Chopin Bach Famous Quotes & Sayings

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15 Chopin Bach Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Chopin Bach Sayings By Jeremy Denk: If there's one thing I feel very strongly about, it's that there shouldn't be a If there's one thing I feel very strongly about, it's that there shouldn't be a distinction between pianists who play Ligeti and those who play Chopin. It might seem that they involve different skill sets, but I don't think that's true: whether playing Ives or Bach or Beethoven, you must bring the same imagination, the same sensitivity, and an ability to deal with same kinds of musical problems. The method behind my madness, anyway, is to keep plugging away at this idea. — Jeremy Denk
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Chopin Bach Sayings By Nigel Kennedy: I think Bach is equally a romantic composer because he laid the seeds harmonically for I think Bach is equally a romantic composer because he laid the seeds harmonically for people like Chopin and the great Romantics, Brahms, so it's difficult to you know all this like labelling and putting - I think Bach is attractive to musicians because he supersedes the labels. — Nigel Kennedy
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Chopin Bach Sayings By Timothy Findley: Music is the worst of them - roiling and boiling - overly emotionalized on the Music is the worst of them - roiling and boiling - overly emotionalized on the one hand, overly intellectuallized on the other. Bach and Mozart indeed! Bach inevitably makes me think of fish in a barrel! round and round and round they go and nothing ever happens. Nothing ! Tum -de-dum-dum. Tum -de-dum-dum and that's all! Tum -de-dum-de-bloody-dum-dum! As for Mozart, his emotions did not mature beyond the age of twelve. never achieved adolescence, let alone puberty. his music merely combines a popular talent for slapstick and a commercial talent for tears. No - not tears. For sobs. Beethoven, pompous. Chopin - sickly sweet and given to tantrums - Tum -de-dum-dum- Bang! and Wagner - a self -centred bore. and Stravinsky - discordant, rude and blows his music through his nose — Timothy Findley
Chopin Bach Sayings By Frederic Chopin: Bach is like an astronomer who, with the help of ciphers, finds the most wonderful Bach is like an astronomer who, with the help of ciphers, finds the most wonderful stars ... Beethoven embraced the universe with the power of his spirit ... I do not climb so high. A long time ago I decided that my universe will be the soul and heart of man. — Frederic Chopin
Chopin Bach Sayings By Pablo Casals: When you play Bach like Chopin, and Chopin like Bach, something good happens. When you play Bach like Chopin, and Chopin like Bach, something good happens. — Pablo Casals
Chopin Bach Sayings By Maya Angelou: On Saturday afternoons when all the things are done in the house and there's no On Saturday afternoons when all the things are done in the house and there's no real work to be done, I play Bach and Chopin and turn it up real loudly and get a good bottle of chardonnay and sit out on my deck and look out at the garden. — Maya Angelou
Chopin Bach Sayings By Frederic Chopin: Having nothing to do, I am correcting the Paris edition of Bach; not only the Having nothing to do, I am correcting the Paris edition of Bach; not only the engraver's mistakes, but also the mistakes hallowed by those who are supposed to understand Bach (I have no pretensions to understand better, but I do think that sometimes I can guess). — Frederic Chopin
Chopin Bach Sayings By William Golding: Beethoven for listening; Liszt, Chopin, and Beethoven for playing as well as Bach and Prokofiev Beethoven for listening; Liszt, Chopin, and Beethoven for playing as well as Bach and Prokofiev and so on. If I kept going, this list would spiral. It's as wide as literature; in fact, it is probably wider. — William Golding
Chopin Bach Sayings By Doris Mortman: Beethoven introduced us to anger. Haydn taught us capriciousness, Rachmaninoff melancholy. Wagner was demonic. Bach Beethoven introduced us to anger. Haydn taught us capriciousness, Rachmaninoff melancholy. Wagner was demonic. Bach was pious. Schumann was mad, and because his genius was able to record his fight for sanity, we heard what isolation and the edge of lunacy sounded like. Liszt was lusty and vigorous and insisted that we confront his overwhelming sexuality as well as our own. Chopin was a poet, and without him we never would have understood what night was, what perfume was, what romance was. — Doris Mortman
Chopin Bach Sayings By Antonio Damasio: I cannot listen to Beethoven or Mahler or Chopin or Bach when I write because I cannot listen to Beethoven or Mahler or Chopin or Bach when I write because those composers require you stop what you are doing and listen. — Antonio Damasio
Chopin Bach Sayings By Frederic Chopin: Bach is an astronomer, discovering the most marvellous stars. Beethoven challenges the universe. I only Bach is an astronomer, discovering the most marvellous stars. Beethoven challenges the universe. I only try to express the soul and the heart of man. — Frederic Chopin
Chopin Bach Sayings By Eleanor Bron: I liked Bach played the way people expect Chopin to be played, and vice versa. I liked Bach played the way people expect Chopin to be played, and vice versa. — Eleanor Bron
Chopin Bach Sayings By Rafal Blechacz: It's important to play the pieces that you feel you can play well. It was It's important to play the pieces that you feel you can play well. It was always my dream to play Bach - my first love and fascination - Chopin, and Szymanowski. — Rafal Blechacz
Chopin Bach Sayings By Madalyn Murray O'Hair: On the issue of censorship of pornography and rock music, do you see that as On the issue of censorship of pornography and rock music, do you see that as a religious issue, too?
Yes, I do. Incidentally, I don't like rock music. I never have liked it. I have never understood it, and I can't hear the lyrics. I think that most people can't hear them either. I'm still stuck with Chopin and Beethoven and Bach, and all those old ones. The whole point is, I feel that everyone who wants to say anything, do anything, should be able to say anything or do anything, within the limits of not hurting another person. And I don't see how rock music hurts anybody, or I don't see that pornography hurts anybody. — Madalyn Murray O'Hair
Chopin Bach Sayings By Frederic Chopin: It's a huge Carthusian monastery, stuck down between rocks and sea, where you may imagine It's a huge Carthusian monastery, stuck down between rocks and sea, where you may imagine me, without white gloves or hair curling, as pale as ever, in a cell with such doors as Paris never had for gates. The cell is the shape of a tall coffin, with an enormous dusty vaulting, a small window ... Bach, my scrawls and waste paper - silence - you could scream - there would still be silence. Indeed, I write to you from a strange place. — Frederic Chopin