Music played at weddings always reminds me of the music played for soldiers before they go into battle.
To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I'm writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence.
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people don't talk.
I play the notes as they are written, but it is God who makes the music.
And now, I still really don't care that much but now I have music playing all the time at home, which is a first for me. Whatever. Everything from Ani DiFranco to Dave Matthews to Jack Johnson and Norah Jones.
I played music all through school and I kind of performed that way.
It's easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself.
Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has on the book I am reading.
Mainly I was able to perform with music - I played the French horn, I would sing, and I was a drummer in the pipe band. So I think it was a way to show off.
My interest in his new toy, the Theremin, isn't very big. It simply does not fit into my way of playing music. I do not want to fiddle around with my hands in the air.
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the time as it is to say that a violinist needs several violins to play the same piece of music.
People are going deaf because music is played louder and louder, but because they're going deaf, it has to be played louder still.
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.
Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.
My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies, playing characters that are larger than life, getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince, and a soldier.
If music be the food of love, play on; give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, the appetite may sicken, and so die.
Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
I wasn't the high-school play queen or anything. And my parents would let me act until I graduated from college.
It's so much fun playing Ling, but I have this fear that people are going to run away from me in terror on the streets. They think I'm going to bite their heads off or something.
Maybe you're better to play a villain just straight out.
Always, however brutal an age may actually have been, its style transmits its music only.
Music is the silence between the notes.
As always in a musical collaboration: One has to like each other. As simple as that.
We were using Brooke as an actress; she was playing different roles: a liberated woman, a teenager, a vamp.
Man only plays when in the full meaning of the word he is a man, and he is only completely a man when he plays.