本尼·古德曼

    本杰明·大卫·古德曼是美国爵士单簧管演奏家和乐队指挥,被誉为“摇摆之王”。20世纪30年代中期,古德曼领导着美国最受欢迎的音乐团体之一。1938年1月16日,他在纽约卡内基音乐厅举办的音乐会被评论家布鲁斯·埃德形容为“最重要的爵士乐或流行音乐的集中地”。

本尼·古德曼(Benny Goodman)名言

After you've done all the work and prepared as much as you can, what the hell, you might as well go out and have a good time.

做完所有的工作,尽可能多的准备,你还不如出去玩一玩。

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Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it's in music or in life, something as small as failing to be polite, you start to lose substance.

有时当你开始失去细节,无论是在音乐中还是在生活中,一些小到不礼貌的事情,你开始失去实质。

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I remember Glenn Miller coming to me once, before he had his own band, saying, How do you do it? How do you get started? It's so difficult. I told him, I don't know but whatever you do don't stop. Just keep on going.

我记得格伦·米勒在他有自己的乐队之前曾经来找我,他说,你是怎么做到的?你是怎么开始的?太难了。我告诉他,我不知道,但你做的一切都不停。继续。

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Too many young musicians today want to win polls before they learn their instruments.

今天有太多的年轻音乐家想在学习乐器之前赢得民调。

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That night at Carnegie Hall was a great experience. When the thing was first put up to me I was a little dubious, not knowing just what would be expected of us.

那晚在卡内基音乐厅是一次很棒的经历。当这件事第一次向我提出时,我有点怀疑,不知道会对我们有什么期望。

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If a guy's got it, let him give it. I'm selling music, not prejudice.

如果有人有,就让他给吧。我卖的是音乐,不是偏见。

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Some of the overflow audience actually sat on the stage.

有些满座的观众实际上坐在舞台上。

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One way or the other, if you want to find reasons why you shouldn't keep on, you'll find 'em. The obstacles are all there; there are a million of 'em.

不管怎样,如果你想找到你不应该坚持下去的理由,你会找到的;有一百万个。

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