A Quote by unknown on age, composers, music, musicians, and students

A young music student went to a great composer and said, "sir, I want to know how to write a symphony." "what,"said the musician, "at your age?" "I am 19," replied the student, "and you wrote a symphony at that age." "true, true," mused the composer, "but I didn't have to ask how to do it!"


Source: Albert W. Daw Collection---scratch paper

Contributed by: Zaady