Pablo Casals

Pablo Casals

cellist, conductor and composer, one of the most brilliant virtuoso cellists of the 20th century.
The miracle of Bach has not appeared in any other art. To strip human nature until its divine attributes are made clear, to inform ordinary activities with spiritual fervour, to give wings of eternity to that which is most ephemeral; to make divine things human and human things divine; such is Bach, the greatest and purest moment in music of all time.More Pablo Casals quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The love of one's country is a splendid thing. But why should love stop at the border?More Pablo Casals quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Don't play the notes. Play the meaning of the notes.More Pablo Casals quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When we play an unaccompanied Bach suite we may compare ourselves to an actor in Shakespeare's day, creating scenery which did not exist at all, through the power of declamation and suggestion. So in Bach. There is but one voice -- and many voices have to be suggested.More Pablo Casals quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As long as one can admire and love, then one is young forever.More Pablo Casals quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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