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Sir Thomas Beecham Quotes

(1879-1961), British Conductor

There are two golden rules for an orchestra: start together and finish together. The public doesn't give a damn what goes on in between.

Category: Music

The English may not like music, but they absolutely love the noise it makes.

Category: Music

A musicologist is a man who can read music but cannot hear it.

Category: Music

Great music is that which penetrates the ear with facility and leaves the memory with difficulty. Magical music never leaves the memory.

Category: Music

I have just been all round the world and have formed a very poor opinion of it.

Category: Travel And Tourism