Thomas Beecham

Thomas Beecham

English conductor and impresario best known for his association with the London Philharmonic and the Royal Philharmonic orchestras.
Madam, you have between your legs an instrument capable of giving pleasure to thousands and all you can do is scratch it.More Thomas Beecham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are no woman composers, never have been and possibly never will be.More Thomas Beecham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are two golden rules for an orchestra: start together and finish together. The public doesn't give a damn what goes on in between. More Thomas Beecham quotes [10/12/2011 10:10:02]
A soprano in Massenet's Don Quixote complained that she had missed her entry in the aria, "because Mr. Challiapin always dies too soon." "Madam, you must be profoundly in error," said Sir Thomas, "No operatic star has yet died half soon enough for me."More Thomas Beecham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Elgar's first symphony is the musical equivalent of St Pancras Railway Station.More Thomas Beecham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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