Re: art not music

Subject: Re: art not music
From: Richard Wentk (
Date: Sun Feb 27 2005 - 10:07:48 EST

At 19:03 26/02/2005, you wrote:
>I don't believe there was a "mother #1" : Eve. or Noah's wife?
>You choose to assume that song existed for as long as "man" existed. But did
>not "man" create song?

Bird song, whale song, cicada song and a billion or so years of pre-human
noise making predated the first lullaby.

Music and art have their roots in evolutionary development. The differences
between what humans do and animals do seem to be more a question of degree
than of anything completely unique and revolutionary.


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