Quote of the week

From my sister, the conductor Cynthia Woods, explaining to a board member why it might be better in this instance to start a concert with an overture by Brahms or Wagner than one by Mozart….


Mozart is the string bikini of composers- if you can pull it off, great, but I’m just not sure our orchestra has the body for it…..

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  • http://www.soundsandfury.com A.C. Douglas



  • http://www.composerbastard.net Composerbastard

    ROFL!!!!! ! !! ! ! ! !

  • http://lifeofamusician-robinhill.blogspot.com Anna


    I’m sure this will be re-quoted many times!
    What a musical family you are…