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The jazz musician is denied the dignity accorded the composer because not everything he composes is first written down, or, necess ...
Sculpture and painting are very justly called liberal arts; a lively and strong imagination, together with a just observation, bei ...
Speech is after all only a system of gestures, having the peculiarity that each gesture produces a characteristic sound, so that i ...
For poetry was all written before time was, and whenever we are so finely organized that we can penetrate into that region where t ...
She could give herself up to the written word as naturally as a good dancer to music or a fine swimmer to water. The only difficul ...
During the cattle drives, Texas cowboy music came into national significance. Its practical purpose is well known--it was used pri ...
Since I know nothing of the merits of poetry, I am not able to pass any opinion upon this, but I can see that "reap" and "deep," " ...
Today, music heralds ... the establishment of a society of repetition in which nothing will happen anymore.
If music in general is an imitation of history, opera in particular is an imitation of human willfulness; it is rooted in the fact ...
A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to
become.
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