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Quotes of musical

  1. The designs were based on quite a lot of research of what a movie musical is, filtered through the eyes of today. If we'd gone strictly with the '20s, the movement would have been impaired. – Colleen Atwood
  2. Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one when it is woven. – Walter Benjamin
  3. I knew I'd just done one of the most amazing things that I will ever get a chance to do. Just to be part of a musical that's not your background and to pull it off and to think that we've done something that's really special. – Gerard Butler
  4. I had my own musical ideas that Mick helped me with as well. – Lou Gramm
  5. I mean, making art is about objectifying your experience of the world, transforming the flow of moments into something visual, or textual, or musical whatever. Art creates a kind of commentary. – Barbara Kruger
  6. Trying to describe something musical is like dancing to architecture, it's really difficult. – Robert Palmer
  7. Like, I kind of developed my musical style in a vacuum. Even though I listen to a lot of stuff, the way I wrote was in my bedroom, really privately. It's still the way I write, actually. – Liz Phair
  8. I think there's something strangely musical about noise. – Trent Reznor
  9. In contrast, traditional classical music starts from an abstract musical schema. This is then notated and only expressed in concrete sound as a last stage, when it is performed. – Pierre Schaeffer
  10. We weren't afraid to mix some crazy styles into the standard rockabilly look. We also took a lot of different musical influences that were part of that era. – Brian Setzer
  11. For a while we were chasing a book by Graham Greene to do Brighton Rock as a musical We didn't get the rights, so we decided to create something from scratch, with Jonathan. By that time we were big fans of his work. – Neil Tennant
  12. We decided we didn't want to do a musical for TV because the idea of writing a musical that would be seen on television once seems insane. – Neil Tennant
  13. I love to sing! To be in a movie with musical number is the coolest thing ever! – Ashley Tisdale
  14. So many schools have cut the music classes out of their curriculum. We're trying to fill that gap by teaching the teachers how to educate the kids about their musical heritage. – Margaret Whiting
  15. I signed up for the musical Tommy in the West End, where I met my husband. – Kim Wilde

Usage examples for musical

  1. I know, however, from what I have learned, that he has musical genius; and I think if we give him a good start he will succeed. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  2. The names of the gentlemen who form the council and the executive committee will be published, and will, I am satisfied, command the confidence alike of the public and of the musical world. – Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888 by Edward VII
  3. It is true enough that other sounds, less musical are heard by memory's ears. – Oxford by Frederick Douglas How
  4. Then the plot and musical setting of Montgomery's new work was discussed. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
  5. Now the room was musical with sound. – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  6. What splendid musical evenings you can have. – The Mirror of Kong Ho by Ernest Bramah
  7. Here one may find a truer and more intense musical feeling, a stronger love of the soil, and more sincere devotion to the beauty of nature, especially of spring and summer, than in any other part of Jugoslavia. – An Anthology of Jugoslav Poetry; Serbian Lyrics by Various
  8. He had spent all the money his father left him on his musical education, so he had to find work wherever he could. – Marjorie Dean High School Freshman by Pauline Lester
  9. He's very musical isn't he?" – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  10. Ned was interrupted, and seemed somewhat startled by a sound of murmured conversation ending in a subdued peal of musical laughter. – Lord Stranleigh Abroad by Robert Barr
  11. To confess the strange truth, he never told me you were musical – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  12. And when he said, after dinner last night, that he felt like going to a musical show, of course I said I'd go with him. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  13. " I'm so glad my brother brought you here," said the girl in the soft musical voice that had attracted them in the morning. – The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine by Katherine Stokes
  14. His voice was very musical – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  15. But the musical sense in James continued to slumber and sleep. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  16. We were sitting at luncheon in this friendly mess, and the guns might have been a thousand miles away until they struck up all at once, like a musical box in the middle of a tune. – Notes of a Camp-Follower on the Western Front by E. W. Hornung
  17. The doctor then said- 'You are well provided with musical instruments. – Gryll Grange by Thomas Love Peacock Commentator: George Saintsbury
  18. Moreover, his eyes wandered as if he were uncertain which way to look, and while he spoke his fingers worked strangely up and down his bosom, as if groping over the strings of some musical instrument. – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  19. They are aware'- she laughed- 'that my husband is not musical – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  20. At this point, however, the organist interposed with the remark that he understood that the boy's father had refused to let him follow up his musical studies. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham

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