Re: CHAT: General Question
|From:||J Matthew Pearson <pearson@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, March 27, 2001, 2:25|
Marcus Smith wrote:
> Herman Miller wrote:
> >Well, since everyone else has mentioned something about music, here are a
> >few of the things I like, in no particular order. Bach, Stravinsky, Wendy
> >Carlos, Spyro Gyra, Oregon, Ancient Future, Prokofiev, Värttinä,
> Wow! The second person I know of other than myself to like Värttinä. Living
> in LA doesn't give one a lot of opportunities to meet fans of Finnish
> music. The other fan I know is a professor currently visiting from France.
I like Varttina too. I think several people on this list do. Their Finnish
lyrics have a certain texture which I think appeals to many conlangers, and
those of similar temperament.