You have to open the music, so to speak, and see what’s behind the notes […]
Without false modesty, I feel that, when I’m on the stage, I’m the king, the […]
To be able to produce many varieties of sound, now that is what I call […]
The score is not a bible, and I am never afraid to dare. The music […]
The most important thing is to make a percussive instrument a singing instrument. Teachers should […]
Scriabin slept with Chopin under his pillow, and I slept with Wagner under mine. I […]
Scriabin, as you know, is a mystic composer. His music is supersensuous, superromantic, and supermysterious. […]
Perfection itself is imperfection.
My future is in my past and my past is my present. I must now […]
My face is my passport.