艾伦·霍夫内斯

    艾伦·霍汉内斯是一位美国作曲家。他是20世纪最多产的作曲家之一,他的官方目录包括67首编号交响曲和434首作品编号。真正的统计数字是远远超过500个幸存的作品,因为许多作品的数字包括两个或更多不同的作品。

艾伦·霍夫内斯(Alan Hovhaness)名言

I found a greater identity with my own emotions in the Armenian culture as I grew older, as well as from the beginning, although I didn't know anything about it.

随着年龄的增长,以及从一开始,我发现自己在亚美尼亚文化中有了更大的认同感,尽管我对此一无所知。

艾伦·霍夫内斯

I've always regarded nature as the clothing of God.

我一直认为大自然是上帝的衣裳。

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There were periods when I sometimes made fires in a large, open fireplace that lasted about two weeks, which was how long it took to burn my compositions. So there has been an awful lot that I have destroyed.

有时我会在一个大的,敞开的壁炉里生火,持续大约两个星期,这就是燃烧我的作品所花的时间。所以我毁掉了很多东西。

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I was born in Somerville, but I don't remember very much about it because we moved from there to Arlington when I was five years old, and it was in Arlington that I spent most of my childhood.

我出生在萨默维尔,但我不记得太多,因为我们从那里搬到阿灵顿时,我五岁,是在阿灵顿,我度过了我的童年大部分时间。

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My mother's background was Scottish. She came from an old family, some of whom lived in upper New York State and some of whom had come over from Scotland.

我母亲的背景是苏格兰人。她来自一个古老的家庭,其中一些人住在上纽约州,一些人是从苏格兰过来的。

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This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people, but they were all sort of... well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant, and this was rather depressing to me.

这并不是说苏格兰人不是好人,但他们都有点。。。嗯,我祖父是个牧师,有点新教徒,这让我很沮丧。

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I was much more interested in the orchestra than the piano, but I did become fairly proficient as a pianist and my teachers felt I had talent and wanted me to become a good concert pianist and earn my living that way.

我对管弦乐队比对钢琴更感兴趣,但作为一名钢琴家,我确实变得相当精通,我的老师觉得我很有天赋,希望我成为一名优秀的音乐会钢琴家,并以此谋生。

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I did all kinds of things in order to earn a living.

为了谋生,我做了各种各样的事情。

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