Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Agnes Obel

Danish,  Musician
Total Quotes : 27
Think Sometimes Like

Everything that has a spare piano is 'like Satie' and everything with strings is 'filmic,' Sometimes I get annoyed when they say my stuff sounds 'like Satie'. No, it doesn't. At least, I don't think so.

- Agnes Obel

Revenge Feeling Motivated

I don't have the feeling of being motivated by anger, revenge or frustration.

- Agnes Obel

Love Maybe Resonates

Feelings such as loneliness, longing or love are sometimes hard to put into words; maybe that's why we all love music, because it resonates with something we can't share.

- Agnes Obel

Way Been Mentality

I don't have a classical-music mentality. I haven't been taught that way, and it doesn't fit my character, either.

- Agnes Obel

Doing Escapism Very

Even though music is something I travel around doing, it is also a very private thing. A sort of escapism.

- Agnes Obel

Love Jazz Considered

I have a difficult relationship with jazz. My parents really love it, and I went to a school where jazz was considered the best thing ever, so I had to leave it be for a long time. But now I'm rediscovering it. I'm approaching jazz in a different way.

- Agnes Obel

Dog Having Pedigree

I'm not into having a pedigree dog.

- Agnes Obel

Art Big Mum

My mum is a big collector of art.

- Agnes Obel

Music Me Never

The orchestral or symphonic music never interested me.

- Agnes Obel

Rules Express Learned

I learned that music should be fun and should be a way to express yourself - that there aren't really any rules.

- Agnes Obel

Sometimes Feel Like

Sometimes I feel like a melody doesn't have anything to do with me, but it's just something that comes, is accumulated from me playing on the piano, and then this little creature just appears.

- Agnes Obel

Song Always Needs

It's always difficult to know if a song needs more than piano, and I worry about my tendency to go in a sparse direction.

- Agnes Obel

Love Music I Love

I love the conversation between film and music.

- Agnes Obel

Daily Routine

I don't have a daily routine at all.

- Agnes Obel

Song Bad Using

I really believe it's not bad to look back within music. I don't mean retro, but using your own memories to make a song because our memories are what make us who we are.

- Agnes Obel

Music Very Introduced

I'm very happy that I got introduced to music only as something you got pleasure from.

- Agnes Obel

Learn I Wish Been

I wish my parents had been more strict and made me learn more instruments.

- Agnes Obel

Concert Very Before

I used to get very nervous before a concert. It's okay when you are in a band. You can kind of disappear. But when it's just you... yes, that was difficult. I would not say it is easy now. But when you do it for a long time, you do learn to cope.

- Agnes Obel

My Own Like Discovered

What I discovered in Berlin was this immense freedom because it felt like you could start any kind of project and nobody would care... and that's what I sort of adopted to my own.

- Agnes Obel

Best Always Bands

When I was in bands, I always liked the demo best.

- Agnes Obel