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Because in classical music cello is not regarded as a popular choice, it's always playing the long, boring notes.
It's a small community, the classical music community, along with the excitement of new places and new things and this feeling of being at home wherever you go because that's where your community is.
I still feel like a novice when it comes to classical theater, but I don't ever want to become comfortable with anything. The greatest creativity comes from being nervous and uncomfortable.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jazz stands for freedom. It's supposed to be the voice of freedom: Get out there and improvise, and take chances, and don't be a perfectionist - leave that to the classical musicians.
Classical cooking and molecular gastronomy should remain separate. You can mix two styles and get fusion; any more, and you just get confusion.
All music is dance music. But when people think of dance music, they think of techno or just house. Anything you can dance to is dance music. I don't care if it's classical, funk, salsa, reggae, calypso; it's all dance music.
Classical plays require more imagination and more general training to be able to do. That's why I like playing Shakespeare better than anything else.
To most white people, jazz means black and jazz means dirt, and that's not what I play. I play black classical music.
Indian classical dance is sustained by a profound philosophy. Form seeks to merge with the formless, motions seek to become a part of the motionless, and the dancing individual seeks to become one with the eternal dance of the cosmos.
I like to stick with music I know I can play. I love classical, but I don't think I could ever play it. I'm just not qualified.
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.
That makes classical music work, the ability to improvise.
Jazz is not the popular culture. Jazz is in the same position in our culture as classical music. A very small minority of people really love it.
Liquid helium belongs to a class of fluids known as quantum fluids, as distinct from classical fluids.
Jazz, for me, is a closed circuit, like the term baroque in the world of classical music.
What's different here is that we have now technologies that allow these life science companies to bypass classical breeding. That's what makes it both powerful and exciting.
The difference between religion and morality lies simply in the classical division of things into the divine and the human, if one only interprets this correctly.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Whenever I visit a city, I like to see what classical music concerts are on offer.
I like all kinds of music - classical, pop, rock, electronic.
I loved 'Fantasia' as a kid because it filled me with wonder, enchantment and awe. It was my first real introduction into classical music. It was totally inspiring to me.
Anybody can be a rapper, but not anybody can be a classical artist.
We want to answer this classical question, who am I? So I think that most of our works are for art, or whatever we do, including science or religion, tried to answer that question.
At the age when Bengali youth almost inevitably writes poetry, I was listening to European classical music.
I basically love classical music. I love a lot of musicians playing together and the whole culture of that, whether it's Indian or it's Western.
A. R. Rahman
As an artist, you have to express yourself. I make no excuses for my versatility. I grew up singing classical arias, but I love rock n' roll and jazz standards.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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