Music Quotes

824 Music quotes:

"If New Orleans is allowed to die, a crucial part of the world's music heritage will disappear."
"Aside from perhaps the famous scream at the end of door No. 5, I couldn't tell you how that music sounds. You will not go home humming the tunes. But I think you go away from the theatre changed, haunted by the imagery."
Author: Deedrick Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"The sad thing is that people are going to think this is a reflection of rap music. But it's not a reflection ... people have lives outside of the music."
Author: Banner Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"It is better to make a piece of music than to perform one, better to perform one than to listen to one, better to listen to one than to misuse it as a means of distraction, entertainment, or acquisition of ''culture.''"
Author: Cage Quotes Category: Music Quotes American Composer Quotes
"There is something about music that keeps its distance even at the moment that it engulfs us. It is at the same time outside and away from us and inside and part of us. In one sense it dwarfs us, and in another we master it. We are led on and on, and yet in some strange way we never lose control."
Author: Copland Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I'm told they may have had some original sheet music, but they're still trying to get in to see what may or may not have been damaged. Everything else in that building appears to be burned ... just destroyed. If you look at it from the air, all you see is the walls."
Author: Langford Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I wrote a song, but I can't read music. Every time I hear a new song on the radio I think, "Hey, maybe I wrote that."
Author: Wright Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"There was a time when the music fell silent. Both within me and around me."
Author: Faltskog Quotes Category: Music Quotes Swedish Musician Quotes
"We learned pretty early on in this band that you can't have snobbery in music."
"Half the battle is selling music, not singing it. It's the image, not what you sing."
Author: Stewart Quotes Category: Music Quotes Scottish Musician Quotes
"I like Wagner's music much better than anybody's. It's so loud that one can talk the whole time without people hearing you."
"A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to become."
Author: Auden Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"Piracy is important to talk about. It's harming the music industry. It hurts all of us. The public needs to understand every time they buy a pirated CD, they hurt the industry. The only ones who can change that are the fans and the people that buy CDs. It's everybody's responsibility to prevent it."
Author: Miguel Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I like all parts of the music, ... When I was on ice, I felt like I am a flamenco dancer."
Author: Slutskaya Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"People want to be entertained again. Our music is like 'Star Wars' for the ears. The production, the music -- it's all about entertainment."
Author: Allen Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"What's this all about? It's about music, it's not about anything else, it's not about having the coolest cover, or the coolest title, or about anything. it's just about music..."
Author: Ulrich Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I say in my book that a lot of the music our forebears created was written for rich, snotty, snobby people who had enough money to buy theatre tickets. There was a great deal of trivia, a shallow quality to things ... ... You know, that 'I've got rhythm, I've got ...', there's something about it that's not very serious, and at least popular music during our generation began crossing over into an area where it was saying something about the conditions that prevailed."
Author: Webb Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"Once you sit down and the concert starts, you'll never know where the music will come from next."
Author: Dahlberg Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I don't really have time to sit down and write. But when I think of a melody, I call up my answering machine and sing it, so I won't forget it."
"Our music comes from our hearts - And it always has."

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