If a Composer could say what he had to say in words, he would not bother trying to say it in music. - Gustav Mahler

The space between the notes

mcgintymusic:

Composers know that refuge well. When writing music there are no people around to distract us, but we’re seldom lonely although very much alone with our thoughts and our sounds.

That space between the notes is where we are safe, ok with the world.

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When there’s snacks at rehearsal.

When there’s snacks at rehearsal.

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steam-powered-band-geek:

thefabulousweirdtrotters:

http://thefabulousweirdtrotters.tumblr.com/

This is a little something I try to live by.

personifyingchaos:

Dylan Moran on adulthood

(Source: personifyingchaos, via holisticism)

radsturbate:

marry someone who has a different favorite cereal than u so they wont eat all of urs

This is the key to marital bliss. 

(via figureyourlifeout)

For anyone wondering this is what we do at string camp…

whatshouldwecallconservatory:

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These lovelies remind me of my daughter, who is a cactus gardener. :) 

These lovelies remind me of my daughter, who is a cactus gardener. :) 

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Being a mother of teenagers means pretty much constantly saying this. 

Being a mother of teenagers means pretty much constantly saying this. 

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When somebody asks you to be on a committee

musictheoryaugmented:

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This is for “Faramir” and “Sigyn” (you know who you are, dears) and for anyone else just having a rough time of it lately. ♡

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