Perhaps it is music that will save the world.
When all dreams wane, same are loss and gain
Perhaps an eternal law of art is that, for everything discovered, something of value is forgotten.
My Mom is a ballet director, so I had this idea in me that classical training is the best foundation for anything you do, so I wanted to get a classical background and voice.
Personally, I'm very classic. If I'm going to wear a suit, it's going to be classic, black, and fit very well. There's nothing like it.
I had spent many years pursuing excellence, because that is what classical music is all about... Now it was dedicated to freedom, and that was far more important.
I have no doubt that there are great people about though... the thing of it is, nothing to this day moves me like classical music (Debussy, Vaughn Williams).
What is classical music if not the epitome of sensuality, passion, and understated erotica that popular music, even with all of its energy and life, cannot even begin to touch?
As a rule, my focus is on classical music, but I love jazz. I love everything, actually.
I abhor the words 'classical music.' Few things satisfy me more than a really good cover version.
I love hip-hop; I love Sleigh Bells. I also love classical music and musical theater.
I was able to turn to classical music many people, who saw my programs live and on YouTube, and this is one of the nicest achievements I can have.
When I was younger, studying classical music, I really had to put in the time. Three hours a day is not even nice - you have to put in six.
I like classical music of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and I adore Bach above all.
Even the most jingoistic person would have to admit that even American cultural music comes from Europe. That's what classical music is, real European music.
Music has always been transnational; people pick up whatever interests them, and certainly a lot of classical music has absorbed influences from all over the world.
I definitely want to act, but I also want to score movies, and I have this idea to fuse classical music with other styles that would give it a different perception.
Wally Amos is the classic example of a man who gets up again and again.
I'd like to explode a few myths about what we call classical music. It's not high art for the titillation of a chosen few.
What's the difference between a classical guitar and a pizza? A pizza can feed a family of four.
The complexities of adult life get in the way of the truth.