Re: The Bach Choral Dilemma (Diana Deutsch )

Subject: Re: The Bach Choral Dilemma
From:    Diana Deutsch  <ddeutsch(at)UCSD.EDU>
Date:    Wed, 29 Jan 2003 18:13:53 -0800

Hello Leon, Unfortunately this posting was ascribed to me incorrectly (as is evident - I don't have wife - though I do have a husband). I had responded to an earlier posting by Sigard Saue. Best regards, Diana Deutsch >Why does Diana describe such sad stories in which a wife >obliges her guy to listen to interpretations he does not like? >Why is the player not allowed to pause for each bass note? >Why do you believe in one god in the era of scientific polytheism? >Leon van Noorden > >> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht----- >> Van: AUDITORY Research in Auditory Perception >> [mailto:AUDITORY(at)LISTS.MCGILL.CA]namens Tóth László >> Verzonden: 29 jan 03 11:23 >> Aan: AUDITORY(at)LISTS.MCGILL.CA >> Onderwerp: Re: The Bach Choral Dilemma >> >> >> On Tue, 28 Jan 2003, Diana Deutsch wrote: >> >> > >My wife has a recording of the cello suites by Morten Zeuter, a Danish >> > >cellist, in which he pauses slightly before and after every bass note >> > >and thereby destroys the streaming effect. I have always been >> annoyed by >> > >that performance (I even think it got a Danish music award). >> > >> Excuse my ignorance, but if performance can cause such a huge difference, >> then shouldn't it be denoted somehow in the music sheet? >> >> Laszlo Toth >> Hungarian Academy of Sciences * >> Research Group on Artificial Intelligence * "Failure only begins >> e-mail: tothl(at) * when you stop trying" >> * >>

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