Primo Quotes

Philip Glass

I travel the world, and I'm happy to say that America is still the great melting pot - maybe a chunk ...

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I consider the first 20 performances just learning the piece. Think about it this way: If you think ...

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I don't know that I make a big distinction between the big pieces and the little pieces, because I d ...

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I like the idea that [Mahatma] Gandhi is appearing now in an opera hall in all these different place ...

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Satyagraha is an opera which I wrote for the Netherlands Opera, so it uses an orchestra of around fi ...

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A new language requires a new technique. If what you're saying doesn't require a new language, then ...

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The problem with listening, of course, is that we don't. There's too much noise going on in our head ...

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Traditions are imploding and exploding everywhere - everything is coming together, for better or wor ...

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Traditions are imploding and exploding everywhere - everything is coming together, for better or wor ...

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“After Lewis and Clark”

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“There were audiences for the first time in living memory. People were discussing modern music. Ma ...

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“I've been called a minimalist composer for more than 30 years, and while I've never really agreed ...

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“The message in that for me,”

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It doesn't need to be imagined, it needs to be written down.

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You get up early in the morning and you work all day. That's the only secret.

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