29. August 2009 · Comments Off on MQODs · Categories: Quotes

I love classical music because it allows me to think on levels that are very complex. I know that pop artists like Bjork are considered complex, but I’m not so sure.

… In their day, I loved the Beatles, but at no point did I confuse them with Beethoven or Bach or Mahler,” he said. “The problem with pop music is that it’s this enormous, influential thing that you can’t get free of. It just sucks all the air out of the room.

… A lot of great art is brought into the world and it’s not particularly popular. We do our thing and hope it has a long shelf life.

-John Adams

I read them here.

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