It was the coo of his orchestral pieces that would resonate within the hearts of those who had the privilege perform, publish and participate in Sibelius' music.
I wondered, who tuned into what channel was picking up on this frequency. I wondered if when we articulate the things that we articulate, to whomever it is we are articulating it to--even if it is to ourselves--if someone is listening to it and hearing it.
Which story to believe? Oh dear Lord, they're all true and they're all false.
Why was Apollo, the Sun, unfortunate in love? That is something that is common to both Hindu and Greek mythology.
Mankind is a social animal that needs a clan, a tribe and a society in which to survive and thrive.
And if you're lucky--and I mean really lucky--it is a time and place where a fated meeting.... will take place.
There are so many distractions in the world that it's really easy to wander. The more difficult option is sticking to the choice and the commitment you made.
My focus was on myself and not letting anyone down. When I wasn’t focusing on that, I was focused on whether or not I was getting it ‘right’.
When people think about Art of the present day, people are likely thinking about the absurd kind of art that has been filling museums these past few decades. It is art that makes most of us wonder, “Who actually likes this?” or “How is this art?”
We have guns and warfare in this world, for God's sake. We celebrate when we are victorious in war, but we diminish the artist.