George Gershwin Quotes

George Gershwin Quotes: Modern European composers...have very largely received their stimulus, their rhythms and impulses from Machine Age America. They have a much older tradition of musical technique which has helped them put into musical terms a little more clearly the thoughts that originated here. They can express themselves more glibly.
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George Gershwin Quote: Porgy is...an interesting example of what can be done by talent in spite of a bad setup. With a libretto that should never have been accepted on a subject that should never have been chosen, a man who should never have attempted it has written a work that has a considerable power.
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Quotes about George Gershwin: It sounds simple, of course, but personally I can think of no more mentally arduous task than making music.
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