12-tone music quotes

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Music, theoretically considered, consists altogether of lines of tone. It more nearly resembles a picture or an architectural draw ...
Music has often been compared with language itself, and the comparison is quite legitimate. While it combines easily with actual l ...
When you listen to gongs and drums, listen to the music; when you listen to someone talk, listen to his tone of voice.
When one is very young, to read is as it were to pour a continuous stream of water on a parched and virginal plain. The soil seems ...
Why do comparisons of words and tone poems (poetry and music) never take into consideration that the word is a mere signifier, but ...
Music is the sound of the universal laws promulgated. It is the only assured tone. There are in it such strains as far surpass any ...
Soon after John's death I listened to a music-box, and if, at any time, that event had seemed inconsistent with the beauty and har ...
Dance with a girl three times, and if you like the light of her eye and the tone of voice with which she, breathless, answers your ...
He doesn't know a damn thing about China ... That's what makes him an expert. He knows nothing about music, being tone deaf. That' ...
Thru all the tumult and the strife,
I hear that music ringing.
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