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Who said words to the effect of “the artists have gotten better looking but the music's gotten worse”?

A friend attributed this quote to a famous rock and roll musician regarding shifts in the music industry over the last 50 years: The artists have gotten better looking but the music's gotten worse. ...
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What did Ligeti mean by 'the ironic theatricalizing of the past'?

The Rough Guide to Classical Music (2010 5 ed). p. 301 Bottom.   Following the opera’s premiere in 1978 and a period of serious illness, Ligeti’s style underwent a profound evolution, as first ...
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What did Stravinsky mean: harpists "spend 90 percent of their lives tuning … and 10 percent playing out of tune”?

The Rough Guide to Classical Music (2010 5 ed). p. 26 Top. Tuning & Temperament A central tenet of music-making is the desirability of singing or playing “in tune”, accurately producing sound ...