113 Total Quotes

Musicians Quotes

Bringing in musicians from around the Tampa Bay area and helping them get to know our town is great.
Amy Ellis
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Students kept coming to us saying that they were having trouble putting together bands and finding musicians. They wanted to know what to do if they couldn't find a drummer or a bass player.
Tim Veurink
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I came together with younger musicians and tried to pass on my own experiences. In the process, I always tried to maintain my curiosity and spontaneity.
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
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Herbie Hancock
Musicians tend to limit themselves,
Herbie Hancock
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This is only the second time Tommy has been here in Texas for something like this. Normally, musicians of his reputation work with college-level students; we're very fortunate.
Scott Baldwin
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The musicians will come back. It's going to take a long time, but New Orleans can actually be a better place because of this.
Donald Harrison
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During the course of a year I work with a lot of different Indian musicians, often in situations where I'm playing more of a classical Indian performance, ... At the same time, as a writer and composer I'm trying to figure out how to bring in some of the abstraction that exists in jazz.
George Brooks
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Feed the musician, and he's out of tune
George Crabbe
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The wise musicians are those who play what they can master
Duke Ellington
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If you could do that, it's great to do it. And a lot of great musicians have done it. A lot of musicians get to a point and stay in that groove all of their career. I have just not been able to do it because I don't think I'm a good enough musician. Someone was criticizing Miles, and Miles said, 'The truth is, it's much more difficult for me to play the way I did in 1947. It's really a physical thing. Sure, I like to experiment, but it's really a physical element.' He brought up a good point. That kind of playing, you've got to be young, in a way. It demands a certain youthful vigor.
Sonny Rollins
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I think we've just started to find our own sound. And we've become more experienced songwriters and musicians. Also a lot has happened to us in our personal lives as well, we've got more to talk about.
Tom Fletcher
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A lot of the guys in the band are formally, classically-trained musicians.
Duane Watson
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I think that individually we're all quite strong musicians. We're confident that we're at a level where each of us does just what is necessary to make sure the songs turn out right.
Matt Tong
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All the musicians get together -- the top blues guys from the old guard and the new.
Tommy Castro
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I couldn't hear much, but didn't care. Until I saw the Beatles play live, I had no idea that musicians could generate that kind of adoration. I was transformed by the whole experience.
David Rivkin
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No, it's unfair to the musicians and the people that work for the record labels, because they're scrambling to make their numbers every month or three months, or they're out of a job.
David Sanborn
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And I think that in the case of these last few - the musicians I had - the reasons I used the same people I did on the two albums was I really felt that these guys were not only great players in their own right but really understood the concept of functioning as a band.
David Sanborn
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Musicians know that this area has been an amazing hotbed for singers and players.
Vince Gill
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(The marching band) is a great fraternity of musicians. Joanne is certainly one of those people. She's one of the bright stars of AHS. We're proud of her.
Brian Wallace
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I really don't have a shopping list of musicians. You can never tell who is going to spark off that chemistry, that magic.
Hugh Hopper
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We're familiar with the notion of musicians reinterpreting the same song over and over, but we don't ever hear that with comedians,
Paul Provenza
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I did a concert... in September with the Berlin Philharmonic... They're great musicians, and there's always something to learn from them.
Cecilia Bartoli
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He's one of the best musicians in the area.
Kevin Quinn
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It was great. I got to perform with fantastic musicians. I got to see Nina Simone live. I could've kept running with it, but instead I stepped back and took a breather.
Madeleine Peyroux
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There's a lot of amazing musicians here, so it was a difficult process for me. I went to see the people I had in mind perform, and several others, and just sort of went with my gut.
Kimber Lanning
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The high caliber of musicians and the lack of usual orchestra politics and bickering are what make the orchestra such a pleasure,
Steve Collins
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We're all over the map as musicians. We're like Hungry Hippos: If each ball was a genre, we'd be all over it.
Marc Friedman
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It is not only for musicians. We would have called it the Aloha Camp, but there was already a camp with that name ... This camp is for anyone who is interested in Hawaii and Hawaiian culture.
Mark Nelson
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In this era it's harder for musicians to get together, ... Back in the '80s, we were all at the clubs, you ran into people all the time. Now, everybody's kind of in their own room with their computers. I use making an album as an opportunity to connect with musicians.
Marcus Miller
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All he did was fight for the rights of his black fellow musicians for them not to be ripped off.
Marion Jones
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