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Re: Is lilypond really suitable for composing?

From: Kieren MacMillan
Subject: Re: Is lilypond really suitable for composing?
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:41:00 -0400

Hi Urs,

> "Others [the group of benevolent listeners] fear that, if he'd continue on 
> that track, it might end badly for the composer and the audience. The music 
> could soon reach a point where anybody who isn't intimately familiar with the 
> rules and intricacies of the art just won't get *any* joy from it. Instead 
> they would leave the hall only with an unpleasant feeling of fatigue, 
> depressed by the amount of disjoint and cluttered ideas and a continuous 
> turmoil of all instruments."

Wow! Those 'benevolent listeners' literally predicted the future (a.k.a. the 
20th Century).


Kieren MacMillan, composer
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