Nobody inspired me more than Julie Andrews, who is a classically trained soprano herself.
— Lesley Garrett

I knew from a young age that I could sing and it was impressed upon me that if I got a classically trained education in voice, it would serve as a foundation for whatever I chose to do.
Shuler Hensley classically quote

What people really should be able to be confident in is that the standards of music- making that classically trained musicians present is elite, it is the best and all of us as artists should be committed to that.
— Lesley Garrett

Growing up in New England, being schooled and classically trained, it needed to shake, it needed to evolve.
— Emeril Lagasse

I actually write film music because I'm classically trained on the piano so as well as songwriting I also write actual film music that could be used for movies like war movies and love movies.
— Vanessa Brown