The key to the mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he will give away his energies and his life just to make sure that one note follows another... and leaves us with the feeling that something…
Quote by Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein Quotes
I'm not interested in having an orchestra sound like itself. I want it to sound...
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to...
To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.
Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.
Music . . . can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.
Often times I have hated in self-defense; if I were stronger I would not have...
In the olden days, everybody sang. You were expected to sing as well as talk....
Technique is communication: the two words are synonymous in conductors.
From New Year's on the outlook brightens; good humor lost in a mood of failure...
Time is the cruelest teacher; first she gives the test, then teaches the lesson.
This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely, more beautifully, more...