"Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music." - Sergei Rachmaninoff, Immortal Steinway Artist
"Wagner has beautiful moments, but awful quarters of an hour." Rossini on Wagner
"What a giftless bastard!" Tchaikovsky on Brahms
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