July 14, 2009

No cowbell, either

Kyle Gann, choosing an alternate reality:
the reason Beethoven was so successful is that there are no subtleties in his music
My God, I've fallen into an alternative universe where Beethoven died immediately after his heroic period! I hope this doesn't mean food is going to start to taste funny.

The Aardvarks' Parade is a lot of fun, though.

1 comment:

Lisa Hirsch said...

That comment caught my eye as well, so I asked. See the comment section of the posting for his response.