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Re: (OT) Music

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 11, 2002, 5:12
And Rosta scripsit:

> Which kinds of music? I, sans training, appreciate some music that to > others is mere cacophony. (And vice bloody versa when my wife goes on > a Wagner binge!)
Quite so. Wagner's operas, as Mark Twain told us, are better than they sound. I suppose what music one appreciates as a matter of first, and what as a matter of second nature, is relative to the perceiver. -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_


Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>