QUARTETS QUOTES

Quartets Quotes, String Quartets Quotes,

"Only through time time is conquered" T S Eliot. IMG
"And the end and the beginning where always there, before the beginning and after the end." T S Eliot. IMG
"The past and future / Are conquered, and reconciled." T S Eliot. IMG
"I love working with the quartet. I have more freedom and flexibility." Boz Scaggs. IMG
"In order to possess what you do not possess, you must go by the way of dispossession." T S Eliot. IMG
"In order to arrive at what you are not, you must go through the way in which you are not." T S Eliot. IMG
"A condition of complete simplicity (Costing not less than everything)" T S Eliot. IMG
"It seems to me the structure of the Quartets is too imposed" Paul Muldoon. IMG
"I love to write quartets. One could say that this is a mania." Heitor Villa-Lobos. IMG
"As an improviser I'm now pretty comfortable with trios, so I'm thinking of working up to quartets." Fred Frith. IMG
"I would give my best quartet for a good razor," Joseph Haydn. IMG
"And all shall be well and/ All manner of thing shall be well/ By the purification of the motive/ In the ground of our beseeching" T S Eliot. IMG
"At the still point, there the dance is." T S Eliot. IMG
"There is, it seems to us, At best, only a limited value In the knowledge derived from experience." T S Eliot. IMG
"Time present and time past / are both perhaps present in time future." T S Eliot. IMG
"[David] Bowie's last album "Blackstar" featured him backed by a jazz quartet." David Bowie. IMG
"Every phrase and every sentence is an end and a beginning, every poem an epitaph." T S Eliot. IMG
"Just as with the quartet, each part of a painting is telling a different story." Guido Molinari. IMG
"We had the experience but missed the meaning. And approach to the meaning restores the experience in a different form." T S Eliot. IMG
"The Quartets have been a major part of my work." Elliott Carter. IMG
"The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living." T S Eliot. IMG
"To arrive where you are, to get from where you are not / You must go by a way wherein there is no ecstasy." T S Eliot. IMG
"History may be servitude. History may be freedom. See, now they vanish. The faces and places, with the self which, as it could, loved them, to become renewed, transfigured, in another pattern." T S Eliot. IMG
"Solo dancing does not exist: the dancer dances with the floor: add another dancer and you have a quartet: each dance with the other and each with the floor." Steve Paxton. IMG
"There is no bad day that ca' be overcome by listening to a barbershop quartet. This is just truth, plain and simple." Aldous Huxley. IMG
"music heard so deeply That it is not heard at all, but you are the music While the music lasts." T S Eliot. IMG
"All shall be well, and all shall be well and all manner of thing shall be well." Julian of Norwich. IMG
"I'll tell you what I would do in a shot if I could. I would sing in the barbershop quartet in The Music Man." Ned Beatty. IMG
"You hear it in your brain. Whatever makes sense. Some songs work well as quartet songs, sometimes they don't." Branford Marsalis. IMG
"I tried to resist his overtures, but he plied me with symphonies, quartets, chamber music, and cantatas." S J Perelman. IMG
"How could a New Yorker possibly take something called the Hollywood String Quartet seriously?" Leonard Slatkin. IMG
"Shantaram is the second in the series of a quartet of novels that I have planned about my life but is the first to be written. The third book is a sequel to Shantaram, the first a prequel." Gregory David Roberts. IMG
"Time past and time future allow but a little consciousness. To be conscious is not to be in time." T S Eliot. IMG
"Reading to kids is to ordinary reading what jazz is to a string quartet." Sean Wilentz. IMG
"My dad graduated seminary there, and so did (sounds like) Mark Kimball's grandfather. They sang in a quartet together, my dad and Mark Kimball's grandfather." Al Jarreau. IMG
"A people without history Is not redeemed from time, for history is a pattern Of timeless moments." T S Eliot. IMG
"To arrive where you are, to get from where you are not, You must go by a way wherein there is no ecstasy. In order to arrive at what you do not know You must go by a way which is the way of ignorance. In order to possess what you do not possess You must go by the way of dispossession. In order to arrive at what you are not You must go through the way in which you are not. And what you do not know is the only thing you know And what you own is what you do not own And where you are is where you are not." T S Eliot. IMG
"There are no more barbershop quartets wearing boaters, even though I still like them. Life goes on." Tina Weymouth. IMG
"Beethoven's last quartets were written by a deaf man and should only be listened to by a deaf man." Thomas Beecham. IMG
"A world without tomatoes is like a string quartet without violins." Laurie Colwin. IMG
"Industry, economy, honesty and kindness form a quartet of virtue that will never be improved upon." Jamie Oliver. IMG
"Not less of love, but expanding Of love beyond desire, and so liberation From the Future as well as the past." T S Eliot. IMG
"There is no bad day that can't be overcome by listening to a barbershop quartet. This is just truth, plain and simple." Aldous Huxley. IMG
"I cannot work and listen to Wagner at the same time, nor Mahler, nor Beethoven's late quartets. I enjoy listening to Chopin's piano music when I work." I. M. Pei. IMG
"I realized very early that I was never going to make by living by writing string quartets. But I wanted to write music and I didn't want to have to do anything else." Richard Rodney Bennett. IMG
"The Vores Third Quartet is a terrific piece that brings disparate components into harmony. . . it's celebratory, imaginative, touching, and fun." Richard Dyer. IMG
"The only hope, or else despair Lies in the choice of pyre or pyre - To be redeemed from fire by fire." T S Eliot. IMG
"Except for the point, the still point, There would be no dance, and there is only the dance" T S Eliot. IMG
"Time present and time past Are both perhaps present in time future, And time future contained in time past. If all time is eternally present All time is unredeemable." T S Eliot. IMG
"Quick now, here, now, always- A condition of complete simplicity (Costing not less than everything) And all shall be well and All manner of thing shall be well When the tongues of flame are in-folded Into the crowned knot of fire And the fire and the rose are one." T S Eliot. IMG
"For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business." T S Eliot. IMG
"Words move, music moves Only in time; but that which is only living Can only die. Words, after speech, reach Into the silence. Only by the form, the pattern, Can words or music reach The stillness..." T S Eliot. IMG
"We used to get on planes, and they'd ask who we were, and we'd say, 'The Dave Brubeck Quartet', and they'd say, 'Who?' In later years they'd say, 'Oh', which amounts to the same thing." Paul Desmond. IMG
"Part of me is probably more conservative than people realise. I like my old string quartets, I don't like music that's trippy for trippy's sake." Bjork. IMG
"I am touring in Europe. I am putting together a trio and a quartet. I am playing solo concerts with my symphonic sounds. I am very much engaged back to playing and recording and everything." Miroslav Vitous. IMG
"I know of musicians who have played together for decades who hate each other. The Modern Jazz Quartet for one." Gary Burton. IMG
"People whose sensibility is destroyed by music in trains, airports, lifts, cannot concentrate on a Beethoven Quartet." Witold Lutoslawski. IMG
"The question who ought to be boss is like who ought to be the tenor in the quartet? Obviously, the man who can sing tunor." Henry Ford. IMG
"At the still point of the turning world. Neither flesh nor fleshless; Neither from nor towards; at the still point, there the dance is, But neither arrest nor movement. And do not all it fixity, Where past and future are gathered. Neither movement from nor towards, Neither ascent nor decline. Except for the point, the still point, There would be no dance, and there is only the dance." T S Eliot. IMG
"For most of us, there is only the unattended Moment, the moment in and out of time, The distraction fit, lost in a shaft of sunlight, The wild thyme unseen, or the winter lightning Or the waterfall, or music heard so deeply That it is not heard at all, but you are the music While the music lasts" T S Eliot. IMG

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