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Top 29 Quotes About Sonatas

#1. In designing a lifestyle brand, you have to know more than just designing clothes. - Author: Tommy Hilfiger
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#2. Scarlatti [Kirkpatrick] started writing sonatas when he was 66 and the idea that he ran off 500 or so after he was 66 was just too much for me to resist. It's just great. - Author: Frank Stella
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#3. What we're really trying to tell, even though it's very much a genre show, is a very human story. Even in this heightened situation, it still comes down to people being people, and dealing with people as people. It really is about the seven people in that town. - Author: Remi Aubuchon
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#4. I really love how the andante from the "A minor Sonata" sounds on the mandolin. - Author: Chris Thile
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#5. The brain is only three pounds of blood, dream, and electricity, and yet from that mortal stew come Beethoven's sonatas. Dizzie Gillespie's jazz. Audrey Hepburn's wish to spend the last month of her life in Somalia, saving children. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#6. I played a lot of Bach's partitas and sonatas; I like the way that Bach was abstracting already from these dance forms. - Author: Caroline Shaw
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#7. I want nothing better, more flexible or more complete than the sonata form, which contains everything necessary for my structural purposes. - Author: Sergei Prokofiev
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#8. Unfortunately, the people I end up seeing the least are my girlfriends. - Author: Jennifer Grey
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#9. Domenico Scarlatti wrote 555 piano sonatas during his lifetime, most of them when he was between the ages of fifty-seven and sixty-two.) - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#10. Had laws not been, we never had been blam'd; For not to know we sinn'd is innocence. - Author: William Davenant
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#11. Shakespeare wrote his sonnets within a strict discipline, fourteen lines of iambic pentameter, rhyming in three quatrains and a couplet. Were his sonnets dull? Mozart wrote his sonatas within an equally rigid discipline - exposition, development, and recapitulation. Were they dull?. - Author: David Ogilvy
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#12. The sonatas of Mozart are unique; they are too easy for children, and too difficult for artists. - Author: Artur Schnabel
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#13. In my mother's belly, I remember not liking the tempi my father played the Beethoven Sonatas in. - Author: Daniel Barenboim
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#14. Two years of close association with some of the best (as well as some of the worst) tunes in the world was a better musical education than any amount of sonatas and fugues. - Author: Ralph Vaughan Williams
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#15. Here is a fact: nothing in all civilization has been as productive as ludicrous ambition. Whatever its ills, nothing has created more. Cathedrals, sonatas, encyclopedias: love of God was not behind them, nor love of life. But the love of man to be worshiped by man. - Author: Tom Rachman
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#16. [W]e are here to love. Not much else matters. - Author: Francis Chan
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#17. Art begins where technique ends. There can be no real art development before one's technique is firmly established. And a great deal of technical work has to be done before the great works of violin literature, the sonatas and concertos, may be approached. - Author: Leopold Auer
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#18. Life can't be all bad when for ten dollars you can buy all the Beethoven sonatas and listen to them for ten years. - Author: William F. Buckley Jr.
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#19. It's very hard to find a pianist that's willing to play the so-called accompanist role on part of the program and yet be capable of being a great solo pianist that you would want for the big sonatas. - Author: Joshua Bell
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#20. Prayer can do anything that God can do. The pity is that we do not believe this as we ought, and we do not put it to the test. - Author: E. M. Bounds
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#21. 'Seven Sonatas,' with its flowing series of meetings between men and women in an identifiable emotional world, is in the mould of Jerome Robbins' glorious 'Dances at a Gathering.' - Author: Robert Gottlieb
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#22. Arrau performed complete cycles of the Beethoven Sonatas, first in Mexico City in 1938 and later in Buenos Aires, London, and New York. - Author: Victoria A Von Arx
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#23. It's funny, because in 1970 I met the Beatles quite by a chance at a party. It was the Beethoven bicentenary, and I was then also playing the Beethoven Sonatas. And that's all they wanted to hear about - I wanted to talk about them, and all they wanted to talk about was Beethoven. - Author: Daniel Barenboim
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#24. Gather, gather your youth: Just like this flower, old age Your beauty will wither. - Author: Pierre De Ronsard
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#25. But hush! No telling to others that make so inquisitive questions. We must obey, and silence is a part of obedience, and obedience is to bring you strong and well into loving arms that wait for you. - Author: Bram Stoker
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#26. Perfection is dangerous. It leaves no room for range. - Author: Natasha Tsakos
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#27. But that some sonatas of Beethoven are written tragic no one can gainsay; yet they can triumph or despair as the player decides, and Lucy had decided that they should triumph. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#28. I grew up with classical music when I was a ballet dancer. Now when I have to prepare an emotional scene, to cry or whatever, I listen to sonatas. Vivaldi and stuff. It's just beautiful to me. - Author: Diane Kruger
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#29. Sometimes a musical phrase would perfectly sum up
The mood of a moment. One of those lovelorn sonatas
For wind instruments was riding past on a solemn white horse.
Everybody wondered who the new arrival was. - Author: John Ashbery
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