"Everywhere in the world, music enhances a hall, with one exception: Carnegie Hall enhances the music."
"Harmony alone can stir the emotions. It is the one source from which melody directly emanates and draws its power."
Jean-Philippe Rameau - Composer
"I believe that finished products and industrial design make people more neighborly. In small things the status symbol disappears."
"Stimulated by those moods which poets turn into words, I turn my ideas into tones which resound, roar, and rage until at last they stand before me in the form of notes."
Ludwig Van Beetoven - Composer
"Ugliness sells badly."
Raymond F. Loewy
"I cannot conceive of music that expresses absolutely nothing."
Béla Bartók - Composer
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
Arthur C. Clark - Science Fiction Writer
"Music is natural law as related to the sense of hearing."
Anton Webern - Composer
"Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."