Maestro David Kyle Quotes

David Kyle Quotes By The Maestro:

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“Good singers sing and listen, Great singers listen, then sing”
“Good speech is half sung, but good singing is not half spoken.”
“Wear the world like a loose garment. Don’t let it tighten in on you.”
“Suppose you were learning to drive a car. Would it be better to learn on a road with no obstructions?”
“Every negation is a blessing in disguise.”
“The art of the art is the art that conceals the art.”
“He who would know aught of art must first learn and then take his ease.”
“When you open up you should be able to see light from both ends.”
“Feel like you are singing with your whole body.”
“Your reflexes respond to your image.”
“The reflexes respond to the imagination.”
“Listen away from yourself.”
“Sing on the balls of your feet, like the American Indian.”
“Burn Bridges and don’t look back.”
“Listen away from yourself, right out into the auditorium.”
“Singing is both a science and an art. All art is all imagination and you cannot fix that.”
“You have to believe you will receive before you receive and then you will get it.”
“Visualize you are already what you want to be. Act as if you are that, and you will become it.”
“If you always notice what you are while trying to get there, you’ll never get there.”
“Start as if the sound begins before the breath.”
“The end is in the beginning, and the beginning is in the end.”
“It’s not a game I’m playing! If you think that you’re short changing yourself.”
“People don’t get tired of their work; they get tired of the resistance to their work.”
“Forever diet the voice. Diet the voice; diet the mind; diet the spirit; diet everything but your income!”
“Feel like your whole self is all a part of the sound, like the full violin is just vibrating.”
“Imagine the sound you want, picture the sound you want.”
“Open up the entire body and see the light through both ends!”
“Breath, pause, release the jaw, visualize the sound you want, and sing to the back of (Carnegie Hall).”
“We don’t let attitudes control us, we control them!”
“Only babies are victims of moods!”
“Let the sound flow right over the roof of the mouth into the masque.”
“Bowels up, vowels forward.”
“Some day you’re going to stand up and say, ‘This is me’ and go!”
“We tend to become as we act.”
“Attitude is everything in everything.”
“Every time you find your thinking going to the strain or the resistance, immediately create mentally the sound that you want, hear what you want.”
“And remember you have a beautiful voice. At your worst you sound better than many of them at their best!”
“Just don’t sound like everyone else!”
“And tell it your singing marvelous, you’re singing wonderfully!”
“Sing Away from yourself, to something”
“Listen, then sing!”
“Way to go Baby!”