Rachmaninoff Quotes

Rachmaninoff Quotes by Aaron Zigman, Bobby Lee, Marc-Andre Hamelin, Shirley Horn, Frank Wildhorn and many others.

Composers can do things that weren’t allowed in the 17th century. Until we had composers like Igor Stravinsky and Sergei Rachmaninoff to break the rules.
People think I am crazy because they see me doing stand-up, but I am generally not. I am very sad. I’m one of those guys that lights candles and listens to Rachmaninoff.
My father ran the gamut: a favorite of his was Josef Hofmann, but there was also Friedman, Rachmaninoff, Godowsky, Lhevinne, Moiseiwitsch, Paderewski, etc.
It has always been Oscar Peterson. He is my Rachmaninoff.
Shirley Horn
I enjoy the kind of characters that allow you to write the dark stuff. I love Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky, and when I’m writing for Dracula or Jekyll & Hyde, I get a chance to use that vocabulary.