Find the best quotes by Mitch Leigh.
You have to do what is real and what is right and what is good and what you believe in. It doesn’t mean it’s always…
When you think of Mitch Leigh as a businessman, remember he’s also a composer. And when you think of Mitch Leigh as a composer, remember…
I think if you see that no one is going to laugh at you for it, I think the concept of living nicely will be…
To call somebody a Jewish composer is obviously redundant.
When I left Yale, I was prepared to write anything.
There’s more musical freedom on Madison Avenue than anywhere else. It’s an Eden for a composer.
The old joke was Mitch Leigh, land baron, barren land.
One doesn’t go on television for the Manhattan crowd. You buy the sides of buses for that.
New York is really the cheapest ad market. When I go on TV, I’m hitting a country. The market is as big as some countries,…
It’s still word of mouth that is going to make or break a show, and while critics can’t help a show, they can hurt it.
‘La Mancha’ was a gift from me to me. I never thought for a minute it was going to be a hit.
If I do what I really want to do, I’m not going to do a typical commercial Broadway show, so I’m going to write what…
I grew up in Brownsville; most of the kids I grew up with went to jail, not Yale. If they had heard of Yale, they…
I’ll write anything; I don’t want to judge its form.
If one wants to go on living, one must evolve. Before, when we composed, we would start by a series of music themes. Once created,…
You can’t make money on advertising; you just have to seed the clouds. What you’re after is word of mouth.
If you’re not a nice person, don’t call.
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