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We need to open up the future. We also need to keep everything valuable from the past. John Eaton#Future 73
John Eaton#Future 73
We need it to capture the energy of contemporary life. John Eaton#Capture 68
John Eaton#Capture 68
I really write for people. John Eaton#People 58
John Eaton#People 58
In other words, I think that if an audience listens to something as an experience of how in tune it is or something of that kind, that the whole point is somehow being missed, and the music has failed. John Eaton#Audience 43
John Eaton#Audience 43
I think a lot of composers get into trouble just making up a plot and expecting an audience to follow that. John Eaton#Audience 37
John Eaton#Audience 37
I think the composer and production staff of an opera have a real responsibility to use visual elements of all kinds to make clear to the American audience, at any rate, exactly what is going on. John Eaton#American 35
John Eaton#American 35
Well, the very best operas are the ones written by the very best composers. John Eaton#Best 34
John Eaton#Best 34
Well, opera began with an intent to resuscitate Greek drama, that is, modern opera as we know it. John Eaton#Drama 34
John Eaton#Drama 34
We need to have as broad a range as possible, because life itself has that kind of range. John Eaton#Broad 31
John Eaton#Broad 31
However, yes, especially as one gets older, you know, you really hope that your music will become more generally available, even though some of the performances might be riddled with faults. John Eaton#Available 29
John Eaton#Available 29
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