Music's always been really cathartic. It's the best drug for me to get away from the everyday pressures just for a second via a good song.
By : Ville Valo
We hope that eventually there would be an occasion which I can personally prove that game music can in fact impress many different people and move them.
By : Nobuo Uematsu
If I had grown up in any place but New Orleans, I don't think my career would have taken off. I wouldn't have heard the music that was around this town. There was so much going on when I was a kid.
By : Pete Fountain
I remain loyal to Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert in music and to Shakespeare and Jane Austen in literature.
By : Anne Stevenson
I'm just trying to avoid any sort of generic kind of music - I don't want to do generic jazz or fusion.
By : Andy Summers
But without the experience of actually singing or playing these things yourself, you don't have the same kind of involvement or understanding of what these musical moves mean. And that is a very big problem in addressing the future of music.
By : Michael Tilson Thomas
The fact is that great musical pieces take and hold the stage because they provide great emotional experiences.
By : Sarah Caldwell