"And now, God help us all, Rachmaninoff's Concerto in C Minor."
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"Seth, here, is one of the best young creative compromisers in the business."
Happy Trails: "That's Sibelius, what an hombre."
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"Can't you just say 'Scarlatti' instead of "Scarlatti, of course'?"
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"Now, last time, near the end of Ravel's 'Bolero,' I heard a scream."
George Gershwin, Psychiatrist
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"I like a Gershwin tune. How about you?"
"Come on, you know the words! Bum bum bum bum!"
"Sonata for Three Frogs"
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"...And somebody's been listening to my Berlioz!"
Resume of Claude Brisketson Composer
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George Sand Has Some People In For Drinks
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"While he was in Paris, Warren knew Picasso, Miró, Hemingway, Stravinsky, Cocteau, and Fitzgerald. Nothing ever came of it."
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"I won't lie to you.Chopin's 'Funeral March' is a bad sign."
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"You can still go over the river and through the woods, but it's cheaper to fly."
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Life Without Mozart
"Nice sonata, but it wouldn't hurt him to comb his hair and smile now and then."
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The John Cage Carollers
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