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Wednesday Mar 16

To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.

                                               - Leonard Bernstein

Mon Mar 14

I got in the school band and the school choir. It all hit me like a ton of bricks, everything just came out. I played percussion for a while, and stayed after school forever just tinkering around with different things, the clarinets and the violins. - Quincy Jones

Sun Mar 13

Without music, life would be a mistake. - Friedrich Nietzche

Sat Mar 12

I can only think of music as something inherent in every human being-- a birthright.  Music coordinates mind, body and spirit. - Yehudi Menuhin

Fri Mar 11

I still can't believe that some pseudocritics continue to accuse me of having murdered tango. They have it backward. They should look at me as the saviour of tango. I performed plastic surgery on it.  - Astor Piazzolla

 

Thursday Mar 10

I think that one of the nice things about the Yellow Submarine movie is that it seems to be perennial. People enjoy watching from each generation. And it was like the Beatles themselves. You know the Beatles seem to find new audience each time another generation comes along.  - George Martin

Wednesday Mar 9

I was meant to be a composer and will be I'm sure. Don't ask me to try to forget this unpleasant thing and go play football - please.   - Samuel Barber

Tues Mar 08

When music fails to agree to the ear, to soothe the ear and the heart and the senses, then it has missed its point. - Maria Callas

Monday Mar 7

The only love affair I have ever had was with music.                                                      - Maurice Ravel

Friday Mar 4

There are no words, it's only music there       Antonio Vivaldi

Thursday, Mar 3

Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art  - Claude Debussy