Nothing is capable of being well set to music that is not nonsense.

By : Joseph Addison 0 Likes          


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

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If peace only had the music and pageantry of war, there'd be no wars.

By : Sophie Kerr

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The blues are like the fugue in 18th century. It's probably the music that belongs most to our time.

By : Michael Tippett

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I'm preparing for a multimedia theater piece, Airport Music, that's coming up in New York City.

By : Jessica Hagedorn

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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

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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

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I mean, look how many musicians have come through and played beside me, and I'm workin' and they're not.

By : Luther Allison

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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

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But I do think that we approach music, in of itself, with a religious attitude.

By : Jon Fishman

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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

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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

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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

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