun at the other places.
[ Between Black Blues Clubs Fun Got Having Hear Living Making Musicians Other Over Places Point Sets Sneak Where White]
I write music just for me. I'm certainly not good enough to do it on any kind of a level but I enjoy that time because it's quiet.
[ Any Because Certainly Enjoy Enough Good Just Kind Level Music Quiet Time Write]
When recordings replaced concerts as the dominant mode of hearing music, our conception of the nature of performance and of music itself was altered.
[ Altered Conception Concerts Dominant Hearing Itself Mode Music Nature Our Performance Recordings Replaced]
My God, how can anyone ever be a master of music?
[ Anyone Ever God How Master Music]
Perhaps, once I am gone, the one thing I might be remembered for is having sung a great deal of Mahler with a great many phenomenal conductors. It is wonderful music, very spiritual.
[ Am Conductors Deal Gone Great Having Mahler Many Might Music Once Perhaps Phenomenal Remembered Spiritual Sung Thing Very Wonderful]
I don't use composers. I research music the way I research the photographs or the facts in my scripts.
[ Composers Facts Music Photographs Research Scripts Use Way]
When I perform Strauss, it is as if the music fits me like a glove. My voice seems to lie in a happy area in this music, which is lyrical and passionate at the same time.
[ Area Fits Glove Happy Lie Lyrical Music Passionate Perform Same Seems Strauss Time Voice Which]
Yes, I'm a musician. I also like to play with others, sometimes more, sometimes less.
[ Also Less More Musician Others Play Sometimes Yes]
There's a reason I moved to NYC, and if I listed all the musicians on my list you'd grow weary.
[ Grow List Listed Moved Musicians Nyc Reason Weary]
I try to put myself into unusual and difficult situations as often as I can in order to capture the element of struggle in the music.
[ Capture Difficult Element Into Music Myself Often Order Put Situations Struggle Try Unusual]
He has a method that likens the musician to an athlete, so I do physical exercises designed to keep a musician in shape in order to perform the function, which is to play music.
[ Athlete Designed Exercises Function Keep Method Music Musician Order Perform Physical Play Shape Which]
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.
[ Band Dead Difficult Funny Kennedys More Music Naming Political Than Try]
Those little nimble musicians of the air, that warble forth their curious ditties, with which nature hath furnished them to the shame of art. Nature
[ Air Art Curious Ditties Forth Furnished Hath Little Musicians Nature Nimble Shame Their Them Those Which]
It wasn't until I was about 17 or 18 years old that I got into music.
[ Got Into Music Old Until 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.
[ Around Bad Cheap Decent Good Interpreter Lot Make Music Piano Piece Pretty Smear Some Sound Take Taste Tell Unlike While]
I want the audience to be so involved in the sweep of the music.
[ Audience Involved Music Sweep Want]
I'm always looking to create new avenues or new visions of music.
[ Always Avenues Create Looking Music New Visions]
The only stuff I don't like are Broadway musicals. I hate them. I don't even like to talk about it. I can't bear musicals.
[ Bear Broadway Even Hate Musicals Only Stuff Talk Them]
I don't play pyrotechnic scales. I play about frustration, patience, anger. Music is an extension of my soul.
[ Anger Extension Frustration Music Patience Play Scales Soul]
Music conveys moods and images. Even in opera, where plots deal with the structure of destiny, it's music, not words, that provides power.
[ Conveys Deal Destiny Even Images Moods Music Opera Plots Power Provides Structure Where Words]
My sense of divine brings with it a strange sound of music with its glories, a marvellous melody sounding like a multitude of flutes.
[ Brings Divine Glories Marvellous Melody Multitude Music Sense Sound Sounding Strange]
I am not doing something that it is experimental music in relation to classical music.
[ Am Classical Doing Experimental Music Relation Something]
Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune. Music
[ Classical Into Keep Kind Music Thinking Tune Turn Will]
Musicals are written and then rewritten. Those things used to happen on the road. Now they are done in New York during preview performances.
[ Done During Happen Musicals New Now Performances Preview Rewritten Road Then Things Those Used Written York]
I really do love Diana Ross; I grew up listening to her records. I grew up in a little town in Mexico, so while we got the music, we never got the experience of watching her.
[ Diana Experience Got Grew Her Listening Little Love Mexico Music Never Really Records Ross Town Up Watching While]
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.
[ Band Could Explore Get Ideas Into Knew Living Make Movies Music Orchestral Perfect Seemed Some Spot Those Wanted Where Yes]
Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!
[ Curtain Fast Finale Good Great Last Light Looks Music Ready Show]
Because essentially Schoenberg was an extremely gifted man. And in spite of many of his theories and so on, when he really began to write music, he still was guided very much by his internal hearing, by what we call your internal ear.
[ Because Began Call Ear Essentially Extremely Gifted Guided Hearing His Internal Man Many Much Music Really Spite Still Theories Very Write Your]
Every musical movement that is big enough has to produce some good musicians who wouldn't have had the incentive to start playing without it.
[ Big Enough Every Good Had Incentive Movement Musical Musicians Playing Produce Some Start Without]
I would do the occasional score. I thought it was the most thrilling thing. It was instant. You made the music and they played it right away to millions of people. I found it thrilling.
[ Away Found Instant Made Millions Most Music Occasional Played Right Score Thing Thought Thrilling Would]
My training as an engineer has enabled me to design the stuff, but the reason I do it is not to make music but for the opportunity to work with musicians.
[ Design Enabled Engineer Make Music Musicians Opportunity Reason Stuff Training Work]
The blues are like the fugue in 18th century. It's probably the music that belongs most to our time.
[ Belongs Blues Century Fugue Most Music Our Probably Time]
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.
[ Accomplishment Another Been Composing Expressing Feel Finally Gotten Ladder Makes Musician Orchestral Playing Primarily See Think Throughout Ultimate Up Way Years]
Well, I heard of Sunny Ade, and looks as if his music is gonna be big on a global level, because I was in London the other day and some people asked me to review the album.
[ Album Asked Because Big Day Global Gonna Heard His Level London Looks Music Other Review Some Sunny Well]
I'm inspired by music. Sometimes more than I want to be.
[ Inspired More Music Sometimes Than Want]
The Moment is an album that contains the best music I have ever produced.
[ Album Best Contains Ever Moment Music Produced]
Ladies and gentleman, I've suffered for my music, now it's your turn.
[ Gentleman Ladies Music Now Suffered Turn Your]
I was bred and raised in a multi-cultural music background.
[ Background Bred Music Raised]
If people are really excited about their music, and that's their primary motivation, then that comes through in demo tapes. That's the most important ingredient.
[ Comes Demo Excited Important Ingredient Most Motivation Music Primary Really Tapes Their Then Through]
Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music. Music
[ Clothes First Food Fourth Great Material Music Shelter Then Want]
I grew up doing musicals. I've done so many musicals in my life, I kind of got them out of my system. But, I certainly would be open to them. Rocky Horror Show is a big favorite of mine.
[ Big Certainly Doing Done Favorite Got Grew Horror Kind Life Many Mine Musicals Open Out Rocky Show System Them Up Would]
Well there is a lot of work here for younger and older musicians now. Our Ministry of Culture has now really embarked on changing things for artists, and it is getting much better. We just have to organize ourselves as artists, and then things will be better.
[ Artists Better Changing Culture Embarked Getting Here Just Lot Ministry Much Musicians Now Older Organize Our Ourselves Really Then Things Well Will Work Younger]
I think I first realized I wanted to be in country music and be an artist when I was 10. And I started dragging my parents to festivals, and fairs, and karaoke contests, and I did that for about a year before I came to Nashville for the first time. I was 11 and I had this demo CD of me singing Dixie Chicks and Leanne Rimes songs.
[ Artist Before Came Cd Chicks Contests Country Demo Did Dragging Fairs Festivals First Had Music Nashville Parents Realized Singing Songs Started Think Time Wanted Year]
My 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.
[ Artist Been Came Career College Degree General Got Great Helped Industry Intention Into Just Lot Musician Necessarily Reason Recording Went Which]
Jazz is the only music in which the same note can be played night after night but differently each time.
[ After Differently Each Jazz Music Night Note Only Played Same Time Which]
My music is homegrown from the garden of New Orleans. Music is everything to me short of breathing. Music also has a role to lift you up - not to be escapist but to take you out of misery.
[ Also Breathing Escapist Everything Garden Homegrown Lift Misery Music New Orleans Out Role Short Take Up]
Post-Modernism was a reaction against Modernism. It came quite early to music and literature, and a little later to architecture. And I think it's still coming to computer science.
[ Against Architecture Came Coming Computer Early Later Literature Little Modernism Music Post-Modernism Quite Reaction Science Still Think]
My parents were worried about me, certainly when I became so deeply interested in music and people like the New York Dolls who, at the time, were very peculiar indeed.
[ Became Certainly Deeply Dolls Indeed Interested Music New Parents Peculiar Time Very Were Worried York]
But anyone who knows anything about the music industry knows it's not only about the music.
[ Anyone Anything Industry Knows Music Only]
Actually John, Paul Rutherford, and Trevor Watts, and several other rather well known English jazz musicians had got their training by joining the Air Force, which was a pretty standard way for people to get some kind of musical education in those days.
[ Actually Air Days Education English Force Get Got Had Jazz John Joining Kind Known Musical Musicians Other Paul Pretty Rather Several Some Standard Their Those Training Watts Way Well Which]
Ray had so much love of life and the music. He had so much integrity. He treated the music with so much dignity and respect. I spent four and a half years as a sideman with Ray Brown's trio. Music was his life, more so than anyone I could mention.
[ Anyone Brown Could Dignity Four Had Half His Integrity Life Love Mention More Much Music Ray Respect Spent Than Treated Trio Years]
I have never stopped playing music.
[ Music Never Playing Stopped]
The kind of music or the kind of arrangements that I do, the kind of musicians I choose, is just what I like to hear.
[ Arrangements Choose Hear Just Kind Music Musicians]
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.
[ Awful Booze Cause Had Idea Learn Most Music Other Problem Sex Stuff Top Want Wanted]
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.
[ 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]
My brother's been producing rap music and hip-hop for maybe 10 years.
[ Been Brother Hip-Hop Maybe Music Producing Rap Years]
Everyone's just extracting meaning and feeling and emotion from almost every aspect of music, and I think that for me, it's a huge antidote to that to have a concept album.
[ Album Almost Antidote Aspect Concept Emotion Every Everyone Extracting Feeling Huge Just Meaning Music Think]
There is no music that can't be used politically, but the motives behind the creation of that music can be non-political.
[ Behind Creation Motives Music Non-Political Politically Used]
I publish my own music. I'm creating my own songbook. It works that way for me; I'm very independent.
[ Creating Independent Music Own Publish Songbook Very Way Works]
Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself.
[ Always Anything Architecture Else Every Himself Literature Man Music Pictures Portrait Whether Work]
You know, they wanted to do a Broadway album and every show was kind of a bomb. There was no music at all.
[ Album Bomb Broadway Every Kind Know Music Show Wanted]
I love fantasy. I love horror. I love musicals. Whatever doesn't really happen in life is what I'm interested in. As a way of commenting on everything that does happen in life, because ultimately the only thing I'm really interested in is people.
[ Because Commenting Does Everything Fantasy Happen Horror Interested Life Love Musicals Only Really Thing Ultimately Way Whatever]
Music is one of the easy things to eliminate because of budget cuts, but it's important to give kids the avenue to express themselves.
[ Avenue Because Budget Cuts Easy Eliminate Express Give Important Kids Music Themselves Things]
I mean, I haven't been completely lacking in some enjoyment of Chuck Berry or Buddy Holly. But I just didn't pay attention to that period of music, obviously.
[ Attention Been Berry Buddy Chuck Completely Enjoyment Haven Holly Just Lacking Mean Music Obviously Pay Period Some]
We play happy music, and we make people happy. That's why they like us.
[ Happy Make Music Play Us Why]
They told me that they are starting a classic label, and wanted me to be the first artist. So I signed, and am producing myself, and writing my own music, but I'm their first artist on their classic label. And I have creative control.
[ Am Artist Classic Control Creative First Label Music Myself Own Producing Signed Starting Their Told Wanted Writing]
Certainly tolerance and acceptance were at the forefront of my music.
[ Acceptance Certainly Forefront Music Tolerance Were]
I just do what I do. I like to make music.
[ Just Make Music]
It's more important for me to have a good record with good music and be part of a movie that's good and where the music is used in a really great way. That's the important thing. The other stuff you want to say about it, I don't care.
[ Care Good Great Important More Movie Music Other Part Really Record Say Stuff Thing Used Want Way Where]
Our show doesn't rely on the typical whistles and bells, and smoke and mirrors. It relies mostly on the music.
[ Bells Mirrors Mostly Music Our Relies Rely Show Smoke Typical Whistles]
I believe in my music.
[ Believe Music]
Music stops you from thinking.
[ Music Stops Thinking]
If I hadn't of had music in my life, it's quite possible I'd be dead and I'd much rather be alive.
[ Alive Dead Had Hadn Life Much Music Possible Quite Rather]
I've studied all my musical life, but learning is only good if you do something constructive with it.
[ Constructive Good Learning Life Musical Only Something Studied]
Classical music's ability to translate emotional themes is fantastic.
[ Ability Classical Emotional Fantastic Music Themes Translate]
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.
[ Again Anger Back Become Bring Compassion Getting Humble Lose Luck Music Our Pain Spot Surface Tender Vehicle Where]
How can German music not be represented by an article?
[ Article German How Music Represented]
I would think, to me, growing up in the south, growing up with all the gospel music, singing in the church and having that rhythm and blues - the blues background was my big inspiration.
[ Background Big Blues Church Gospel Growing Having Inspiration Music Rhythm Singing South Think Up Would]
I'm doing music, and we both want to do some drama.
[ Both Doing Drama Music Some Want]
Falling in Place was meant to be very much rooted in a place and time, and music was a part of that.
[ Falling Meant Much Music Part Place Rooted Time Very]
Religion can make it worse. Are you supposing that if people were encouraged to believe in a transcendent reality, and to be encouraged by grand rituals and music and preaching, to love their neighbors, then they would put jealousy and frustration aside?
[ Aside Believe Encouraged Frustration Grand Jealousy Love Make Music Neighbors Preaching Put Reality Religion Rituals Supposing Their Then Transcendent Were Worse Would]
Why do you judge me as a musician, John? All I'm interested in is making money.
[ Interested John Judge Making Money Musician Why]
There was always a lot of American music in England until, obviously when the Beatles came around, then there was a shift towards English music, but before then American music was the main thing.
[ Always American Around Beatles Before Came England English Lot Main Music Obviously Shift Then Thing Towards Until]
Music has charms to sooth a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak. Music
[ Bend Charms Music Oak Rocks Savage Soften]
I try to tell a story musically in a song.
[ Musically Song Story Tell Try]
Bluegrass is wonderful music. I'm glad I originated it.
[ Bluegrass Glad Music Originated Wonderful]
If rock-and-roll is well done, there's nothing so terribly wrong with that kind of music. But the lyrics are another story.
[ Another Done Kind Lyrics Music Nothing Story Terribly Well Wrong]
It sounds really arrogant, but my music's my favourite music ever. I prefer it to anyone else's.
[ Anyone Arrogant Else Ever Favourite Music Prefer Really Sounds]
Either your understanding of the meaning of music is there from the beginning or it is not.
[ Beginning Either Meaning Music Understanding Your]
I'm doing a play, a musical. The musical follows the Mamma Mia concept. It's my first LA theater project.
[ Concept Doing First Follows La Musical Play Project Theater]
If you copy, it means you're working without any real feeling. No two people on earth are alike, and it's got to be that way in music or it isn't music.
[ Alike Any Copy Earth Feeling Got Means Music Real Two Way Without Working]
Richard Wagner, a musician who wrote music which is better than it sounds.
[ Better Music Musician Richard Sounds Than Wagner Which Wrote]
My older brother and myself always played together in bands, but we never knew we would be professional musicians.
[ Always Bands Brother Knew Musicians Myself Never Older Played Professional Together Would]
I firmly believe that we have more latent musical talent in America than there is in any other country. But to dig it out there must be good music throughout the land, a lot of it. Everyone must hear it, and such a process takes time.
[ America Any Believe Country Dig Everyone Firmly Good Hear Land Latent Lot More Music Musical Must Other Out Process Such Takes Talent Than Throughout Time]
But those musics do not address the larger kind of architecture in time that classical music does, whatever each one of us knows that classical music must mean.
[ Address Architecture Classical Does Each Kind Knows Larger Mean Music Musics Must Those Time Us Whatever]
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.
[ Baptists Church Every Folks Go Holiness Know Liked Music Now Set Tent Their Then Up Were Would]
Rush has never been a spontaneous group. We may be spontaneous in our writing, we may be spontaneous as individuals in our day to day lives... certainly I think am and always have been, but I think when it comes to Rush and our presentation of our music it's quite controlled.
[ Always Am Been Certainly Comes Controlled Day Group Individuals Lives May Music Never Our Presentation Quite Rush Spontaneous Think Writing]
My music is so often like a lullaby I write to myself to make sense of things I can't tie together, or things I've lost, or things I'll never have.
[ Lost Lullaby Make Music Myself Never Often Sense Things Tie Together Write]
I learned at an early age that I was given something special when I was born, and that was the gift of music.
[ Age Born Early Gift Given Learned Music Something Special]
I have always loved Scottish music - all sorts of Celtic, Gaelic music.
[ Always Celtic Gaelic Loved Music Scottish Sorts]
We don't really talk about music that much, to be honest with you. It's not some I usually - I can't really talk about other people's tracks never mind my own.
[ Honest Mind Much Music Never Other Own Really Some Talk Tracks Usually]
I look upon myself as a musical bricklayer with architectural aspirations.
[ Architectural Aspirations Bricklayer Look Musical Myself Upon]
What love is to man, music is to the arts and to mankind.
[ Arts Love Man Mankind Music]
Australia is so cool that it's hard to even know where to start describing it. The beaches are beautiful; so is the weather. Not too crowded. Great food, great music, really nice people. It must be a lot like Los Angeles was many years ago.
[ Ago Angeles Australia Beaches Beautiful Cool Crowded Describing Even Food Great Hard Know Los Lot Many Music Must Nice Really Start Too Weather Where Years]
We live in the mind, in ideas, in fragments. We no longer drink in the wild outer music of the streets - we remember only.
[ Drink Fragments Ideas Live Longer Mind Music Only Outer Remember Streets Wild]
Music allows the great opportunity to play with people who turned you on and you love.
[ Allows Great Love Music Opportunity Play Turned]
My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art.
[ Art Dedicate Goal Just Life Music Whole]
I can almost always write music; at any hour of the twenty-four, if I put pencil to paper, music comes.
[ Almost Always Any Comes Hour Music Paper Pencil Put Twenty-Four Write]
It's that kind of in-born music thing - I could pick up the guitar and play something. It's not something I consciously do.
[ Consciously Could Guitar Kind Music Pick Play Something Thing Up]
I was the first woman ever named Entertainer of the Year in country music.
[ Country Entertainer Ever First Music Named Woman Year]
Part of Michael's uniqueness, I think, comes from the fact that he worked with music. He had a tape which he gave me with many different compositions, really eclectic. These pieces of music were sources of inspiration.
[ Comes Compositions Different Eclectic Fact Gave Had Inspiration Many Michael Music Part Pieces Really Sources Tape These Think Uniqueness Were Which Worked]
I see music as one language. If one musical form eats its own tail, it dies. So it needs to be a mongrel, it needs to be hybridised.
[ Dies Eats Form Language Mongrel Music Musical Needs Own See Tail]
For me Brazilian music is the perfect mix of melody and rhythm. It just bubbles rhythmically. If I had to pick just one music style to play if would be Brazilian.
[ Brazilian Bubbles Had Just Melody Mix Music Perfect Pick Play Rhythm Rhythmically Style Would]
What is nice about country music today is that most artists are not trying to do something everybody else is doing. They really are trying to develop their own uniqueness.
[ Artists Country Develop Doing Else Everybody Most Music Nice Own Really Something Their Today Trying Uniqueness]
In most films music is brought in at the end, after the picture is more or less locked, to amplify the emotions the filmmaker wants you to feel.
[ After Amplify Brought Emotions End Feel Filmmaker Films Less Locked More Most Music Picture Wants]
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
[ Change Just Music Trying World]
Mathematics is the music of reason.
[ Mathematics Music Reason]
I think one of the best things you can do, no matter what you play, is to take up piano. Music is based on chord changes and harmonies, and you can get 'em more out of an instrument like piano, where you can hear all the notes at once.
[ Based Best Changes Chord Em Get Harmonies Hear Instrument Matter More Music Notes Once Out Piano Play Take Things Think Up Where]
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.
[ Also Computers Creating Current Email Files Finding Important Information Mp3 Music New Other Own Staying Through Use Website Websites Well Working]
Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.
[ Bears Cracked Crude Dance Human Kettle Long Make Melt Music Rhythms Speech Stars Tap Which While Will]
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.
[ Actually Any Anything Doing Drunk Full Get Just Mean Music Reaction Room Something Stoned Think Up Wake Whole]
I find that different types of music are good for certain activities.
[ Activities Certain Different Find Good Music Types]
Playing music is not really susceptible to theory much. Circumstances affect it so much.
[ Affect Circumstances Much Music Playing Really Susceptible Theory]
I worked on scores. I went to the musical library in Berlin which is very famous. I discovered that we had scores of Beethoven, printed scores of Beethoven, that are full of mistakes. Not the wrong or false notes, but the wrong dynamic, understandable things.
[ Beethoven Berlin Discovered Dynamic False Famous Full Had Library Mistakes Musical Notes Printed Scores Things Understandable Very Went Which Worked Wrong]
I can sing, but my voice is untrained. I'd like to do a musical someday.
[ Musical Sing Someday Untrained Voice]
I try to use my music to move these people to act.
[ Act Move Music These Try Use]
So, through all that early professional career I would occasionally do a musical, a pantomime or a play with songs. The next stop would be a Shakespeare, or an Ibsen, or a play by a brand new writer who had never done anything in the theater before.
[ Anything Before Brand Career Done Early Had Ibsen Musical Never New Next Occasionally Pantomime Play Professional Shakespeare Songs Stop Theater Through Would Writer]
For music, unlike a $500 software program, people are paying a buck or two a song, and it's those dollars and pennies that have to add up to pay for not just the cost of that song, but the investment in the next song.
[ Add Buck Cost Dollars Investment Just Music Next Pay Paying Pennies Program Software Song Those Two Unlike Up]
It's meant to reaffirm the validity of that music - clean, minimalist, honest, classic music.
[ Classic Clean Honest Meant Minimalist Music Reaffirm Validity]
How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
[ Anything Being Brain Ears Enchanted Experience Eyes Fabulous God How Instruments Itself Jewels Less Musical Nerves Possible Sensitive Such Than]
David Lee Roth had the idea that if you covered a successful song, you were half way home. C'mon - Van Halen doing 'Dancing in the Streets'? It was stupid. I started feeling like I would rather bomb playing my own songs than be successful playing someone else's music.
[ Bomb Covered Dancing David Doing Else Feeling Had Halen Half Home Idea Lee Mon Music Own Playing Rather Roth Someone Song Songs Started Streets Stupid Successful Than Van Way Were Would]
I 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.
[ Broadway Down Fan Huge Im Love Musical Musicals Offer Pass Position Really Someone Something Theater Want Were Would]
I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music.
[ Apply Colors Music Notes Poems Shape Try Words]
Those albums are so important to me because, for the first time, I was making my own music, paying for it, finding strengths in it, and going through the process of finding the right music for the record.
[ Albums Because Finding First Going Important Making Music Own Paying Process Record Right Strengths Those Through Time]
It was the early days of Rock 'n' Roll in this country. We were all struggling to learn music, it might be Country, Jazz, Classical, Blues or even Rock 'n' Roll.
[ Blues Classical Country Days Early Even Jazz Learn Might Music Rock Roll Struggling Were]
Improvised music involves a lot of intuition and I like developing intuition.
[ Developing Improvised Intuition Involves Lot Music]
We set up a beta site, a test site, with movie, music and book reviews. If you're reading them and you want to buy a book or a ticket for a movie that's reviewed on the site, you can do that without leaving our site.
[ Beta Book Buy Leaving Movie Music Our Reading Reviewed Reviews Set Site Test Them Ticket Up Want Without]
People dance and we have a lot of music and... this might be the closet I get for a while.
[ Closet Dance Get Lot Might Music While]
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once. Music
[ Feels Hears His Music Once Solitude]
I think that's given inspiration to other musicians. I know, particularly through the 90s, a lot of bands would cite Rush as an influence. I don't think it was so much our music, but more the way we really stuck to our guns.
[ Bands Cite Given Guns Influence Inspiration Know Lot More Much Music Musicians Other Our Particularly Really Rush Stuck Think Through Way Would]
I write the vocals last, because I wanted to invent the music first and push the music to the level that I had to compete against it.
[ Against Because Compete First Had Invent Last Level Music Push Vocals Wanted Write]
Eclecticism is the word. Like a jazz musician who creates his own style out of the styles around him, I play by ear.
[ Around Creates Ear Him His Jazz Musician Out Own Play Style Styles Word]
Out of doing all that experimentation with sound I decided I wanted to do it with live musicians. To take repetition, take music fragments and make it live. Musicians would be able to play it and create this kind of abstract fabric of sound.
[ Able Abstract Create Decided Doing Experimentation Fabric Fragments Kind Live Make Music Musicians Out Play Repetition Sound Take Wanted Would]
The true musician is to bring light into people's hearts.
[ Bring Hearts Into Light Musician True]
With Sumthin Else Music Works, I wanted to spread the love and give newcomers a chance to make it because something that really helped me were all the people who had given me an opportunity when I was putting my career together.
[ Because Career Chance Else Give Given Had Helped Love Make Music Newcomers Opportunity Putting Really Something Spread Together Wanted Were Works]
There are so many things that are misunderstood or not recognized about my father's music because they've been filtered by people who work for magazines like Rolling Stone.
[ Because Been Father Filtered Magazines Many Misunderstood Music Recognized Rolling Stone Things Work]
The people on the business side in the music business are kind of different from the theatre business. I think it's partly because there are different pressures on the industries.
[ Because Business Different Industries Kind Music Partly Pressures Side Theatre Think]
So it doesn't have to be happy music to be inspiring.
[ Happy Inspiring Music]
Oh yeah, it's great see music and to play music in small places. And it's really fun for me to play here because, you know, I played two feet from people all night. And after all those years, it's great to be able to talk to folks.
[ Able After Because Feet Folks Fun Great Here Know Music Night Oh Places Play Played Really See Small Talk Those Two Yeah Years]
But there are rock and roll fans all over this continent and all over the globe, really, and we're just set at marking the planet with Styx music until the day we die.
[ Continent Day Die Fans Globe Just Marking Music Over Planet Really Rock Roll Set Styx Until]
I've found that music allows years to fold like an accordion over each other, so I guess you don't feel the passage of time as much.
[ Accordion Allows Each Feel Fold Found Guess Much Music Other Over Passage Time Years]
I listened to many different types of instruments and music, and have always tried to look at the bass as an instrument as opposed to only a bass.
[ Always Bass Different Instrument Instruments Listened Look Many Music Only Opposed Tried Types]
You walk off the plane in Rio, and your blood temperature goes up. The feel of the wind on your face, the water on your skin, the taste of the food, the music, the sexuality; Brazilians are very comfortable in their sexuality.
[ Blood Brazilians Comfortable Face Feel Food Goes Music Off Plane Rio Sexuality Skin Taste Temperature Their Up Very Walk Water Wind Your]
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.
[ Another Any Broke Collaboration Comes Creatively Direction Essentially Guitar Having Interests Mark Move Moving Musically Other Player Point Reason Start Up Wanted Where]
I don't have any message in the music. Music will be fine as long as you take care of yourself.
[ Any Care Fine Long Message Music Take Will Yourself]
I actually spend very little time listening to any new music.
[ Actually Any Listening Little Music New Spend Time Very]
I am really a very shy person. If I appear, it is because of the music, not because I want to be seen.
[ Am Appear Because Music Person Really Seen Shy Very Want]
I'm just experimenting with every different type of music you can imagine and seeing where my voice lies and what sounds best. I think when I do finally do the album it will be very eclectic - just loads of different stuff on it. That's what I am hoping.
[ Album Am Best Different Eclectic Every Experimenting Finally Hoping Imagine Just Lies Loads Music Seeing Sounds Stuff Think Type Very Voice Where Will]
You know, musicians aren't very stable, in case you hadn't noticed.
[ Case Hadn Know Musicians Noticed Stable Very]
I wasn't straining at the bit to become a movie star any more than I had plotted to get out of vaudeville and into Broadway musicals.
[ Any Become Bit Broadway Get Had Into More Movie Musicals Out Plotted Star Straining Than Vaudeville]
Songs used to be short, then they became longer, and now they're getting shorter. But otherwise, music is about a beat and a message. If the beat gets to the audience, and the message touches them, you've got a hit.
[ Audience Beat Became Gets Getting Got Hit Longer Message Music Now Otherwise Short Shorter Songs Them Then Touches Used]
I actually write film music because I'm classically trained on the piano so as well as songwriting I also write actual film music that could be used for movies like war movies and love movies.
[ Actual Actually Also Because Classically Could Film Love Movies Music Piano Songwriting Trained Used War Well Write]
Rock music should be gross: that's the fun of it. It gets up and drops its trousers.
[ Drops Fun Gets Gross Music Rock Should Trousers Up]
At the same time, I was listening to black music, and I began to think that the best musicians were receiving the worst treatment. The people who were doing the greatest work were despised as lower class, with no dignity accorded to what they did.
[ Accorded Began Best Black Class Despised Did Dignity Doing Greatest Listening Lower Music Musicians Receiving Same Think Time Treatment Were Work Worst]
Ideals are not something I can control. It's not logic that convinces me of something, it's what my heart says. My heart has a way of involving me in things, which can only be good for the music.
[ Control Convinces Good Heart Ideals Involving Logic Music Only Says Something Things Way Which]
I don't listen to my own music at home.
[ Home Listen Music Own]
Well, I didn't really grow up playing or listening to metal, like many of the kids I went to school with. I only got into it in my late teens, so when Marilyn Manson formed, it was at a time when I was still excited about approaching music from that angle.
[ Angle Approaching Excited Formed Got Grow Into Kids Late Listening Manson Many Marilyn Metal Music Only Playing Really School Still Teens Time Up Well Went]
My songwriting and my style became more complex as I listened, learned, borrowed and stole and put my music together.
[ Became Borrowed Complex Learned Listened More Music Put Songwriting Stole Style Together]
I never feel that my music is sparse or minimalist; the way fat people never really think they're fat. I certainly don't consider myself minimalist at all.
[ Certainly Consider Fat Feel Minimalist Music Myself Never Really Think Way]
My upbringing made me think that real legitimate music is written, not heard.
[ Heard Legitimate Made Music Real Think Upbringing Written]
But since the middle of the century in particular, the music has become very irregular in rhythm.
[ Become Century Irregular Middle Music Particular Rhythm Since Very]
It really is, to see that this kind of music is still so popular.
[ Kind Music Popular Really See Still]
Over in the UK, the music press can be brutal. They can say wonderful things about you one week, and the next week, you're in the can.
[ Brutal Music Next Over Press Say Things Uk Week Wonderful]
By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet. Nature
[ Am Around Blue Charged Cooler Deeper Feel Feet Fire Glory God Green Music Nature Pure Reading Renewed Scriptures Seems Sky Trees Under Whole World]
I wanted to prove the sustaining power of music.
[ Music Power Prove Sustaining Wanted]
I would call it a comedy variety show. We have some people just doing straight standup. We usually try to have one musical act of sort. So its just people being funny in different ways, not just sketch, not just standup, not just characters, all of those things.
[ Act Being Call Characters Comedy Different Doing Funny Just Musical Show Sketch Some Sort Standup Straight Things Those Try Usually Variety Ways Would]
I do listen to other music though, and try to pick up what is good.
[ Good Listen Music Other Pick Though Try Up]
I didn't know how well my first album had done; it was enough to get me to do the second album, which was a continuation of the music I'd worked on and perfected.
[ Album Continuation Done Enough First Get Had How Know Music Perfected Second Well Which Worked]
Rap actually comes out of punk rock, not black music.
[ Actually Black Comes Music Out Punk Rap Rock]
There are more bad musicians than there is bad music.
[ Bad More Music Musicians Than]
I really, really love music. I'm affected by it and uplifted by it, and made to laugh and cry, and almost fall in love with the person who has made me feel so brilliant and communicated so profoundly to me.
[ Affected Almost Brilliant Communicated Cry Fall Feel Laugh Love Made Music Person Profoundly Really Uplifted]
I love to sing! To be in a movie with musical number is the coolest thing ever!
[ Coolest Ever Love Movie Musical Number Sing Thing]
There has never been any proper commitment to marketing these artists and their music. We are not Sony.
[ Any Artists Been Commitment Marketing Music Never Proper Sony Their These]
I played Big Band jazz music. I wasn't into rock and roll. I was just there because it was a living. I surprised everyone. I'm still surprising people.
[ Band Because Big Everyone Into Jazz Just Living Music Played Rock Roll Still Surprised Surprising]
Quality is timeless: It will clearly define itself. And so I make reference to and acknowledge things that I feel have been dismissed, trying to restate those musical and cultural elements clearly and vehemently.
[ Acknowledge Been Clearly Cultural Define Dismissed Elements Feel Itself Make Musical Quality Reference Restate Things Those Timeless Trying Vehemently Will]
There's some familiarity in Celtic music, even if you've never heard that piece of music before.
[ Before Celtic Even Familiarity Heard Music Never Piece Some]
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. Music
[ Higher Music Philosophy Revelation Than Wisdom]
If you met my dad, I think a lot of things would be put to rest. Because my pops is a pretty silly guy. But, Coldcut, they're based in the U.K. I'm a big fan of jazz music, so American music has had a big influence on what I listen to.
[ American Based Because Big Dad Fan Guy Had Influence Jazz Listen Lot Met Music Pops Pretty Put Rest Silly Things Think Would]
I hate music, especially when it's played.
[ Especially Hate Music Played]
I always make fun of KISS because I don't particularly think their music is anything.
[ Always Anything Because Fun Kiss Make Music Particularly Their Think]
Arranging is the way I put my stamp on my music as much as my guitar playing.
[ Arranging Guitar Much Music Playing Put Stamp Way]
Without a doubt, the best way to get to know me is through my music.
[ Best Doubt Get Know Music Through Way Without]
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.
[ Am Any Applies Musician Proud Things Think Very]
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.
[ Accessible Available Bar Become Beer Black Cent Commercial Commodity Corner Fifteen Go Hear Live Music Performances Possible Previously Use Were]
I must say I've always composed music from the point of view of the performers.
[ Always Composed Music Must Performers Point Say View]
Every now and then, a lot of bands doing the same kind of music will organically sprout up at once.
[ Bands Doing Every Kind Lot Music Now Once Organically Same Sprout Then Up Will]
My music is jazz.
[ Jazz Music]
I tried to pay some small tribute to A Man and a Woman (1966) with the recurring musical theme.
[ Man Musical Pay Recurring Small Some Theme Tribute Tried Woman]
That makes classical music work, the ability to improvise.
[ Ability Classical Improvise Makes Music Work]
One of the things that's influenced me musically was my experience at Brown University. I was surrounded by musicians that I really admired, and felt challenged to come up with music, lyrics, and recordings that stood up to the expectations of those musicians and myself.
[ Admired Brown Challenged Come Expectations Experience Felt Influenced Lyrics Music Musically Musicians Myself Really Recordings Stood Surrounded Things Those University Up]
I think there is great interest amongst the younger people in this music. I think that there is a lot of them that are looking for interesting situations and music that is stimulating.
[ Amongst Great Interest Interesting Looking Lot Music Situations Stimulating Them Think Younger]
I was surprised to find that I missed doing the musical.
[ Doing Find Missed Musical Surprised]
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.
[ Beginning Bores Family Getting Hand His Into Misfortune Musician Only Other Plays Print Room Scales Sometimes Writer Young]
We wanted to make sure that the film covered the main issues of his life. Musicianship, appearance.
[ Appearance Covered Film His Issues Life Main Make Musicianship Sure Wanted]
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.
[ Already Each Ears Fields Individual Just Meet Music Person Plow Same Sharpen Their Trick Up Wake Within Young]
Grand opera is the most powerful of stage appeals and that almost entirely through the beauty of music.
[ Almost Appeals Beauty Entirely Grand Most Music Opera Powerful Stage Through]
Avant-garde music is sort of research music. You're glad someone's done it but you don't necessarily want to listen to it.
[ Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Done Glad Listen Music Necessarily Research Someone Sort Want]
Whenever you play dance music, it serves a function. It becomes a utility; you have to worry about the tempos and what you're going to play for people. But when you're playing for listening, you're free.
[ Becomes Dance Free Function Going Listening Music Play Playing Serves Tempos Utility Whenever Worry]
I would like to think that Ben and myself have begun a partnership that will take us into different areas of music that we can continue to write, enjoy and keep me involved with music other then what I do with RUSH.
[ Areas Begun Ben Continue Different Enjoy Into Involved Keep Music Myself Other Partnership Rush Take Then Think Us Will Would Write]
I grew up in Ohio, and I was a musicologist since I was little; it is all that I would ever read.
[ Ever Grew Little Musicologist Ohio Read Since Up Would]
I did quite a lot of the arranging, fitting different sections together, tempo changes, all sorts of things like that. I actually acted as a bridge between Robert and Ian. Not so much composing, rather presenting musical ideas at each rehearsal.
[ Acted Actually Arranging Between Bridge Changes Composing Did Different Each Fitting Ian Ideas Lot Much Musical Presenting Quite Rather Rehearsal Robert Sections Sorts Tempo Things Together]
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Music
[ Charm Everything Flight Gaiety Gives Imagination Law Life Mind Moral Music Soul Universe Wings]
So evidently music was a killer app and is a killer app for computer and the Internet; it just took the tech industry a long time to hear that message.
[ Computer Evidently Hear Industry Internet Just Killer Long Message Music Tech Time Took]
I am really into '70s music, like The Rolling Stones, The Doors and what not.
[ Am Doors Into Music Really Rolling Stones]
I was listening to all those lyrics and trying to take in everything that was happening. I was completely excited. It was one of the greatest times that I had listening to music.
[ Completely Everything Excited Greatest Had Happening Listening Lyrics Music Take Those Times Trying]
I still tune in to the radio and listen to pop music and enjoy it as much as I ever have.
[ Enjoy Ever Listen Much Music Pop Radio Still Tune]
My first interest was always music, and somehow that channelled itself into films and acting. I don't know what the natural transition of it was. I mean I acted a little bit when I was young and like any kid would in a community theatre.
[ Acted Acting Always Any Bit Community Films First Interest Into Itself Kid Know Little Mean Music Natural Somehow Theatre Transition Would Young]
You have a wine tasting of different years, and we're sort of doing that with our music, giving them a taste of what Journey used to be like.
[ Different Doing Giving Journey Music Our Sort Taste Tasting Them Used Wine Years]
I grew up in a very musical family, my father was a musician and a big band leader and made records.
[ Band Big Family Father Grew Leader Made Musical Musician Records Up Very]
I fell into lyric writing because of music. I backed into it.
[ Backed Because Fell Into Lyric Music Writing]
The sexiest woman musician is Alicia Keys.
[ Keys Musician Sexiest Woman]
We always feel pretty creative as far as writing songs. We write them together; we just get in a room, or on occasion in Flea's garage. We just sort of improvise, like jazz musicians.
[ Always Creative Far Feel Flea Garage Get Improvise Jazz Just Musicians Occasion Pretty Room Songs Sort Them Together Write Writing]
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.
[ Characteristic Fewer How Improved Just Know Mechanics Music Played Reproduction Should Vastly]
Music is a gut thing. You're working in a medium which is more in touch with the primal than the modern. A gig is a ritual. There's a congregation.
[ Congregation Gig Gut Medium Modern More Music Primal Ritual Than Thing Touch Which Working]
The British may not know much about music, but they certainly loves the noise it makes.
[ British Certainly Know Loves Makes May Much Music Noise]
In my view a jazz musician is a great musician.
[ Great Jazz Musician View]
I have one piece of music, since 1997, and I don't see it having lyrics. Where does it go in this world? So I haven't recorded it.
[ Does Go Haven Having Lyrics Music Piece Recorded See Since Where World]
I've never been in the music industry, only acting.
[ Acting Been Industry Music Never Only]
I mean I like pop music, and I like heavy music and, stuff that I like... the band I've signed on to our label right now; they're called The Sounds. They're kind of like a new-wave pop band.
[ Band Called Heavy Kind Label Mean Music Now Our Pop Right Signed Sounds Stuff]
It was only after Pather Panchali had some success at home that I decided to do a second part. But I didn't want to do the same kind of film again, so I made a musical.
[ After Again Decided Film Had Home Kind Made Musical Only Part Same Second Some Success Want]
Music, I feel, must be emotional first and intellectual second.
[ Emotional Feel First Intellectual Music Must Second]
It took me way beyond what I knew, into places of which I was totally scared, but as I became less frightened, I welcomed new ways of thinking and approaching something. It made me an infinitely richer person, and I think a better musician.
[ Approaching Became Better Beyond Frightened Infinitely Into Knew Less Made Musician New Person Places Richer Scared Something Think Thinking Took Totally Way Ways Welcomed Which]
I don't think I have ever met a single person who isn't moved by music of some kind.
[ Ever Kind Met Moved Music Person Single Some Think]
Billie Holiday I never met, but I love her music.
[ Billie Her Holiday Love Met Music Never]
I love all Yes music and love to play it live, but I'm most interested in making new music with Yes.
[ Interested Live Love Making Most Music New Play Yes]
There is no telling what is going to happen in the music business in the next few years, hours, minutes, seconds. Giving artists the chance to produce and distribute their own material is great, very empowering. The technological changes that are happening so rapidly now, amongst all the opinions, are in truth, only two things, inevitable and unstoppable.
[ Amongst Artists Business Chance Changes Distribute Empowering Few Giving Going Great Happen Happening Hours Inevitable Material Minutes Music Next Now Only Opinions Own Produce Rapidly Seconds Technological Telling Their Thing]
I'll come in with a string of riffs and direct the musical ideas. But you still need a band and their input to make the ideas come alive. You can't underestimate band chemistry.
[ Alive Band Chemistry Come Direct Ideas Input Make Musical Need Riffs Still String Their Underestimate]
Music is a form of prayer.
[ Form Music Prayer]
I've always said that music is like literature.
[ Always Literature Music Said]
As far as I'm concerned, blues and jazz are the great American contributions to music.
[ American Blues Concerned Contributions Far Great Jazz Music]
I never listen to music when I write.
[ Listen Music Never Write]
For me it's also - the music is equally as important. I mean I think as somebody who writes music, there just has to sort of be the marriage between both.
[ Also Between Both Equally Important Just Marriage Mean Music Somebody Sort Think Writes]
I have a record company starting. It's called Flesh Records and I'm putting together music for porno movies.
[ Called Company Flesh Movies Music Putting Record Records Starting Together]
Hopefully people can see my music is tethered to my brain.
[ Brain Hopefully Music See]
I write the music because I can't really write lyrics. But I can write chords like Robin's never heard of. So I provide the music for them to add the lyrics to.
[ Add Because Chords Heard Lyrics Music Never Provide Really Robin Them Write]
Setting my mind on a musical instrument was like falling in love. All the world seemed bright and changed.
[ Bright Changed Falling Instrument Love Mind Musical Seemed Setting World]
We're all dealt with the same hand here, so to speak. I feel like I've had it a lot better than most people. I've had the opportunity to travel and play music all my life.
[ Better Dealt Feel Had Hand Here Life Lot Most Music Opportunity Play Same Speak Than Travel]
I would hate to make music and people love me for something that isn't me.
[ Hate Love Make Music Something Would]
I always had, deep down, a slight aversion toward the purely cerebral in music.
[ Always Aversion Cerebral Deep Down Had Music Purely Slight Toward]
At first it was a bit daunting, but once I started to do it, the more I got into it, the more I started enjoying it and being able to say things lyrically that I would normally have to say musically.
[ Able Being Bit Daunting Enjoying First Got Into Lyrically More Musically Normally Once Say Started Things Would]
I don't sing country music because I'm not capable of singing other kinds of music; I sing it because I think it's the most beautiful kind of music there is.
[ Beautiful Because Capable Country Kind Kinds Most Music Other Sing Singing Think]
Drugs have nothing to do with the creation of music. In fact, they are dumb and self indulgent. Kind of like sucking your thumb!
[ Creation Dumb Fact Indulgent Kind Music Nothing Self Sucking Thumb Your]
I am really addicted to music.
[ Addicted Am Music Really]
For the introduction of a new kind of music must be shunned as imperiling the whole state; since styles of music are never disturbed without affecting the most important political institutions.
[ Affecting Disturbed Important Institutions Introduction Kind Most Music Must Never New Political Shunned Since State Styles Whole Without]
Right now, it hasn't affected my music other than the fact that I don't have time to write any of it. That's no different from when I first started and I lived at home. I would play the guitar in the afternoon and then my mom or my dad would come home and I'd have to quit.
[ Affected Afternoon Any Come Dad Different Fact First Guitar Hasn Home Lived Mom Music Now Other Play Quit Right Started Than Then Time Would Write]
We are cutting things kids like-music, art, and gym classes; stuff that kept me in school. This country can't survive without you kids. It's all about you kids.
[ Art Classes Country Cutting Gym Kept Kids School Stuff Survive Things Without]
It's about the music and that's it. I'm not an entertainer. But I do entertain people, see what I mean?
[ Entertain Entertainer Mean Music See]
I really, really enjoy music and that's why I do what I do.
[ Enjoy Music Really Why]
But why is it that in music, anything more than 5 years old - apart from a few hits - is never played on radio to the young public?
[ Anything Apart Few Hits More Music Never Old Played Public Radio Than Why Years Young]
As an artist, you dream about accumulating enough successful music to someday do just one greatest-hits album, but to reach the point where you're releasing your second collection of hits is beyond belief.
[ Accumulating Album Artist Belief Beyond Collection Dream Enough Hits Just Music Point Reach Releasing Second Someday Successful Where Your]
If I could believe the Quakers banned music because church music is so damn bad, I should view them with approval.
[ Approval Bad Banned Because Believe Church Could Damn Music Quakers Should Them View]
Music became an obsession, and eventually we felt more comfortable with each other then we did with anyone else. The three of us were like one person.
[ Anyone Became Comfortable Did Each Else Eventually Felt More Music Obsession Other Person Then Three Us Were]
I am perfectly willing for my music to exist with somebody else's taste.
[ Am Else Exist Music Perfectly Somebody Taste Willing]
I'm a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked.
[ Checked Dirty Feet First Girl Last Mouth Musician Second Time]
Perhaps of all the most basic elements of music, rhythm most directly affects our central nervous system.
[ Affects Basic Central Directly Elements Most Music Nervous Our Perhaps Rhythm System]
We should read music in the same way that an educated adult will read a book: in silence, but imagining the sound.
[ Adult Book Educated Imagining Music Read Same Should Silence Sound Way Will]
Every time you go in, it's like starting over. You don't know how you did the other records. You're learning all over. It's some weird musician amnesia, or maybe the road wipes it out.
[ Amnesia Did Every Go How Know Learning Maybe Musician Other Out Over Records Road Some Starting Time Weird Wipes]
While I was into many different types of music, and played with many different local groups, I really didn't have a band to call my own until Dire Straits was formed in 1977.
[ Band Call Different Dire Formed Groups Into Local Many Music Own Played Really Straits Types Until While]
And, I'd never done Tennessee Williams, and I had done Broadway musicals, so it was a challenge.
[ Broadway Challenge Done Had Musicals Never Tennessee Williams]
And I like to interpret music. So I think it's all interpretive.
[ Interpret Interpretive Music Think]
We were excited when we sold our first 10 records. I always felt that if we could get the music out there, and if people became accustomed to it, then a substantial number of them would enjoy it.
[ Accustomed Always Became Could Enjoy Excited Felt First Get Music Number Our Out Records Sold Substantial Them Then Were Would]
It was amazing to me that, all of a sudden, I was hearing my music on the radio and coming out of cars.
[ Amazing Cars Coming Hearing Music Out Radio Sudden]
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.
[ Communication Even Good Greatest Hear Know Language Music Singing Still Understand World]
Reviewing music or reviewing anything is a writing job. It's nice if you are experienced in the field you are writing about, but writing is what you are doing.
[ Anything Doing Experienced Field Job Music Nice Reviewing Writing]
Punk is not just the sound, the music. Punk is a lifestyle.
[ Just Lifestyle Music Punk Sound]
Somehow you can tell the difference when a song is written just to get on the radio and when what someone does is their whole life. That comes through in Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Willie Nelson. There is no separating their life from their music.
[ Bob Comes Difference Does Dylan Get Just Life Music Nelson Paul Radio Separating Simon Somehow Someone Song Tell Their Through Whole Willie Written]
Poetry teaches us music, metaphor, condensation and specificity.
[ Metaphor Music Poetry Specificity Teaches Us]
Everyone deserves music.
[ Deserves Everyone Music]
To have someone to relate to and hopefully enjoy the music and get a positive message out of it, to make the best music that we possibly could, those were the goals.
[ Best Could Enjoy Get Goals Hopefully Make Message Music Out Positive Possibly Relate Someone Those Were]
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.
[ Appreciation Bands Because Decline Did First Form Love More Music New Out Political Punk Sheer]
Those who have always had faith in its final success can do no less than rejoice as if it was our own triumph after five years of daily struggle to impose Cuban music on the European continent.
[ After Always Continent Cuban Daily European Faith Final Five Had Impose Less Music Our Own Rejoice Struggle Success Than Those Triumph Years]
What annoys the hell out of me is the arrogance of some people. They don't even listen to our music, they decided in advance that they don't like it.
[ Advance Annoys Arrogance Decided Even Hell Listen Music Our Out Some]
The first music I was exposed to was Stravinsky and I loved it but I don't remember it.
[ Exposed First Loved Music Remember Stravinsky]
Music is a continuum and the modern and avant-garde composers of today will be part of the standard repertoire 30 years from now.
[ Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Composers Continuum Modern Music Now Part Repertoire Standard Today Will Years]
I'm starting to feel like so much of rock music is derivative and boring.
[ Boring Derivative Feel Much Music Rock Starting]
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.
[ Air Always Angels Breaks Burden Burns Care Christmas Earth Fair Full Grown Heart Jewel Music Old Song Soul Sung Young]
Change is always happening. That's one of the wonderful things about jazz music.
[ Always Change Happening Jazz Music Things Wonderful]
I think in certain areas the demand is greater than it has ever been, and my business is better than it's been in 30 years. The music business is so precarious, as you know-you've got to make it while you can make it, and that's exactly what we're doing.
[ Areas Been Better Business Certain Demand Doing Ever Exactly Got Greater Make Music Precarious Than Think While Years]
Obviously the people that I admired, like the Beatles, were really into rock'n'roll, but it was already a little past rock'n'roll when I started listening and making my own choices about music.
[ Admired Already Beatles Choices Into Listening Little Making Music Obviously Own Past Really Rock Roll Started Were]
When there were financial difficulties they still managed to provide us with music and art lessons.
[ Art Difficulties Financial Lessons Managed Music Provide Still Us Were]
I like Celtic folk music, Native American music, and any kind of early music. There isn't a lot of music that I don't like... except for Show Tunes.
[ American Any Celtic Early Except Folk Kind Lot Music Native Show Tunes]
I think no artist can claim to have any access to the truth, or an authentic version of an event. But obviously they have slightly better means at their disposal because they have their art to energize whatever it is they're trying to write about. They have music.
[ Access Any Art Artist Authentic Because Better Claim Disposal Event Means Music Obviously Slightly Their Think Truth Trying Version Whatever Write]
I hope to refine music, study it, try to find some area that I can unlock. I don't quite know how to explain it but it's there. These can't be the only notes in the world, there's got to be other notes some place, in some dimension, between the cracks on the piano keys.
[ Area Between Cracks Dimension Explain Find Got Hope How Keys Know Music Notes Only Other Piano Place Quite Refine Some Study These Try Unlock World]
I feel very blessed we can still have a career making music.
[ Blessed Career Feel Making Music Still Very]
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
[ Deep Intrudes Less Lonely Love Man More Music Nature None Pleasure Rapture Roar Sea Shore Society Where Woods]
The calm mind allows one to connect with the inner self, the Soul, the very source of our being. That's where the music lives. That's where my music comes from.
[ Allows Being Calm Comes Connect Inner Lives Mind Music Our Self Soul Source Very Where]
The many sounds of Memphis shaped my early musical career and continue to be an inspiration to this day.
[ Career Continue Day Early Inspiration Many Memphis Musical Shaped Sounds]
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.
[ Business Doing Exactly Finn Friends His Music Neil Playing Refreshing Regular Same Separating Their These Thing Think]
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.
[ 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]
I love my own music.
[ Love Music Own]
And I like music, too, I like playing music.
[ Music Playing Too]
I think that generally music should be a positive thing, I like Bob Marley's attitude: he said that his goal in life was to single handedly fight all the evil in the world with nothing but music, and when he went to a place he didn't go to play, he went to conquer.
[ Attitude Bob Conquer Evil Fight Generally Go Goal His Life Marley Music Nothing Place Play Positive Said Should Single Thing Think Went World]
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.
[ Black Frequency Fun Great Guitars Hand Heavy Into Limiting Listen Lot More Musically Other Really Sabbath Very Without]
When we came into the studio I became more and more me, making the tracks and choosing the musicians, partly because a great deal of the time during Bridge, Artie wasn't there.
[ Artie Became Because Bridge Came Choosing Deal During Great Into Making More Musicians Partly Studio Time Tracks]
We simply write the kind of music we enjoy most and hope that our audience will enjoy it too.
[ Audience Enjoy Hope Kind Most Music Our Simply Too Will Write]
Somehow in the 20th Century an idea has developed that music is an activity or skill which is not comprehensible to the man in the street. This is an arrogant assertion and not necessarily a true one.
[ Activity Arrogant Assertion Century Comprehensible Developed Idea Man Music Necessarily Skill Somehow Street True Which]
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.
[ Aware Being Counting Experiences Human Mind Music Pleasure Without]
I was interested in both Western and Indian classical music.
[ Both Classical Indian Interested Music Western]
Make it, not make it? What's the difference? Music is a language, it's a dance of life, and it can be a part of your life without being something that earns.
[ Being Dance Difference Earns Language Life Make Music Part Something Without Your]
Look, I'm 40, I'm single, and I work in musical theater - you do the math!
[ Look Math Musical Single Theater Work]
90% of every art form is garbage - dance and stand-up, painting and music. Focus on the 10% that's good, suck it up, and drive on.
[ Art Dance Drive Every Focus Form Garbage Good Music Painting Stand-Up Suck Up]
We're a bit flashy, but the music's not one big noise.
[ Big Bit Flashy Music Noise]
You get to actually see the music video on the TV in the pilot and we have the soundtrack playing at this big party. I thought that was sort of a cool moment, to actually have the A-Ha video is pretty cool.
[ Actually Big Cool Get Moment Music Party Pilot Playing Pretty See Sort Soundtrack Thought Tv Video]
Basically we just created our own label, but again we just did it to document our own music and create our own thing, so the major labels were just always out of our picture, we're not interested.
[ Again Always Basically Create Created Did Document Interested Just Label Labels Major Music Our Out Own Picture Thing Were]
One cannot imagine Scots music and song without the contribution of Burns.
[ Burns Cannot Contribution Imagine Music Scots Song Without]
I want to communicate through my music. If you want to know Geri Halliwell listen to my album: it tells you more about me than a documentary ever could.
[ Album Communicate Could Documentary Ever Know Listen More Music Tells Than Through Want]
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.
[ After Choices Creative Different Else Environment Everyone Experimental Feeds Get Healthy Look Lot Minorities Music Need Off Stuff Styles Think Weak Young]
How you act, walk, look and talk is all part of Hip Hop culture. And the music is colorless. Hip Hop music is made from Black, brown, yellow, red and white.
[ Act Black Brown Colorless Culture Hip Hop How Look Made Music Part Red Talk Walk White Yellow]
I have to take time occasionally to get away from the pressures of this business. If I don't, I think I would get stale, and that would show in my music.
[ Away Business Get Music Occasionally Pressures Show Stale Take Think Time Would]
To the average mind popular music would mean compositions vulgarly conceived and commonplace in their treatment. That is absolutely false.
[ Absolutely Average Commonplace Compositions Conceived False Mean Mind Music Popular Their Treatment Would]
Right, different generations come along, and discover the music, I think.
[ Along Come Different Discover Generations Music Right Think]
Jazz music is an intensified feeling of nonchalance.
[ Feeling Intensified Jazz Music Nonchalance]
My son always says I like very weird music.
[ Always Music Says Son Very Weird]
Beyond a certain point, the music isn't mine anymore. It's yours.
[ Anymore Beyond Certain Mine Music Point Yours]
The musical heritage of Yorkshire is deep and wide.
[ Deep Heritage Musical Wide Yorkshire]
After school I moved to London to get involved in music. I took the whole thing very seriously.
[ After Get Involved London Moved Music School Seriously Thing Took Very Whole]
I had found English audiences highly satisfactory. They are the best listeners in the world. Perhaps the music-lovers of some of our larger cities equal the English, but I do not believe they can be surpassed in that respect.
[ Audiences Believe Best Cities English Equal Found Had Highly Larger Listeners Our Perhaps Respect Satisfactory Some Surpassed World]
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.
[ Because Bonding Canadian Chinese East First Generation High Indian Interesting Kids Latin Lots Made Musical Open Really Remember School Sounds Very]
I would find myself, not necessarily always assigning these little bits of music for here or there, but all of a sudden something would fall into place and it would be exactly that.
[ Always Bits Exactly Fall Find Here Into Little Music Myself Necessarily Place Something Sudden These Would]
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.
[ Been Couple Evident Goes Hopefully Last Lot Music Reflection Song Talk Whenever Whirlwind Wild Write Years]
I don't think events in your life affect your music.
[ Affect Events Life Music Think Your]
I was very pleased to find that once I had records out music videos were starting to happen, so I directed some of my own music videos and got to experiment in other areas of expression.
[ Areas Directed Experiment Expression Find Got Had Happen Music Once Other Out Own Pleased Records Some Starting Very Videos Were]
There's only two kinds of music I don't like... Country and Western.
[ Country Kinds Music Only Two Western]
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.
[ Ability Along Amazing Director Does Emotional Enemy Enjoyed Express Got Him Himself Important Musical Really Scott State Terms Thoroughly Tony Well Working]
So it's more the musician in me that makes me stretch out and try different things more than anything. But, like a lot of guitar players, I have one certain niche that's my thing that I'm better at than the others.
[ Anything Better Certain Different Guitar Lot Makes More Musician Niche Others Out Players Stretch Than Thing Things Try]
I look in music magazines now and see things on Luther Allison, and my name's getting out there more, thanks to all the good people at Alligator Records and at my management company.
[ Alligator Allison Company Getting Good Look Luther Magazines Management More Music Name Now Out Records See Thanks Things]
Music is too important to be left to professionals.
[ Important Left Music Professionals Too]
When I left the band I said Look, I am ready to move on. I was interested in playing with some of the other people that I had bee a studio musician with.
[ Am Band Bee Had Interested Left Look Move Musician Other Playing Ready Said Some Studio]
I've seen country music go uptown, like we say, and I'm proud I was there when it happened.
[ Country Go Happened Music Proud Say Seen Uptown]
Playing music is the best thing in the world. It makes show business almost bearable.
[ Almost Bearable Best Business Makes Music Playing Show Thing World]
If you're a musician or actor, you know that if you're successful, some level of fame goes along with that. You're prepared. But how often does that happen to a programmer?
[ Actor Along Does Fame Goes Happen How Know Level Musician Often Prepared Programmer Some Successful]
I think I have a more wider scope for music, I have more taste for music.
[ More Music Scope Taste Think Wider]
Although I enjoyed writing Film Music it was always a means to an end, in that it enabled me to keep a wife and family and write my classical music, which has always been my passion.
[ Although Always Been Classical Enabled End Enjoyed Family Film Keep Means Music Passion Which Wife Write Writing]
The sound was my greatest concern. There were certain difficulties getting used to the way every musician can hear his or herself, the way each of them relates to the musician in the next seat.
[ Certain Concern Difficulties Each Every Getting Greatest Hear Herself His Musician Next Relates Seat Sound Them Used Way Were]
Anyway, it fell through because they ran out of money. That was when I learned not to waste your time getting your hopes up or to believe something until it actually happens. We broke up for various reasons, but it was a good band. Jim and Don produced some magical music.
[ Actually Anyway Band Because Believe Broke Fell Getting Good Happens Hopes Jim Learned Magical Money Music Out Produced Ran Reasons Some Something Through Time Until Up Various Waste Your]
I have always abhorred the business end of music.
[ Abhorred Always Business End Music]
My dad was vehemently opposed to electric guitars. He did not look on that kind of music as legitimate in any way.
[ Any Dad Did Electric Guitars Kind Legitimate Look Music Opposed Vehemently Way]
Where painting is weakest, namely, in the expression of the highest moral and spiritual ideas, there music is sublimely strong.
[ Expression Highest Ideas Moral Music Namely Painting Spiritual Strong Weakest Where]
I am interested in the study of music and the discipline of music and the experience of music and music as a esoteric mechanism to continue my real intentions.
[ Am Continue Discipline Esoteric Experience Intentions Interested Mechanism Music Real Study]
I really think that's what music and art is about. It's another way to connect to the divine. It's a real pure way of touching that deeper reality beneath our life.
[ Another Art Beneath Connect Deeper Divine Life Music Our Pure Real Reality Really Think Touching Way]
I guess to just keep playing music; to just keep outdoing the last record.
[ Guess Just Keep Last Music Playing Record]
I never listened to country music growing up.
[ Country Growing Listened Music Never Up]
I think the world is ready for some rock 'n' roll. Some real time guys that play their own instruments, write their own songs, and sing the music and have a good time doing it.
[ Doing Good Guys Instruments Music Own Play Ready Real Rock Roll Sing Some Songs Their Think Time World Write]
I went to the Conservatory of Music in school in Rome.
[ Conservatory Music Rome School Went]
Country and western is the music of the devil. That's the real truth of the matter. My late Mother, bless her, loved country and western. God, I couldn't handle it.
[ Bless Country Devil God Handle Her Late Loved Matter Mother Music Real Truth Western]
I want to reach as many people as possible with the message of music, of wonderful opera.
[ Many Message Music Opera Possible Reach Want Wonderful]
I have never acknowledged the difference between serious music and light music. There is only good music and bad music.
[ Acknowledged Bad Between Difference Good Light Music Never Only Serious]
I'd love to do my own music for sure. I'd love to have a band.
[ Band Love Music Own Sure]
Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.
[ Angeles Big Business Centers Course Expect Hard Industry Know Los Music New Newcomers Worldwide York]
I was never too keen on the British music press. They've called us a supermarket hype, and they used to suggest that we didn't write our own songs.
[ British Called Hype Keen Music Never Our Own Press Songs Suggest Supermarket Too Us Used Write]
If you play the very subtle jazz tunes with acoustic pianos, acoustic bass and it's a dead standard, you are going to play very differently. It depends on the music.
[ Acoustic Bass Dead Depends Differently Going Jazz Music Pianos Play Standard Subtle Tunes Very]
I 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.
[ Appreciate Artist Because Corny Fans Grow Heart Music Older Really Show Sing Think Will]
You know how it is with drawers and labels in the music business. They don't want anything to be complicated. They just want it simple, as simple as possible.
[ Anything Business Complicated Drawers How Just Know Labels Music Possible Simple Want]
The lyrics are constructed as empirically as the music. I don't set out to say anything very important.
[ Anything Constructed Empirically Important Lyrics Music Out Say Set Very]
I've been designing since I was 8. I started sketching dresses I could wear when skating. I was always involved in all aspects of skating, not just the technique, the choreography, the music, but the visual aspects, too - what I should wear.
[ Always Aspects Been Choreography Could Designing Dresses Involved Just Music Should Since Skating Sketching Started Technique Too Visual Wear]
His words and music weren't just joined; they were inseparably married.
[ His Inseparably Joined Just Married Music Were Weren Words]
It keeps me in touch with younger musicians who are constantly saying, 'Have you heard this new artist, or this new guitar player?' It keeps you reaching.
[ Artist Constantly Guitar Heard Keeps Musicians New Player Reaching Saying Touch Younger]
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?
[ Did Go Hell Kidding Musicians Never Oh Paper Put Roof Talk Tar Ya]
In so many musicals today, the story is moved forward by a song. I don't think we're gonna try to do that.
[ Forward Gonna Many Moved Musicals Song Story Think Today Try]
I'm living my dream right now. I get to make music, perform and travel.
[ Dream Get Living Make Music Now Perform Right Travel]
My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music. In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance. If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job. I did it decently and honestly.
[ Concerts Cry Dance Decently Did Ecstasy Give Honestly Job Laugh Life Music Spiritual Spiritually Through]
If I were to agree to write the music for your beautiful poem, it would tie your poem up for some years as I have agreements and obligations which I must respect.
[ Agree Agreements Beautiful Music Must Obligations Poem Respect Some Tie Up Were Which Would Write Years Your]
Rock and Roll: Music for the neck downwards.
[ Downwards Music Neck Rock Roll]
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.
[ Anything Between Books Find Go Listen Long Movies Music Periods Records Suck Then Things Through Up Usually Where Working Writing]
You're just playing, playing, playing, and then an image or something will come into your mind, and basically you're just narrating it with music, letting it move along.
[ Along Basically Come Image Into Just Letting Mind Move Music Narrating Playing Something Then Will Your]
Jazz is letting everybody do his or her thing with the music.
[ Everybody Her His Jazz Letting Music Thing]
I'm approaching a period in my life though where I'd like to be totally absorbed into music, doing concerts, writing something. Basically, that IS what I am doing.
[ Absorbed Am Approaching Basically Concerts Doing Into Life Music Period Something Though Totally Where Writing]
I just thank God I can make a living doing something I enjoy as much as I do playing music.
[ Doing Enjoy God Just Living Make Much Music Playing Something Thank]
I just lived it and did my own thing without looking over my shoulder. I think I'm very lucky, considering when I started everything, and the fact that I have a masters in music, and I've always worked in music, and that's what I wanted to do.
[ Always Considering Did Everything Fact Just Lived Looking Lucky Masters Music Over Own Shoulder Started Thing Think Very Wanted Without Worked]
I'm one of those firm believers that good music will prevail.
[ Believers Firm Good Music Prevail Those Will]
If it wasn't for music, I doubt whether we'd be friends.
[ Doubt Friends Music Whether]
I always dreamed of being Maria in The Sound of Music.
[ Always Being Dreamed Maria Music Sound]
Actually, I feel music becoming more and more important. It's a big source of inspiration. With what's going on in the world, we feel almost desperate. Music also brings you peace.
[ Actually Almost Also Becoming Big Brings Desperate Feel Going Important Inspiration More Music Peace Source World]
I always knew I'd be in music in some sort of capacity. I didn't know if I'd be successful at it, but I knew I'd be doing something in it. Maybe get a job in a record store. Maybe even play in a band. I never got into this to be a star.
[ Always Band Capacity Doing Even Get Got Into Job Knew Know Maybe Music Never Play Record Some Something Sort Star Store Successful]
Writing about music is like dancing about architecture. Music
[ Architecture Dancing Music Writing]
I could name a few songs and say exactly what summer they came out and what boy I thought I was in love with when I was fourteen years old, but I think that music used to be really more a part of the culture when people went out dancing in a different way than they do now.
[ Boy Came Could Culture Dancing Different Exactly Few Fourteen Love More Music Name Now Old Out Part Really Say Songs Summer Than Think Thought Used Way Went Years]
Historically, musicians know what it is like to be outside the norm - walking the high wire without a safety net. Our experience is not so different from those who march to the beat of different drummers.
[ Beat Different Drummers Experience High Historically Know March Musicians Net Norm Our Outside Safety Those Walking Wire Without]
Some people think its just fun and games and others don't know how much I pushed to get here. They have to be in my shoes, but by listening to my music they can find out.
[ Find Fun Games Get Here How Just Know Listening Much Music Others Out Pushed Shoes Some Think]
I understand that, but this disc shows the type of music that I've always liked and wanted to make.
[ Always Disc Liked Make Music Shows Type Understand Wanted]
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.
[ Books Even Friends Himself His Hope Listen Live Long Lot Man Music Own Stand Thoughts Without]
The conception of background music is changing. You use less and less of it these days.
[ Background Changing Conception Days Less Music These Use]
I mean, I don't even think of myself as a musician, really.
[ Even Mean Musician Myself Really Think]
We hope that eventually there would be an occasion which I can personally prove that game music can in fact impress many different people and move them.
[ Different Eventually Fact Game Hope Impress Many Move Music Occasion Personally Prove Them Which Would]
Linguistic philosophers continue to argue that probably music is not a language, that is in the philosophical debate. Another point of view is to say that music is a very profound language.
[ Another Argue Continue Debate Language Linguistic Music Philosophers Philosophical Point Probably Profound Say Very View]
You are still lucky - you have a certain type of people who keep buying your music - but then you can get typecast and have to keep making that same music, and you can change only slightly. It's risky to bounce around and change your type of music.
[ Around Bounce Buying Certain Change Get Keep Lucky Making Music Only Risky Same Slightly Still Then Type Typecast Your]
Half the time I feel like I'm appealing to the downer freaks out there. We start to play one downer record after another until I begin to get down myself. Give me something from 1960 or something; let me get up again. The music of today is for downer freaks, and I'm an upper.
[ After Again Another Appealing Begin Down Downer Feel Freaks Get Give Half Music Myself Out Play Record Something Start Time Today Until Up Upper]
I do know the effect that music still has on me - I'm completely vulnerable to it. I'm seduced by it.
[ Completely Effect Know Music Seduced Still Vulnerable]
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.
[ Ball Because Bit Frivolous Go Got How Learned Lessons Liked Little Love Much Music Out Parents Play Playing Rebelled Saw Somewhat Sport Things Would]
In our culture we have such respect for musical instruments, they are like part of God.
[ Culture God Instruments Musical Our Part Respect Such]
Canned music is like audible wallpaper.
[ Audible Canned Music Wallpaper]
At Bloomington, Indiana, I was invited to listen to music written in quarter tones for four harps and voices. I had to go out to be sick.
[ Four Go Had Harps Indiana Invited Listen Music Out Quarter Sick Tones Voices Written]
I grew up on musicals, and I know they are quite the thing now, but I'm actually a little indignant, because I started taking singing lessons years ago - I put the time in!
[ Actually Ago Because Grew Indignant Know Lessons Little Musicals Now Put Quite Singing Started Taking Thing Time Up Years]
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.
[ Anything Arguments Because Boss Did Door Frank Head His Music Open Period Show Were Where Would]
It's amazing how fast generations lose sight of other generations. One of the first things the young composers who come to work with me say is that they want to write music people will like, instead of gaining their credentials by being rejected by the audience.
[ Amazing Audience Being Come Composers Credentials Fast First Gaining Generations How Instead Lose Music Other Rejected Say Sight Their Things Want Will Work Write Young]
Grammys, American Music Awards, successful albums, I'd pick my kids any day over any of it.
[ Albums American Any Awards Day Grammys Kids Music Over Pick Successful]
One of the album's songs features Mary J. Blige, but I don't want to talk too much about it yet. I think you will hear the music that's been playing in my head when it comes out.
[ Album Been Blige Comes Features Head Hear Mary Much Music Out Playing Songs Talk Think Too Want Will Yet]
I have always loved the process of making the music, reading the letters from the fans who get married to my music, have children to my music and play my music at their funerals.
[ Always Children Fans Funerals Get Letters Loved Making Married Music Play Process Reading Their]
In no instance is there to be a musical or opera of Inherit the Wind because it doesn't sing. It's an intellectual play.
[ Because Inherit Instance Intellectual Musical Opera Play Sing Wind]
I've got my whole life. There's a lifetime of experience, a lifetime of experiencing the road and the music and different players. It makes me a richer human being. I have a greater source of information to tap into, a wealth of life.
[ Being Different Experience Experiencing Got Greater Human Information Into Life Lifetime Makes Music Players Richer Road Source Tap Wealth Whole]
Seeing our VH-1 Behind the Music shows just how dysfunctional some of the moments of the band were but this new line-up has put the fun back in dysfunction.
[ Back Band Behind Dysfunction Dysfunctional Fun How Just Line-Up Moments Music New Our Put Seeing Shows Some Were]
Jazz needs the help. It's the more sophisticated music. All the other music is on the TV, but jazz isn't.
[ Help Jazz More Music Needs Other Sophisticated Tv]
A lot of labels are hiring a lot more accountants than people that know music.
[ Accountants Hiring Know Labels Lot More Music Than]
For over ten years or so game music has developed into a very large market.
[ Developed Game Into Large Market Music Over Ten Very Years]
I've always thought of music as something which gives the words their flight and their wings and the music often comes first, although sometimes I'll have a concept, a title idea, a lyric idea that I want to write and the lyric will come first.
[ Although Always Come Comes Concept First Flight Gives Idea Lyric Music Often Something Sometimes Their Thought Title Want Which Will Wings Words Write]
Music is the medicine of the mind.
[ Medicine Mind Music]
But in the next world I shan't be doing music, with all the striving and disappointments. I shall be being it.
[ Being Disappointments Doing Music Next Shall Striving World]
We all have such common ways to identify with each other, and I think when you approach music in that organic way, it's almost indescribable how it connects human to human and heart to heart.
[ Almost Approach Common Connects Each Heart How Human Identify Indescribable Music Organic Other Such Think Way Ways]
Education is more than Pisa. Particularly musical education. We also need education and training for more than reasons of usefulness and marketability.
[ Also Education Marketability More Musical Need Particularly Reasons Than Training Usefulness]
I play a percussion instrument, not a musical saw; it needs no amplification. Where it's needed, they put a microphone in front of the bass drum. But, I don't think it's necessary to play that way every night.
[ Amplification Bass Drum Every Front Instrument Microphone Musical Necessary Needed Needs Night Percussion Play Put Saw Think Way Where]
After all, in today's music scene every band seems to steal from other bands.
[ After Band Bands Every Music Other Scene Seems Steal Today]
All a musician can do is to get closer to the sources of nature, and so feel that he is in communion with the natural laws.
[ Closer Communion Feel Get Laws Musician Natural Nature Sources]
You know, I am just a musician and I have no idea these days what good and bad is in terms of labels.
[ Am Bad Days Good Idea Just Know Labels Musician Terms These]
We do this for the art, not the adulation. I'd rather our music get liked and we get ignored. I don't want to be adored for anything other than the music.
[ Adored Adulation Anything Art Get Ignored Liked Music Other Our Rather Than Want]
The one thing that kept our family together was the music. The only thing that our family would share emotionally was to have our dad cry over something the kids did with music. Family
[ Cry Dad Did Emotionally Family Kept Kids Music Only Our Over Share Something Thing Together Would]
When the script was written, it was sent to me with asterisks marking where he felt a song would be appropriate. Before the film was shot, the score was written. I made a demo of it, so they lived with the music as they were making the film.
[ Appropriate Asterisks Before Demo Felt Film Lived Made Making Marking Music Score Script Sent Shot Song Were Where Would Written]
When you are listening to music it is better to cover your eyes than your ears.
[ Better Cover Ears Eyes Listening Music Than Your]
If a literary man puts together two words about music, one of them will be wrong.
[ Literary Man Music Puts Them Together Two Will Words Wrong]
As musicians, and as people who sell material for people to hear and absorb, it's important that we use that voice wisely.
[ Absorb Hear Important Material Musicians Sell Use Voice Wisely]
I was rather disappointed, because the one thing I wanted to gain from that opportunity was to add something to his music, and have him add something to mine.
[ Add Because Disappointed Gain Him His Mine Music Opportunity Rather Something Thing Wanted]
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.
[ Another Coming Communication Does Growth Life Mean Means Much Music Point Really Think Through Transportation Without Would]
People are approaching electronic levels in music; although not all of it happens to tickle my fancy.
[ Although Approaching Electronic Fancy Happens Levels Music Tickle]
The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music they should be taught to love it instead.
[ Appreciation General Instead Love Much Music Respect Should Taught Too Trouble]
So I am one of those bass players who can do something and musically, it was back then and now it is even more, if you noticed on the new album, I am not playing all the time anymore.
[ Album Am Anymore Back Bass Even More Musically New Noticed Now Players Playing Something Then Those Time]
One of the basic things about a string is that it can vibrate in many different shapes or forms, which gives music its beauty.
[ Basic Beauty Different Forms Gives Many Music Shapes String Things Vibrate Which]
This kind of music was just hitting England, so we were getting this following in clubs in Birmingham just cause we were trying to do something different.
[ Birmingham Cause Clubs Different England Following Getting Hitting Just Kind Music Something Trying Were]
Sometimes I think to talk too much about music almost cheapens it.
[ Almost Much Music Sometimes Talk Think Too]
The music scene is more competitive in the States.
[ Competitive More Music Scene States]
Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue. Music
[ Education Movement Music Reach Soul Sound Virtue]
I believe that music is connected by human passions and curiosities rather than by marketing strategies.
[ Believe Connected Curiosities Human Marketing Music Passions Rather Strategies Than]
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. Music
[ Already Arrived Blood Born Food Force Heart Inside Kidneys Liver Music Necessity Parts Ribs Scene Water Within]
I have no restrictions, no limits, no musical history to live with.
[ History Limits Live Musical Restrictions]
I may quit the music business someday, but never the music.
[ Business May Music Never Quit Someday]
If you want music that speaks to you, that LISTENS to you, you have to go out of your way, which I enjoy actually. I'm constantly on a private-eye kick to find the totally obscure.
[ Actually Constantly Enjoy Find Go Kick Listens Music Obscure Out Speaks Totally Want Way Which Your]
I'm trying to bring a new generation into the musical theater and to create a new audience.
[ Audience Bring Create Generation Into Musical New Theater Trying]
But Buddy was an upper. He was happy. He loved music, and he was really happy. I don't know... I don't believe in reincarnation at all, but if all that stuff is true, then he might have been on his last time around.
[ Around Been Believe Buddy Happy His Know Last Loved Might Music Really Reincarnation Stuff Then Time True Upper]
Heroin doesn't affect my musical life at all.
[ Affect Life Musical]
Manchester has it's own pride and London has it's sort of pride and sometimes we can be a bit mean to each other, but I think if we dig the music we can get on really well.
[ Bit Dig Each Get London Manchester Mean Music Other Own Pride Really Sometimes Sort Think Well]
I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music - should there be any left - would go mad with joy.
[ Adherents Any Became Dearest Friend Friendship Go How Human Into Joy Known Left Love Mad Movements Much Music Programme References Should Smuggled Spiritual Tell These Three World Would]
I'm very pro presenting the best music I can to the widest audience possible.
[ Audience Best Music Possible Presenting Pro Very Widest]
Every music - except dance music, which is for dancing, I suppose - is for the spirit of the human being, and not for the body.
[ Being Body Dance Dancing Every Except Human Music Spirit Suppose Which]
Back when we were first making records, you didn't just make the music, you put a great deal of energy into the way it looked, and every word that was written on the whole thing.
[ Back Deal Energy Every First Great Into Just Looked Make Making Music Put Records Thing Way Were Whole Word Written]
You know as I started as a shy young conductor, I always wanted to cooperate. To build up the musicians. To help them to be better than without a conductor. And sometimes young talented musicians have to be encouraged.
[ Always Better Build Conductor Cooperate Encouraged Help Know Musicians Shy Sometimes Started Talented Than Them Up Wanted Without Young]
What we ask of music, first and last, is that it communicate experience - experience of all kinds, vital and profound at its greatest, amusing or entertaining at another level.
[ Amusing Another Ask Communicate Entertaining Experience First Greatest Kinds Last Level Music Profound Vital]
Most people wouldn't know music if it came up and bit them on the ass.
[ Ass Bit Came Know Most Music Them Up]
My goal as an artist is to always be true to who I am and give my fans music they will enjoy for a lifetime.
[ Always Am Artist Enjoy Fans Give Goal Lifetime Music True Will]
Yes, but I view Frank's music as fully composed. In other words, the arrangements can work for any idiom such as a rock band or an orchestra. Frank was a brilliant arranger and could make his music work in any context. He proved that tour after tour and album after album.
[ After Album Any Arrangements Arranger Band Brilliant Composed Context Could Frank Fully His Idiom Make Music Orchestra Other Proved Rock Such Tour View Words Work Yes]
Since I started composing I have always worked with series of tempos, even superimposed the music of different groups of musicians, of singers, instrumentalists who play and sing in different tempos simultaneously and then meet every now and then in the same tempo.
[ Always Composing Different Even Every Groups Instrumentalists Meet Music Musicians Now Play Same Series Simultaneously Since Sing Singers Started Superimposed Tempo Tempos Then Worked]
Music, art, theater. I'm just a big fan of beauty.
[ Art Beauty Big Fan Just Music Theater]
All good music, whatever its date, is ageless - as alive and significant today as it was when it was written.
[ Ageless Alive Date Good Music Significant Today Whatever Written]
When it all started, record companies - and there were many of them, and this was a good thing - were run by people who loved records, people like Ahmet Ertegun, who ran Atlantic Records, who were record collectors. They got in it because they loved music.
[ Atlantic Because Collectors Companies Good Got Loved Many Music Ran Record Records Run Started Them Thing Were]
We also listen to PJ Harvey; a lot of driving music. You need something a little more relaxing in the car.
[ Also Car Driving Harvey Listen Little Lot More Music Need Relaxing Something]
I loved music, and in my ninth year at MIT, I decided to buy a hi-fi set. I figured that all I needed to do was look at the specifications. So I bought what looked like the best one, turned it on, and turned it off in five minutes, the sound was so poor.
[ Best Bought Buy Decided Figured Five Hi-Fi Look Looked Loved Minutes Mit Music Needed Ninth Off Poor Set Sound Specifications Turned Year]
I'm asthmatic. I was a lot bigger back then, and I still get winded on stage today. But I've learned how to pace it now. I have musical breaks in there.
[ Asthmatic Back Bigger Breaks Get How Learned Lot Musical Now Pace Stage Still Then Today]
It was really terrific but Foreigner was nothing like Yes and that style did not suit our music.
[ Did Foreigner Music Nothing Our Really Style Suit Terrific Yes]
So many of the sounds that contemporary composers were trying to create were to be found in the traditional musics of the world. That was encouraging but also little daunting to think that you had to work so hard to be new and yet it was old.
[ Also Composers Contemporary Create Daunting Encouraging Found Had Hard Little Many Musics New Old Sounds Think Traditional Trying Were Work World Yet]
I have to admit, I do not listen to much rock music.
[ Admit Listen Much Music Rock]
People sort of know me for that solo piano music I did.
[ Did Know Music Piano Solo Sort]
When radio stations started playing music the record companies started suing radio stations. They thought now that people could listen to music for free, who would want to buy a record in a record shop? But I think we all agree that radio stations are good stuff.
[ Agree Buy Companies Could Free Good Listen Music Now Playing Radio Record Shop Started Stations Stuff Suing Think Thought Want Would]
Music, when soft voices die Vibrates in the memory.
[ Die Memory Music Soft Voices]
Well I had a musical background, but I still didn't know a lot about drums at the time.
[ Background Drums Had Know Lot Musical Still Time Well]
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
[ Dare Die Live Most Music Never Still Their Try]
What I'm trying to do is find either existing properties or come up with properties or angles or stories which will create music drama. It's my obsession and most of all I would like to remain working in theatre. I think it's very much alive.
[ Alive Angles Come Create Drama Either Existing Find Most Much Music Obsession Properties Remain Stories Theatre Think Trying Up Very Which Will Working Would]
For an actress there is no greater gift than having a camera in front of you, listening to the most beautiful music in the world and just being looked at!
[ Actress Beautiful Being Camera Front Gift Greater Having Just Listening Looked Most Music Than World]
It was one of the marvellous feelings of the film, having the music going in your head while doing scenes.
[ Doing Feelings Film Going Having Head Marvellous Music Scenes While Your]
Music is my life.
[ Life Music]
When the truth is that there would be no great Western music, and certainly no decent choral repertoire, without the Catholic faith.
[ Catholic Certainly Decent Faith Great Music Repertoire Truth Western Without Would]
There are stories that people don't want to talk about that brought this music through.
[ Brought Music Stories Talk Through Want]
It is a process of finding the right music then planning a costume to fit that style of music.
[ Costume Finding Fit Music Planning Process Right Style Then]
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!
[ Afford Around Better Buy Excellent Haven Listen Much Music Musician New Remember Review Time]
I think that's the problem in a lot of music. We've got these record labels.
[ Got Labels Lot Music Problem Record These Think]
Or the other process that is important is that I compress longer sections of composed music, either found or made by myself, to such an extent that the rhythm becomes a timbre, and formal subdivisions become rhythm.
[ Become Becomes Composed Compress Either Extent Formal Found Important Longer Made Music Myself Other Process Rhythm Sections Such]
I have to go back to my younger days, when I just adored Hollywood musicals.
[ Adored Back Days Go Hollywood Just Musicals Younger]
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.
[ Another Buddy Could Doing Drummer Impress Incredible Knew Most Musician Only Planet Really Rich Technicians World]
If you're going to make a musical, don't cartoon it from the play. Make it better than the play. Have a reason for making it sing.
[ Better Cartoon Going Make Making Musical Play Reason Sing Than]
Good rock music always tends to be around.
[ Always Around Good Music Rock Tends]
It's all about theme and development anyway. That's what music is about.
[ Anyway Development Music Theme]
Music is nothing else but wild sounds civilized into time and tune. Music
[ Civilized Else Into Music Nothing Sounds Time Tune Wild]
I really wanted to pursue music, but all those other girls are doing it and it is annoying.
[ Annoying Doing Girls Music Other Pursue Really Those Wanted]
Unfortunately or fortunately, in order to become acquainted with the idiom of country or rock music, it is necessary to occasionally play in a bar. Bars are a rehearsal place.
[ Acquainted Bar Bars Become Country Fortunately Idiom Music Necessary Occasionally Order Place Play Rehearsal Rock Unfortunately]
Although we are being presented in Carnegie Hall, we have to furnish a budget for our guest stars, and for the music writing - which is a huge budget in any orchestra that plays popular music.
[ Although Any Being Budget Carnegie Furnish Guest Hall Huge Music Orchestra Our Plays Popular Presented Stars Which Writing]
A lot of the hip hop artists don't write music. They write words.
[ Artists Hip Hop Lot Music Words Write]
Scales played in the correct musical way are very exciting and rewarding.
[ Correct Exciting Musical Played Rewarding Scales Very Way]
My secret ambition was always to provide music for animation films: something with an Indian theme, either a fairy tale or mythological tale or on the Krishna theme. I still have a very deep desire, but these sorts of chances don't always come.
[ Always Ambition Animation Chances Come Deep Desire Either Fairy Films Indian Krishna Music Mythological Provide Secret Something Sorts Still Tale Theme These Very]
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.
[ Acting Characters Comedy Desire Doing Ended First Got Grand Great Had Lot Musical Opera Play Sidetracked Started Theater Tragic Up]
I feel this music has nurtured me as I've been immersing myself in it. I've felt supported by it.
[ Been Feel Felt Music Myself Nurtured Supported]
Ever since Two Daughters I've been composing my own music.
[ Been Composing Daughters Ever Music Own Since Two]
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.
[ Been Done Hear How Inspiration Much Music Realize Songs Until]
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.
[ 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]
Everyone wants to talk about it, and right now music, flat-panel televisions, a whole host of new handheld devices are fun to talk about and very exciting to look at.
[ Devices Everyone Exciting Fun Handheld Host Look Music New Now Right Talk Televisions Very Wants Whole]
I think that's one of the things that has always put me in kind of an odd niche. It's that all of my understanding of orchestral music is via film, not via classical music like it's supposed to be. To me it's the same, it doesn't make any difference.
[ Always Any Classical Difference Film Kind Make Music Niche Odd Orchestral Put Same Supposed Things Think Understanding Via]
If our main goal is to connect emotionally, we should want to have as many tools as we possibly can to achieve that goal. The more abilities that we have, the more choices we can make musically.
[ Abilities Achieve Choices Connect Emotionally Goal Main Make Many More Musically Our Possibly Should Tools Want]
And I was in another band called Flash In The Pan, which was soca, Latin music, down in Laguna Beach.
[ Another Band Beach Called Down Flash Latin Music Pan Which]
No one had ever told me that whites were supposed to sing one kind of music and blacks another - I sang what I liked in the only voice I had.
[ Another Blacks Ever Had Kind Liked Music Only Sang Sing Supposed Told Voice Were Whites]
I am disappointed in the music business, I feel like a lot of people in the music business are phoney, there's a lot of people who will abuse and take my kindness.
[ Abuse Am Business Disappointed Feel Kindness Lot Music Phoney Take Will]
Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing. Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation.
[ Each Especially Everyone Generation Had Know Music Must Own Rock Roll Such Their Thing Yours]
This is not a happy time for this kind of music in this country.
[ Country Happy Kind Music Time]
My parents were music lovers and collectors. It was around.
[ Around Collectors Lovers Music Parents Were]
Country's hip; it's cool music.
[ Cool Country Hip Music]
I'm not gay, so I don't know much about Broadway musicals.
[ Broadway Gay Know Much Musicals]
I play piano and guitar and I do write my own stuff so to a certain extent I know what I want to do in regards to music. But I'm still finding out what kind of music is my favourite kind to listen to, never mind do myself so I've got a lot of time to find out myself and develop myself as an artist.
[ Artist Certain Develop Extent Favourite Find Finding Got Guitar Kind Know Listen Lot Mind Music Myself Never Out Own Piano Play Regards Still Stuff Time Want Write]
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.
[ 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]
What is American music? The most satisfying answer I've come across is that it was a kind of natural comfort with the vernacular which is diverse and regional; it's not one particular set of sounds.
[ Across American Answer Come Comfort Diverse Kind Most Music Natural Particular Regional Satisfying Set Sounds Vernacular Which]
Sometimes I like to make music together with a singer or with singers.
[ Make Music Singer Singers Sometimes Together]
We probably, as primitive people, made music before we actually had a language, and that's where language comes from.
[ Actually Before Comes Had Language Made Music Primitive Probably Where]
I'd fired anyone who was involved with Creed. I didn't want anything to do with the music business. The entire press and industry hated me, so what was the point?
[ Anyone Anything Business Creed Entire Fired Hated Industry Involved Music Point Press Want]
When I first started all this, it was mostly music fans that came along, Stones fans. But now, I'm being taken seriously. I've got highfalutin' art collectors and everything!
[ Along Art Being Came Collectors Everything Fans First Got Mostly Music Now Seriously Started Stones Taken]
We knew that we wanted to play heavy music but I hadn't gotten into melody and things like that.
[ Gotten Hadn Heavy Into Knew Melody Music Play Things Wanted]
Music and woman I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
[ Business Cannot Give Music Way Whatever Woman]
I love to play music.
[ Love Music Play]
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.
[ Coming Could Dj Get Got Guitar Mats Music Now Place Records Remember Stores Strings Up Where Your]
The movie that's had the most effect on me is Jaws. To this day when I'm in the ocean, I'm hearing that music.
[ Day Effect Had Hearing Jaws Most Movie Music Ocean]
Register is very important. Music sounds best in a certain register.
[ Best Certain Important Music Register Sounds Very]
I took a lot of time to open myself up to taking chances musically.
[ Chances Lot Musically Myself Open Taking Time Took Up]
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.
[ Career Exterior Fuss Interested Make Music Never Others Part Sing Singing Things]
We've got great fans that rock and roll won't have, because you can have a one-hit record and country music used to, not so much anymore and you have a fan forever.
[ Anymore Because Country Fan Fans Forever Got Great Much Music One-Hit Record Rock Roll Used Won]
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.
[ Black Bring Career Cent Detroit Good Got Hey Know Long Music Really Sales Solo Still Trying Young]
Records are just moments of achievement. They're like receipts for work done. Time goes on and people keep playing music.
[ Achievement Done Goes Just Keep Moments Music Playing Receipts Records Time Work]
Boy bands should be exploded from a great height. They're just pretty people singing music written by others.
[ Bands Boy Exploded Great Height Just Music Others Pretty Should Singing Written]
I really like listening to music in my car.
[ Car Listening Music Really]
Personally, I can't see how anyone can produce any beautiful music out of being angry.
[ Angry Any Anyone Beautiful Being How Music Out Personally Produce See]
If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.
[ Determined Ensemble Every First His Musician Never Place Play Proper Respect Should Therefore Violin Were]
We all had a desire and appreciation for such a wide range of music.
[ Appreciation Desire Had Music Range Such Wide]
You don't try to get influenced by everything that's going on with all the other music around you. You don't listen to the radio - I mean, I don't. When I get ready to do an album, I don't listen to anybody else; I don't wanna be influenced.
[ Album Anybody Around Else Everything Get Going Influenced Listen Mean Music Other Radio Ready Try Wanna]
My students frequently ask what their next project should be. My advice: immerse yourself in the music you love and you will find what you want to do; you will discover your next project.
[ Advice Ask Discover Find Frequently Immerse Love Music Next Project Should Students Their Want Will Your Yourself]
In America, for a brief time, people who followed Coltrane were studied and considered important, but it didn't last long. The result is that the kind of music I played in the '60's is completely dismissed in this country as a wrong turn, a suicidal effort.
[ America Brief Coltrane Completely Considered Country Dismissed Effort Followed Important Kind Last Long Music Played Result Studied Suicidal Time Turn Were Wrong]
So, to prepare for the role, I had to take music lessons, talk to wives who had husbands overseas, and carefully study the reactions and mannerisms of a friend who was expecting.
[ Carefully Expecting Friend Had Husbands Lessons Mannerisms Music Overseas Prepare Reactions Role Study Take Talk Wives]
As long as it's good music, that's what's important.
[ Good Important Long Music]
We deliberately used elements from Brazilian music and from African and Asian music. Now people can hear that but then it sounded so abstract, they couldn't hear it.
[ Abstract African Asian Brazilian Deliberately Elements Hear Music Now Sounded Then Used]
I like many types of music and probably too many to mention here.
[ Here Many Mention Music Probably Too Types]
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really to have destroyed the genre, which at one time offered great musical opportunities.
[ Day Destroyed Fiction Film Genre Great Musical Offered Opportunities Really Science Seems Some Star Time Wars Which Would]
Mike Patton is a genius... It is definitely the hardest music I've ever played.
[ Definitely Ever Genius Hardest Mike Music Patton Played]
There's never any pressure on the music having to be something.
[ Any Having Music Never Pressure Something]