I was looking for the people who were making the music inside the cabinet. I would look in there and see if I could find somebody who was making all this wonderful music.
By : Abbey Lincoln
The blues are like the fugue in 18th century. It's probably the music that belongs most to our time.
By : Michael Tippett
I'm preparing for a multimedia theater piece, Airport Music, that's coming up in New York City.
By : Jessica Hagedorn
I just think people should find the music that helps them through the day and enjoy that. I've never felt like, if somebody does or doesn't like what I'm doing, it's a morality issue.
By : Amy Grant
I try to look at this music career thing as the means to an end. And really, at the end of it, I see myself on a sailboat, sailing off the edge of the world.
By : Michelle Shocked
I mean, look how many musicians have come through and played beside me, and I'm workin' and they're not.
By : Luther Allison
When I heard Monk in person in 1955, he was playing with a quartet in a small club. The place was full of musicians, but there was no public at all.
By : Steve Lacy
But I do think that we approach music, in of itself, with a religious attitude.
By : Jon Fishman
A composer knows that music is written by human beings for human beings and that music is a continuation of life, not something separated from it.
By : Hanns Eisler
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.
By : Herbie Mann
The real amazing thing about all of this is I think I've maintained the mentality of a musician throughout it all, which I'm proudest of. And I'm still playing on people's records and singing on people's records.
By : Vince Gill