Luciano Pavarotti

49Luciano Pavarotti Quotes

Italian Musician born on October 12, 1935, died on September 06, 2007

Luciano Pavarotti, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI was an Italian operatic tenor who also crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of the most commercially successful tenors of all time. He made numerous recordings of complete operas and individual arias, gaining worldwide fame for the brilliance and beauty of his tone—especially into the upper register—and eventually established himself as one of the finest tenors of the 20th century... (source)

For me, music making is the most joyful activity possible, the most perfect expression of any emotion. view quote

Above all, I am an opera singer. This is how people will remember me. view quote

It is so important for people at a young age to be invited to embrace classical music and opera. view quote

If you see me once, you cannot confuse me with another. view quote

There is no prodigy in our profession. If you see all the great singer of the past, none of them are. view quote

If children are not introduced to music at an early age, I believe something fundamental is actually being taken from them. view quote

Learning music by reading about it is like making love by mail. view quote

Why should be elite, music? Excuse me. Music must be for everybody. view quote

I was an elementary school teacher. view quote

The rivalry is with ourself. I try to be better than is possible. I fight against myself, not against the other. view quote

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