Charles Gounod

Charles Gounod

French composer, music critic, writer and diarist
Musical ideas sprang to my mind like a flight of butterflies, and all I had to do was to stretch out my hand to catch themMore Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This severe, ascetic music, calm and horizontal as the line of the ocean, monotonous by virtue of its serenity, anti-sensuous, and yet so intense in its contemplativeness that it verges sometimes on ecstasy.More Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mozart, prodigal heaven gave thee everything, grace and strength, abundance and moderation, perfect equilibrium.More Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Musical ideas sprang to my mind like a flight of butterflies, and all I had to do was to stretch out my hand to catch them.More Charles Gounod quotes [08/20/2011 03:08:50]
If all the music written since Bach's time should be lost, it could be reconstructed on the foundation which Bach laid.More Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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