Anton Bruckner

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They want me to write differently. Certainly I could, but I must not. God has chosen me from thousands and given me, of all people, this talent. It is to Him that I must give account. How then would I stand there before Almighty God, if I followed the others and not Him?

It is no common mortal who speaks to us in this music.



Submitted by admin on Sun, 09/25/2016 - 21:01

wavy notesAs a start, I’ve chosen some modern composers and some “rock Gods” for this section – all miusic is spiritual, but these guys have been particularly so in what they have done (IMHO), and some of them have particular connections to Theosophy and mysticism:-

Doris Lessing

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Whatever you're meant to do, do it now. The conditions are always impossible

What's terrible is to pretend that second-rate is first-rate. To pretend that you don't need love when you do; or you like your work when you know quite well you're capable of better.