Disco is music for dancing, and people will always want to dance.

— Giorgio Moroder

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Once you free your mind about the concept of harmony and of music being correct, you can do whatever you want. So nobody told me what to do, and there was no preconception of what to do.


In pop or rock you can make a fast song or a slow one, but in disco there is really just the one rhythm.


In both pop and disco, the meaning of the lyrics is not too important.

I have nothing I feel I particularly want to say.


Disco does work better with black artists or players. They just feel it more.


Too many of these writers in the music papers, they are misunderstanding everything. The disco sound is not art or anything so serious.


The disco sound, you must see, is not art or anything so serious.


It is at least 10 times more difficult to get a good synthesiser sound than on an acoustic instrument.


I am not so complicated or intelligent a composer, nor am I very interested in becoming so. I am much more happy doing what I know I can do than what I am not sure I could do.


Phil Ramone is very special. Barbra Streisand or Diana Ross... they are the best.


I achieved something specially different with Love To Love You Baby and I Feel Love. These songs will endure.


Every business is there to make money, and making a record is business.

This tends to be forgotten by many.


Nowadays you need so much money to be able to launch a new artist, notably in America; you would hardly believe the sums involved.


About Giorgio Moroder

Quotes 24 sayings
Nationality Italian
Profession Producer
Birthday April 26, 1940

I think it would be stupid for us to try and tell people who are dancing in a discotheque about the problems of the world. That is the very thing they have come away to avoid.


What Skrillex does with Ableton it's like being a little god.

It's not just pushing loops - that's easy - but to do the effects he's a genius.


I knew a lot of my musicians used to take coke.

I never saw them. They would hide it from me, so I wasn't really aware of it. Creatively, I don't think it was that great.


I am certainly not racist; I even like the British.


My name is Giovanni Giorgio , but everybody calls me Giorgio.


I have to admit, I do not listen to much rock music.


I am reluctant to judge things without being informed.


I am much more happy doing what I know I can do than what I am not sure I could do.


I don't think there is too much art involved in what I do.


I would not be happy to do what I do unless I felt that the large audience wanted it.


My music was typically continental - nothing like, say, The Beatles.