/files/images/authors/picture/william-bolcom_quotes.png

William Bolcom - Quotes

There are 4 quotes by William Bolcom at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by William Bolcom from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

And once I know what the first page is, then the rest will come. ---->>>

I would find myself, not necessarily always assigning these little bits of music for here or there, but all of a sudden something would fall into place and it would be exactly that. ---->>>

Now the big question is if you are going to go to all the trouble of setting an opera and making all that music and so on, there's got to be some aspect that you can do in an opera that really makes it worth while. ---->>>

There's got to be something that you can do that will not just be a nice honor to the play, or the book, or the movie you're dealing with, but some aspect that maybe can explore something that the play couldn't do. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-26, 1938
Birthplace:
Die:
Occupation: Composer
Website:

William Elden Bolcom (born May 26, 1938) is an American composer and pianist. He has received the Pulitzer Prize, the National Medal of Arts, a Grammy Award, the Detroit Music Award and was named 2007 Composer of the Year by Musical America. Bolcom taught composition at the University of Michigan from 1973–2008 (wikipedia)