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1. "Melodic songs that people can relate to has always been our thing."
Author: Andy Taylor
2. "I always just sit down at the piano and make the main hook - what I want the track to be about melodically - and then I'll build everything else around that. But growing up, I did not play any instruments."
Author: Avicii
3. "Say something in Mandarin," said Tessa, with a smile.Jem said something that sounded like a lot of breathy vowels andconsonants run together, his voice rising and falling melodically: "Nihen piao liang.""What did you say?" Tessa was curious."I said your hair is coming undone — here," he said, and reached outand tucked an escaping curl back behind her ear. Tessa felt the bloodspill hot up into her face, and was glad for the dimness of thecarriage. "You have to be careful with it," he said, taking his handback, slowly, his fingers lingering against her cheek."
Author: Cassandra Clare
4. "I realized by using the high notes of the chords as a melodic line, and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me. That's when I was born."
Author: Charlie Parker
5. "My music has always been strong in melodic content."
Author: Chuck Mangione
6. "For mile after mile the same melodic phrase rose up in my memory. I simply couldn't get free of it. Each time it had a new fascination for me. Initially imprecise in outline, it seemed to become more and more intricately woven, as if to conceal from the listener how eventually it would end. This weaving and re-weaving became so complicated that one wondered how it could possibly be unravelled; and then suddenly one note would resolve the whole problem, and the solution would seem yet more audacious than the procedures which had preceded, called for, and made possible its arrival; when it was heard, all that had gone before took on a new meaning, and the quest, which had seemed arbitrary, was seen to have prepared the way for this undreamed-of solution."
Author: Claude Lévi Strauss
7. "For several centuries what has passed for song in literary circles was any text that looked like the lyrics for a commonplace melodic setting."
Author: David Antin
8. "I wanted to make an album that melodically people can connect to; something that reflects our times and the kinds of difficulties we face."
Author: Emeli Sande
9. "No alcohol, Riley." She nodded at the screen. "How are you liking the twenty-first century?"Riley burped. "The Take That are most melodic. And God bless Harry Potter is all I can say. If not for him, all of London would have been consumed by the dark arts."
Author: Eoin Colfer
10. "We play melodic music, we play songs, we play all kinds of things and when you improvise you don't just shut out different languages, you use all the languages that you have."
Author: Fred Frith
11. "To some degree. I think that I've always been very much of a chordal person. The chords are the foundation of everything. Some of Yes' stuff is very linear, albeit complex, but it's single-line melodic stuff. So I kind of had to wear a different cap working with Yes. It's not so much chord-based."
Author: Geoff Downes
12. "I like what I hear other guys doing, but the thing that really attracts me is melodic playing."
Author: Gerry Mulligan
13. "The voice of the light remains ever so faint; images quiet as ancient constellations float across the domw of my dawning mind. They are indistinct fragments that never merge into a sensate picture.There would be a landscape I have not seen before, unfamiliar melodic echoes, whisperings in a chaos of tongues."
Author: Haruki Murakami
14. "It may not be the most popular but there is a place for it. I think about the kind of music I love, acoustic, melodic, and I guess it kind of took a bit of courage on my part to think I could be one of those songwriters."
Author: Helen Slater
15. "Did he just rip out the engine?" I asked."Yes", Saiman said. "And now he is demolishing the Maserati with it."Ten seconds later Curran hurled the twisted wreck of black and orange that used to be the Maserati into the wall.The first melodic notes of an old song came from the computer. I glanced at Saiman.He shrugged. "It begged for a soundtrack."
Author: Ilona Andrews
16. "A pair of dolphins swept by us in the water, flicking their heads out to get a look at us as they went. One of them made a chittering sound that wasn't very melodic. The other twitched its tail and splashed a little water our way, all in good fun. They weren't the attractive Flipper kind of dolphins. They were regular dolphins that aren't as pretty and don't get cast on television. Maybe they just refused to sell out and see a plastic surgeon. I held up a fist to them. Represent."
Author: Jim Butcher
17. "Robert Burns enriched Scottish song with his genius and is mainly responsible for the rich treasure house of song that we enjoy today. He collected folk songs, retained the melodic line, kept what words were usable and rewrote the rest. He didn't claim ownership."
Author: Jimmy Reid
18. "I love most melodic music - classical, reggae, big band, jazz, blues, country, pop, swing, folk."
Author: John Lescroart
19. "But over a period of time It's the melodic things that are in my head all day."
Author: Jonny Greenwood
20. "Time plays like an accordion in the way it can stretch out and compress itself in a thousand melodic ways. Months on end may pass blindingly in a quick series of chords, open-shut, together-apart; and then a single melancholy week may seem like a year's pining, one long unfolding note."
Author: Julia Glass
21. "I didn't know that you were supposed to tune the guitar to an open chord, and I learned to play slide with a normal tuning. I think it's a little more melodic that way and doesn't sound so bluesy. Of course, if I could play like David Lindley or Ry Cooder, I'd be a happy man!"
Author: Ken Hensley
22. "I've made three studio albums and one live one with my brother. It's melodic singer-songwriter acoustic-rock music."
Author: Kevin Bacon
23. "You have to follow every melodic line, every emotional idea, or you don't get your money's worth."
Author: Kristin Hersh
24. "I have a tape recorder, and I just sing into it. I like to write that way. Sometimes I'll just get melodic ideas, and then I'll go home and sit down and add the lyrics. Or sometimes I'll get a lyric idea that I love. Usually it's pretty combined. Usually I get some kind of a lyrical concept and a melody and work with that."
Author: Melora Hardin
25. "I have a very strange melodic gift: melodies come to me effortlessly."
Author: Michel Legrand
26. "I like clever songs. I like songs that make people think and I try to have substance in all my records, even with 'Sweet Dreams' how it was a club record and it was up tempo, but it was melodic and it was, like, lyrical."
Author: Rico Love
27. "I am a self-taught guitarist. I just try to piece together passages that have some melodic value!"
Author: Sam Palladio
28. "On behalf of all that is good and melodic, Ludwig van Beethoven, I apologize."
Author: Sarah Strohmeyer
29. "The first part of emotional healing is being limbically known - having someone with a keen ear catch your melodic essence. (170)"
Author: Thomas Lewis
30. "While I'm quite happy and love doing the atmospheric and quirky stuff, the melodic stuff, I've done quite a lot of. It's also another reason why I try not to do two or three at the same time."
Author: Trevor Rabin

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