Quotes by singing

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  • Zoltan Kodaly
    Zoltan Kodaly
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    Teach music and singing at school in such a way that it is not a torture but a joy for the pupil; instill a thirst for finer music in him, a thirst which will last for a lifetime.
  • Caitlin Rose
    Caitlin Rose
    American country singer 1987-
    Caitlin Rose
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    'Gorilla Man' is a composite of a few individuals, but the song itself was actually inspired by James Taylor. I spied his 'Gorilla' album laying on my floor and in some altered state, instantly started singing the chorus. It was fun to write. There's an old notebook with at least three more verses in it somewhere.
  • Cab Calloway
    Cab Calloway
    American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor 1907-1994
    Cab Calloway
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    90%, 100% are going there to hear the singing. The story is another thing. Nobody's interested in the story. Happiness is happiness.
  • James Stephens
    James Stephens
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    A woman is a branchy tree and man a singing wind; and from her branches carelessly he takes what he can find.
  • Bobby Vinton
    Bobby Vinton
    American singer and songwriter 1935-
    Bobby Vinton
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    All my songs were solo voices. Just me singing. In fact, that was the gimmick - no gimmick. Just singing straight with not too much background.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    And they tell me you are brutal and my reply is: On the faces of women and children I have seen the marks of wanton hunger. And having answered so I turn once more to those who sneer at this my city, and I give them back the sneer and say to them: Come and show me another city with lifted head singing so proud to be alive and coarse and strong and cunning.
    Source: Chicago l. 10 (1916)
  • Solomon
    Solomon
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    For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; the flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land.
  • Bria Skonberg
    Bria Skonberg
    Canadian jazz trumpeter and vocalist 1983-
    Bria Skonberg
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    Fortunately, I have always played a lot of sports, so I keep my lungs in good shape. That translates to singing as well.
  • Arthur Godfrey
    Arthur Godfrey
    American radio and television 1903-1983
    Arthur Godfrey
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    He asked if I was a songwriter, and I said yeah, that I was in town because I'd won this contest. He said, okay, then he was gonna play me his hit, and started singing 'When it's time to relax, one beer stands clear... '.
  • Beck
    Beck
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1970-
    Beck
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    I don't need to cry so much. I think whatever you let loose with crying, I let loose with singing. I tend to be the one who wants... I'm trying to say this without sounding too touchy-feely. I'm usually the one who's better at comforting the person who's crying, you know?
    Source: Jane magazine, April 2000
  • Bryn Terfel
    Bryn Terfel
    Welsh bass-baritone opera singer 1965-
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    I enjoy all aspects of singing and I'm luckily given the choice to be part of different styles of music.
  • Elvis Presley
    Elvis Presley
    American singer, musician, and actor 1935-1977
    Elvis Presley
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    I miss my singing career very much.
  • Mick Jagger
    Mick Jagger
    English singer-songwriter, composer and actor 1943-
    Mick Jagger
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    I'd rather be dead than singing ''Satisfaction'' when I'm forty-five.
  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
    Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
    Burning Spear
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    I've been singing about love a long time now, because my kind of love carries a different flavor. My lyrics are not so outrageous as some. You have to think about a lot of different things. You get more mature with what you do - more experience, more capable, you know, the older you get.
  • Caitlin Rose
    Caitlin Rose
    American country singer 1987-
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    If I'm singing something I don't like, it literally feels like stepping on nails.
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