Charles Gounod

Charles Gounod

French composer, music critic, writer and diarist
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]
Bach is a colossus of Rhodes, beneath whom all musicians pass and will continue to pass. Mozart is the most beautiful, Rossini the most brilliant, but Bach is the most comprehensive: he has said all there is to say.More Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My opinion changes rapidly - one minute I can think it is very good and the next time I look at it, I see all the flaws and weaknesses therein.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]
Who has reached the extreme limits of scale with the same infallible precision, equally guarded against the false refinement of artificial elegance and the roughness of spurious force? Who has better known how to breathe anguish and dread into the purest and most exquisite forms?More Charles Gounod quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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