quote by Cecilia Bartoli

It's a dream come true, and with this music, with this Rossini, it's unbelievable how to express the joy and express the joy of the situation and the joy to play this music, to sing this music, it's really fantastic.

— Cecilia Bartoli

Cheerful Musical Expression quotations

Musical expression quote Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

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I cannot write in verse, for I am no poet.

I cannot arrange the parts of speech with such art as to produce effects of light and shade, for I am no painter. Even by signs and gestures I cannot express my thoughts and feelings, for I am no dancer. But I can do so by means of sounds, for I am a musician.

My music is the spiritual expression of what I am — my faith, my knowledge, my being...When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something really good for people, to help humanity free itself from its hangups...I want to speak to their souls.

Musical expression quote Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sad

Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.

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When I first began choreographing, I never thought of it as choreography but as expressing feelings. Though every piece is different, they are all trying to get at certain things that are difficult to put into words. In the work, everything belongs to everything else - the music, the set, the movement and whatever is said.

I want to express the feelings that everyone has felt at least once in music so i think people will feel/understand my song.

Put it this way: Jazz is a good barometer of freedom.

.. In its beginnings, the United States of America spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of complete freedom yet produced in this country.

Musical expression quote Have more than you show, speak less than you know.

Have more than you show, speak less than you know.

My music is the spiritual expression of what I am: my faith, my knowledge, my being.

Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere are the same in heart and spirit. No matter what language we speak, what color we are, the form of our politics or the expression of our love and our faith, music proves: We are the same.

The sound of the sea, the curve of a horizon, wind in leaves, the cry of a bird leave manifold impression in us. And suddenly, without our wishing it at all, one of these memories spills from us and finds expression in musical language...I want to sing my interior landscape with the simple artlessness of a child.

Musical expression quote Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

My goal is to live the truly religious life, and express it in my music.

If you live it, when you play there's no problem because the music is part of the whole thing. To be a musician is really something. It goes very, very deep. My music is the spiritual expression of what I am - my faith, my knowledge, my being.

Music expresses that which cannot remain silent and that which cannot be put into words.

Music expresses that which cannot be put into words.

Musical expression quote I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say i

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.

Music begins where words are powerless to express.

Music is made for the inexpressible. I want music to seem to rise from the shadows and indeed sometimes to return to them.

Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.

The art of Mime encompasses all the feelings of the soul.

The Dance, on the other hand, is essentially an expression of joy, a desire to follow the rhythms of the music.

Musical expression quote A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

Music, uniquely among the arts, is both completely abstract and profoundly emotional. It has no power to represent anything particular or external, but it has a unique power to express inner states or feelings. Music can pierce the heart directly; it needs no mediation.

I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music.

Music has to be recognized as an…agent of social development in the highest sense, because it transmits the highest values - solidarity, harmony, mutual compassion. And it has the ability to unite an entire community and to express sublime feelings.

Musical expression quote The earth has music for those who listen.

The earth has music for those who listen.

There's a very basic human, non-verbal aspect to our need to make music and use it as part of our human expression. It doesn't have to do with body movements, it doesn't have to do with articulation of a language, but with something spiritual.

I never was very capable of expressing my feelings or emotions in words.

I don't know whether this is the cause why I did it in music and also why I did it in painting. Or vice versa: That I had this way as an outlet. I could renounce expressing something in words.

People usually complain that music is so ambiguous, and what they are supposed to think when they hear it is so unclear, while words are understood by everyone. But for me it is exactly the opposite...what the music I love expresses to me are thoughts not to indefinite for words, but rather too definite.

Musical expression quote I found that I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any ot

I found that I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - thing I had no words for.

Music is a means capable of expressing dark dramatism and pure rapture, suffering and ecstasy, fiery and cold fury, melancholy and wild merriment – and the subtlest nuances and interplay of these feelings which words are powerless to express and which are unattainable in painting and sculpture.

I think jazz is a beautiful, democratic music.

It encourages musicians with very strong, and many times, very different points of view to work together as a team while, at the same time, giving them the space to express their individuality. It's a very important art form and can be used as a model for different cultures to work together.

Folk melodies are the embodiment of an artistic perfection of the highest order;

in fact, they are models of the way in which a musical idea can be expressed with utmost perfection in terms of brevity of form and simplicity of means.

Musical expression quote Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.

Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.

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Music is not a hobby, not even a passion with me;

music is me. I feel what people get out of me is this outlook on life, which comes out in my music. My music is the last expression of all that.

Music is expression of harmony in sound. Love is the expression of harmony in life.

The whole of life itself expresses the blues.

That's why I always say the blues are the true facts of life expressed in words and song, inspiration, feeling and understanding. The blues can be about anything pertaining to the facts of life. The blues call on God as much as a spiritual song do.

Musical expression quote Art is how we decorate space; Music is how we decorate time.

Art is how we decorate space; Music is how we decorate time.

The artist is always searching for the meaning of life, his own and that of mankind, searching for truth. A system of uncertainty has entered our daily life. The pressures of mechanization and uniformity to which it is subject call for protest and the artist has only one means of expressing this, by music.

The art of mastering life is the prerequisite for all further forms of expression, whether they are paintings, sculptures, tragedies, or musical compositions.

Every piece of music is a form of personal expression for its creator.

..If a work doesnt express the composers own personal point of view, his own ideas, then it doesnt, in my opinion, even deserve to be born.

Musical expression quote Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth l

Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.

Writing songs out of my faith was a real natural progression.

I grew up singing in my dad's choir and singing with my family. Christian music became the music that I identified myself with and was a way that I expressed my faith. Even at a public school I would take my Christian music in and play it for my friends.

I guess, in a way, I grew up mixed race: half white, half black.

That question's always been on my mind: 'What are you? Are you this or that? Are you a white dude or are you a black dude?' In a strange way, music and comedy is kind of the same thing. I'm both.They're just different modes of expression.

Music expresses that which can not be said and on which it is impossible to be silent

I'll make music, whether or not anyone is listening, for the rest of my life.

It's a natural form of expression for me, the same way I draw and write and sing.

I could express my feelings more easily if they could be put into the notes of music, but as the very best concert would not cover my affection for you, dear daddy, I must use the simple words of my heart, to lay before you my utmost gratitude and filial affection

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