Re: speech, modelling, whither poesie?

Subject: Re: speech, modelling, whither poesie?
From: John Nowak (
Date: Sun Jun 06 2004 - 04:10:19 EDT

On Jun 5, 2004, at 11:07 PM, Kevin Austin wrote:

>> At least with academic computer music, 95% of the composers are
>> mathematicians, electrical engineers, computer scientists, or
>> something similar. Sometimes (sometimes), the music reflects their
>> backgrounds a little too much for some (some) people.
> Is this problematic? Is it problematic that they don't write tunes
> like Chopin and Schuman (William I presume)?

Of course not.

I'm trying to give you the benefit of the doubt here, but you're
seeming quite touchy about all this... and there is no need to be.

I'm getting the feeling that I'm on the wrong mailing list... of course
perhaps the first hint was that I'm from New York. ;-)

- John Nowak

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