Best Quotes by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Top 7)

  1. The future? Like unwritten books and unborn children, you don't talk about it.
  2. In Romanticism, the main determinant is the mood, the atmosphere. And in that regard, you could also describe Schubert as a Romantic.
  3. When you go out onto the stage, all the preparation has to be forced into your subconscious. For the moment of the performance, we all have to return to a new level of unconsciousness. All the reflection and all the doubts have to be laid aside before you start.
  4. The work is the most important thing.
  5. I came together with younger musicians and tried to pass on my own experiences. In the process, I always tried to maintain my curiosity and spontaneity.
  6. The composition of a single melody is born out of a bit of text, perhaps the first line, but it can also be the entire strophe; it can even be the poem's overall form.
  7. It is desirable that people make music on the breath, with the breath.