I had piano lessons when I was a kid, like most people. And hated them, like most people. And quit, like most people.
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Carter Burwell Quotes
I don't find myself lobbying for projects. Filmmakers almost always come to me.
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense...
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really...
I'm one of those people who is actually inspired by a deadline. I might not...
Learning how to improvise really awakened my interest in music.
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I just love the sheer mess of New York.
A carefree quality is a whole aspect of life that I will never understand. I...
I like business and personal life to be distinct.
Music is the subliminal connecting adhesive in film, or at least in narrative feature films.
I almost never try to make the audience comfortable. I wouldn't want that if I...
Most films I work on, the people making the film are constantly second-guessing the executives...
New Yorkers may think they're on some cutting edge, but that's not especially true. It...
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
Los Angeles is an industry town, and it has great facilities and personnel. The disadvantage...
How does my music connect to an audience? That is just a complete mystery to...
The flow of Guiness into the studio was inspirational as well as nutritive.
I think being a little nuts is helpful.
I have always loved Scottish music - all sorts of Celtic, Gaelic music.