PipeChat Digest #3719 - Monday, June 2, 2003
 
Re: Organ Recordingsorry about the blank
  by <Keys4bach@aol.com>
Re: A Mighty Wind
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Organ Recording
  by "Alan Freed" <acfreed0904@earthlink.net>
Monday night
  by "Eric McKirdy" <emckirdy@gladstone.uoregon.edu>
Re: that pesky Wicks
  by <Tspiggle@aol.com>
Re: Organ Recording
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: A Mighty Wind
  by <RMaryman@aol.com>
Re: Gluck Practice Organs
  by <quilisma@socal.rr.com>
fiddling around
  by "Randolph Runyon" <runyonr@muohio.edu>
Organ Recording
  by <Kzimmer0817@aol.com>
Re: Organ Recording
  by <Keys4bach@aol.com>
Re: fiddling around
  by "Alan Freed" <acfreed0904@earthlink.net>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Organ Recordingsorry about the blank From: <Keys4bach@aol.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 20:52:53 EDT     --part1_11a.23b47c4c.2c0d4b65_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 6/2/2003 8:48:22 PM Eastern Daylight Time, Cremona502@cs.com writes:   > But I think everyone would be better off if they just sang unaccompanied =   > and realized that they really DON'T have an organist   but i dont get sub pay if they do it without me.....<G>   dale   --part1_11a.23b47c4c.2c0d4b65_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SERIF" = FACE=3D3D"=3D Georgia Ref" LANG=3D3D"0">In a message dated 6/2/2003 8:48:22 PM Eastern = Dayli=3D ght Time, Cremona502@cs.com writes:<BR> <BR> <BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3D3DCITE style=3D3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT=3D : 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px"></FONT><FONT = COLOR=3D3D"#000000"=3D style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D3D"A=3D rial" LANG=3D3D"0">But I think everyone would be better off if they just = sang=3D20=3D unaccompanied and realized that they really DON'T have an = organist</BLOCKQUO=3D TE></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D =3D3D3 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D2=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SERIF" FACE=3D3D"Georgia Ref" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> but i dont get sub pay if they do it without me.....&lt;G&gt;<BR> <BR> dale</FONT></HTML>   --part1_11a.23b47c4c.2c0d4b65_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: A Mighty Wind From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 20:59:36 EDT     --part1_7d.3930d811.2c0d4cf8_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   CHarles Callahan has written a beautiful setting of "Come, Holy Ghost" in = his Chant - Easter - Pentecost book. His harmonies are modern but very = pleasing.     Bruce, with Miles, Molly and Degui in the Muttastery at Howling Acres http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502   FEED AN ANIMAL FOR FREE <A = HREF=3D"http://tinyurl.com/2j5i">http://tinyurl.com/2j5i</A> (please it'll = only take a minute!)     --part1_7d.3930d811.2c0d4cf8_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2>CHarles Callahan = has writ=3D ten a beautiful setting of "Come, Holy Ghost" in his Chant - Easter - = Pentec=3D ost book. &nbsp;&nbsp;His harmonies are modern but very pleasing. <BR> <BR> <BR>Bruce, with Miles, Molly and Degui &nbsp;in the Muttastery at Howling = Ac=3D res http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502 = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <BR> <BR>FEED AN ANIMAL FOR FREE <A = HREF=3D3D"http://tinyurl.com/2j5i">http://tinyu=3D rl.com/2j5i</A> (please it'll only take a minute!) <BR></FONT></HTML>   --part1_7d.3930d811.2c0d4cf8_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Organ Recording From: "Alan Freed" <acfreed0904@earthlink.net> Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2003 21:07:48 -0400   > This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not = understand this format, some or all of this message may not be legible.   --B_3137432868_2187600 Content-type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-transfer-encoding: 7bit   On 6/2/03 9:53 PM, "Randolph Runyon" <runyonr@muohio.edu> wrote:   >> I might have to resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in = August. >> I think I have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. = If she >> can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered to = lead >> the hymns on the violin! >> Randy, you might want to be careful about that. It could be a quick way = to lose your JOB!   Alan     --B_3137432868_2187600 Content-type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>Re: Organ Recording</TITLE> </HEAD> <BODY> <FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">On 6/2/03 9:53 PM, &quot;Randolph = Runyon&quot;=3D &lt;runyonr@muohio.edu&gt; wrote:<BR> <BR> </FONT><BLOCKQUOTE><BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">I might = have to=3D resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in August. &nbsp;I think = I=3D have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. &nbsp;If she = can=3D 't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered to lead = the=3D hymns on the violin!<BR> <BR> </FONT></BLOCKQUOTE></BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">Randy, = you mi=3D ght want to be careful about that. &nbsp;It could be a quick way to lose = you=3D r JOB!<BR> <BR> Alan<BR> </FONT> </BODY> </HTML>     --B_3137432868_2187600--    
(back) Subject: Monday night From: "Eric McKirdy" <emckirdy@gladstone.uoregon.edu> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 18:08:01 -0700   Well, here it is, Monday night, 6:07 PM on the west coast, and not a soul in sight over at irc.pipechat,org. Could it be everyone wore out by chatting two nights at the end of last week, instead of one? Surely not!!   Love to see anyone who can make it.   Eric -- please hurry, as I'd hate to actually have to leave the house for entertainment    
(back) Subject: Re: that pesky Wicks From: <Tspiggle@aol.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 21:10:24 EDT   Darryl:   Where is there a Wicks in Donelson?   Tom  
(back) Subject: Re: Organ Recording From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 21:23:32 EDT     --part1_16a.1f640411.2c0d5294_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 6/2/03 8:54:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time, runyonr@muohio.edu writes:     > I might have to resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in = August. > I think I have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. = If > she can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered = to lead > the hymns on the violin! >   hmmmm.... a kazoo choir might help the finance committee come up with some =   money for an organist!!   When I am away our congregation does without the organ and just uses = piano; the reverse when the pianist is away. Turn-about is fair play!     Bruce, with Miles, Molly and Degui in the Muttastery at Howling Acres http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502   FEED AN ANIMAL FOR FREE <A = HREF=3D"http://tinyurl.com/2j5i">http://tinyurl.com/2j5i</A> (please it'll = only take a minute!)     --part1_16a.1f640411.2c0d5294_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D =3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0">In a message dated 6/2/03 8:54:39 PM Eastern = Daylight=3D20=3D Time, runyonr@muohio.edu writes: <BR> <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3D5 FAMILY=3D3D"SERIF" = FACE=3D3D"Book A=3D ntiqua" LANG=3D3D"0"><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3D3DCITE style=3D3D"BORDER-LEFT: = #0000ff 2px=3D solid; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">I might = have=3D to resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in August. &nbsp;I = thin=3D k I have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. &nbsp;If = she=3D20=3D can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered to = lead=3D20=3D the hymns on the violin! <BR></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D3D"Ar=3D ial" LANG=3D3D"0"> <BR>hmmmm.... a kazoo choir might help the finance committee come up with = so=3D me money for an organist!! <BR> <BR>When I am away our congregation does without the organ and just uses = pia=3D no; the reverse when the pianist is away. &nbsp;&nbsp;Turn-about is fair = pla=3D y! <BR> <BR> <BR>Bruce, with Miles, Molly and Degui &nbsp;in the Muttastery at Howling = Ac=3D res http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502 = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <BR> <BR>FEED AN ANIMAL FOR FREE <A = HREF=3D3D"http://tinyurl.com/2j5i">http://tinyu=3D rl.com/2j5i</A> (please it'll only take a minute!) <BR></FONT></HTML>   --part1_16a.1f640411.2c0d5294_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: A Mighty Wind From: <RMaryman@aol.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 21:26:58 EDT     --part1_1e5.a2c1290.2c0d5362_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 6/2/2003 6:57:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time, runyonr@muohio.edu writes:     > Pentecost Sunday will soon be upon us. Any good ideas on appropriate > preludes, offertories, and postludes? Besides, of course, the usual = Bach > Come, Holy Ghost chorale-preludes.... > > >   how about Larry King's "Fanfares to the Tongues of Fire". it is published =   with 3 other pieces intended for "festival" type solo trumpet stops, and = the "Fanfares" is spectacular for those few fortunate enough to have 2 en = chemade reed stops.   Rick in VA   --part1_1e5.a2c1290.2c0d5362_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2>In a message dated = 6/2/20=3D 03 6:57:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time, runyonr@muohio.edu writes: <BR> <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3D3DCITE style=3D3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-=3D LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">Pentecost Sunday will = soon=3D20=3D be upon us. &nbsp;Any good ideas on appropriate <BR>preludes, offertories, and postludes? &nbsp;Besides, of course, the = usua=3D l Bach <BR>Come, Holy Ghost chorale-preludes.... <BR> <BR> <BR></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR> <BR>how about Larry King's "Fanfares to the Tongues of Fire". &nbsp;it is = pu=3D blished with 3 other pieces intended for "festival" type solo trumpet = stops,=3D and the "Fanfares" is spectacular for those few fortunate enough to have = 2=3D20=3D en chemade reed stops. <BR> <BR>Rick in VA</FONT></HTML>   --part1_1e5.a2c1290.2c0d5362_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Gluck Practice Organs From: <quilisma@socal.rr.com> Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2003 18:35:26 -0700   Where? I went to school with him at SMU and Cincinnati ...   He was summarily fired from the cathedral after 22 years, escorted off the property by armed Denver police. That's all I know.   Cheers,   Bud   Keys4bach@aol.com wrote: > I went to school with Don a LONG time ago. > > Is he okay? > > Hope so. > > dale        
(back) Subject: fiddling around From: "Randolph Runyon" <runyonr@muohio.edu> Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2003 21:50:24 -0500   > This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not = understand this format, some or all of this message may not be legible.   --MS_Mac_OE_3137435424_2600832_MIME_Part Content-type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-transfer-encoding: 7bit   on 6/2/03 8:07 PM, Alan Freed at acfreed0904@earthlink.net wrote:   On 6/2/03 9:53 PM, "Randolph Runyon" <runyonr@muohio.edu> wrote:   I might have to resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in = August. I think I have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. If = she can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered to = lead the hymns on the violin!   Randy, you might want to be careful about that. It could be a quick way = to lose your JOB!   Alan     Not quite sure how to take this, Alan. Do you mean they might decide they prefer the violin to the organ, or that they'd be mad I didn't get a keyboard sub? If it's the latter you mean, I hasten to assure you I was only kidding, though I do think she would have done a lovely job. We have an excellent grand piano in the sanctuary, and if I can't find an organist (which is probably not the case) I can undoubtedly find a pianist. = Further along that line of thought, this is not my day job and I can live without it, particularly if it keeps me from making my annual trek to France. I have a real job, and this is not it!     Randolph P. Runyon Professor of French Miami University Oxford, OH 45056 runyonr@muohio.edu               --MS_Mac_OE_3137435424_2600832_MIME_Part Content-type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>fiddling around</TITLE> </HEAD> <BODY> on 6/2/03 8:07 PM, Alan Freed at acfreed0904@earthlink.net wrote:<BR> <BR> <BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">On 6/2/03 9:53 PM, = &quot;Randolph =3D Runyon&quot; &lt;runyonr@muohio.edu&gt; wrote:<BR> <BR> </FONT><BLOCKQUOTE><BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">I might = have to=3D resort to that when I take off the second Sunday in August. &nbsp;I think = I=3D have a sub lined up, but she hasn't totally committed yet. &nbsp;If she = can=3D 't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has volunteered to lead = the=3D hymns on the violin!<BR> <BR> </FONT></BLOCKQUOTE></BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">Randy, = you mi=3D ght want to be careful about that. &nbsp;It could be a quick way to lose = you=3D r JOB!<BR> <BR> Alan<BR> </FONT><BR> </BLOCKQUOTE><BR> Not quite sure how to take this, Alan. &nbsp;Do you mean they might decide = =3D they prefer the violin to the organ, or that they'd be mad I didn't get a = ke=3D yboard sub? &nbsp;If it's the latter you mean, I hasten to assure you I = was =3D only kidding, though I do think she would have done a lovely job. &nbsp;We = h=3D ave an excellent grand piano in the sanctuary, and if I can't find an = organi=3D st (which is probably not the case) I can undoubtedly find a pianist. = &nbsp;=3D Further along that line of thought, this is not my day job and I can live = wi=3D thout it, particularly if it keeps me from making my annual trek to = France. =3D &nbsp;I have a real job, and this is not it!<BR> <BR> <BR> Randolph P. Runyon<BR> Professor of French<BR> Miami University<BR> Oxford, OH 45056<BR> runyonr@muohio.edu<BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> </BODY> </HTML>     --MS_Mac_OE_3137435424_2600832_MIME_Part--    
(back) Subject: Organ Recording From: <Kzimmer0817@aol.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 21:49:27 EDT     --part1_12a.2b3f41ad.2c0d58a7_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Paul and others,   I guess Paul's specific question isn't really now everybody "feels" =   about recording music for accompanying singing, but it's partly about the "legality" of it. As churches, we do need to be careful "how" we do = things.   Anyway, I'm assuming that Paul is wanting to make audiotapes of his =   accompaniments, not MIDI tracks. While I'm not an attorney, I don't see = any legal problem. True, most hymns have fallen into public domain, but even = those are still protected by copyright should pose no legal problem unless he is =   making accompaniment tracks to sell to others. Perhaps Glenda could shed = some light on this topic.   The church where I was previously had a Rodgers with a MIDI = sequencer. I "recorded" a disk with the accompaniment for the choir special to be played thru the actual organ - like loading a piano roll. I wouldn't = think that that was a violation of copyright unless I sequenced the piece and sold = the disks to others.   Likewise, I can't conceive of a legal problem in this recording of hymns from the hymnbook to be used in their worship. Actually - to throw = out another little tidbit just to confuse things - if there is a legal problem = in his doing this, wouldn't the same thing apply if they had a tape ministry = which provided a tape of the entire worship service to the shut-ins of the = church - or those too ill to attend?   Keith   --part1_12a.2b3f41ad.2c0d58a7_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D =3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0">Paul and others,<BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; I guess Paul's specific question = isn't=3D20=3D really now everybody "feels" about recording music for accompanying = singing,=3D but it's partly about the "legality" of it.&nbsp; As churches, we do need = t=3D o be careful "how" we do things.<BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Anyway, I'm assuming that Paul is = wanti=3D ng to make audiotapes of his accompaniments, not MIDI tracks.&nbsp; While = I'=3D m not an attorney, I don't see any legal problem.&nbsp; True, most hymns = hav=3D e fallen into public domain, but even those are still protected by = copyright=3D should pose no legal problem unless he is making accompaniment tracks to = se=3D ll to others.&nbsp; Perhaps Glenda could shed some light on this = topic.<BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The church where I was previously had = a=3D Rodgers with a MIDI sequencer.&nbsp; I "recorded" a disk with the = accompani=3D ment for the choir special to be played thru the actual organ - like = loading=3D a piano roll.&nbsp; I wouldn't think that that was a violation of = copyright=3D unless I sequenced the piece and sold the disks to others.<BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Likewise, I can't conceive of a legal = p=3D roblem in this recording of hymns from the hymnbook to be used in their = wors=3D hip.&nbsp; Actually - to throw out another little tidbit just to confuse = thi=3D ngs - if there is a legal problem in his doing this, wouldn't the same = thing=3D apply if they had a tape ministry which provided a tape of the entire = worsh=3D ip service to the shut-ins of the church - or those too ill to attend?<BR> <BR> Keith</FONT></HTML>   --part1_12a.2b3f41ad.2c0d58a7_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Organ Recording From: <Keys4bach@aol.com> Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 21:54:10 EDT     --part1_28.38ff73be.2c0d59c2_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 6/2/2003 9:52:34 PM Eastern Daylight Time, Kzimmer0817@aol.com writes:   > the same thing apply if they had a tape ministry which provided a tape = of > the entire worship service to the shut-ins of the church - or those too = ill to > attend? > >   it really is illegal to do this but most turn the cheek or give permission =   for this one use only   been there done that   dale   --part1_28.38ff73be.2c0d59c2_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SERIF" = FACE=3D3D"=3D Georgia Ref" LANG=3D3D"0">In a message dated 6/2/2003 9:52:34 PM Eastern = Dayli=3D ght Time, Kzimmer0817@aol.com writes:<BR> <BR> <BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3D3DCITE style=3D3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT=3D : 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px"></FONT><FONT = COLOR=3D3D"#000000"=3D style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D3D"A=3D rial" LANG=3D3D"0">the same thing apply if they had a tape ministry which = prov=3D ided a tape of the entire worship service to the shut-ins of the church - = or=3D those too ill to attend?<BR> <BR> </BLOCKQUOTE></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" = style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #fff=3D fff" SIZE=3D3D3 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D2=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SERIF" FACE=3D3D"Georgia Ref" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> it really is illegal to do this but most turn the cheek or give permission = f=3D or this one use only<BR> <BR> been there done that<BR> <BR> dale</FONT></HTML>   --part1_28.38ff73be.2c0d59c2_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: fiddling around From: "Alan Freed" <acfreed0904@earthlink.net> Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2003 22:08:07 -0400   > This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not = understand this format, some or all of this message may not be legible.   --B_3137436487_2405149 Content-type: text/plain; charset=3D"ISO-8859-1" Content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable   >>> Randy said: >>>=3D20 >>> If [the sub] can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has >>> volunteered to lead the hymns on the violin! >>>=3D20 > Randy, you might want to be careful about that. It could be a quick way = =3D to > lose your JOB! >=3D20 > Alan   On 6/2/03 10:50 PM, "Randolph Runyon" <runyonr@muohio.edu> wrote:   > Not quite sure how to take this, Alan. Do you mean they might decide = the=3D y > prefer the violin to the organ, or that they'd be mad I didn't get a = keyb=3D oard > sub? =3D20 >=3D20 > =3D80=3D80=3D80Prefer the violin? Well, maybe, temporarily, at least. = Anything =3DB3new=3D =3DB2 is > =3DB3hot.=3DB2 But she=3DB9s prettier than you, and they might realize = that maintena=3D nce > costs on a fair fiddle are less than those on an average organ. >=3D20 >=3D20 > If it's the latter you mean, I hasten to assure you I was only kidding, >=3D20 > =3D80=3D80=3D80Oh, heck! And I thought it was such a great idea! >=3D20 >=3D20 > though I do think she would have done a lovely job. We have an = excellent > grand piano in the sanctuary, and if I can't find an organist (which is > probably not the case) I can undoubtedly find a pianist. Further along = t=3D hat > line of thought, this is not my day job and I can live without it, >=3D20 > =3D80=3D80=3D80Yes, but I suspecting you=3DB9d rather not. >=3D20 >=3D20 > particularly if it keeps me from making my annual trek to France. I = have=3D a > real job, and this is not it! >=3D20 > =3D80=3D80=3D80I recall six or eight years back the Metropolitan New = York Synod had i=3D t=3DB9s > annual convention at a local convention center in Manhattan. Where to = ho=3D ld > the opening Eucharist? A couple blocks away was a fine (old) RC church. = =3D We > asked. They invited. But then it turned out that the organ was = =3DB3down=3DB2 f=3D or > the foreseeable. And no piano worthy of the name. >=3D20 > So organist Tom Schmidt of Saint Peter=3DB9s brought his choir, and we = had a > superb service, totally a cappella. Even without (but especially WITH) = a > choir to lead things, that can be a fine solution. >=3D20 > But whatever; I=3DB9m sure you=3DB9ve got it very much under control. >=3D20 > Alan (cheering for the wife) >=3D20 > P.S.: =3DB3real job=3DB2 reminds me of a question I=3DB9ve been going = to ask you abo=3D ut > Italian; do you deal with that too? (Don=3DB9t recall the question now, = but =3D it=3DB9ll > come back=3D8BOh, yes! How do you pronounce =3DB3Barilla=3DB2? As in = Spanish, or as=3D in > English?) >=3D20     --B_3137436487_2405149 Content-type: text/html; charset=3D"ISO-8859-1" Content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>Re: fiddling around</TITLE> </HEAD> <BODY> <BLOCKQUOTE><BLOCKQUOTE><BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">Randy = said=3D :<BR> <BR> If [the sub] can't make it and I can't find anyone else, my wife has = volunt=3D eered to lead the hymns on the violin!<BR> <BR> </FONT></BLOCKQUOTE></BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">Randy, = you mi=3D ght want to be careful about that. &nbsp;It could be a quick way to lose = you=3D r JOB!<BR> <BR> Alan<BR> </FONT></BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman"><BR> On 6/2/03 10:50 PM, &quot;Randolph Runyon&quot; &lt;runyonr@muohio.edu&gt; = =3D wrote:<BR> <BR> </FONT><BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman">Not quite sure how to = take =3D this, Alan. &nbsp;Do you mean they might decide they prefer the violin to = th=3D e organ, or that they'd be mad I didn't get a keyboard sub? &nbsp;<BR> <BR> =3D80=3D80=3D80Prefer the violin? &nbsp;Well, maybe, temporarily, at = least. &nbsp;Anyth=3D ing &#8220;new&#8221; is &#8220;hot.&#8221; &nbsp;But she&#8217;s prettier = t=3D han you, and they might realize that maintenance costs on a fair fiddle = are =3D less than those on an average organ. &nbsp;<BR> <BR> <BR> If it's the latter you mean, I hasten to assure you I was only kidding, = <BR=3D > <BR> =3D80=3D80=3D80Oh, heck! &nbsp;And I thought it was such a great idea!<BR> <BR> <BR> though I do think she would have done a lovely job. &nbsp;We have an = excell=3D ent grand piano in the sanctuary, and if I can't find an organist (which = is =3D probably not the case) I can undoubtedly find a pianist. &nbsp;Further = along=3D that line of thought, this is not my day job and I can live without it, = <BR=3D > <BR> =3D80=3D80=3D80Yes, but I suspecting you&#8217;d rather not. &nbsp;<BR> <BR> <BR> particularly if it keeps me from making my annual trek to France. &nbsp;I = h=3D ave a real job, and this is not it!<BR> <BR> =3D80=3D80=3D80I recall six or eight years back the Metropolitan New York = Synod had it&=3D #8217;s annual convention at a local convention center in Manhattan. = &nbsp;W=3D here to hold the opening Eucharist? &nbsp;A couple blocks away was a fine = (o=3D ld) RC church. &nbsp;We asked. &nbsp;They invited. &nbsp;But then it = turned =3D out that the organ was &#8220;down&#8221; for the foreseeable. &nbsp;And = no =3D piano worthy of the name. &nbsp;<BR> <BR> So organist Tom Schmidt of Saint Peter&#8217;s brought his choir, and we = ha=3D d a superb service, totally a cappella. &nbsp;Even without (but especially = W=3D ITH) a choir to lead things, that can be a fine solution.<BR> <BR> But whatever; I&#8217;m sure you&#8217;ve got it very much under control. = &=3D nbsp;<BR> <BR> Alan (cheering for the wife)<BR> <BR> P.S.: &nbsp;&#8220;real job&#8221; reminds me of a question I&#8217;ve = been=3D going to ask you about Italian; do you deal with that too? = &nbsp;(Don&#8217=3D ;t recall the question now, but it&#8217;ll come back&#8212;Oh, yes! = &nbsp;H=3D ow do you pronounce &#8220;Barilla&#8221;? &nbsp;As in Spanish, or as in = Eng=3D lish?)<BR> </FONT></BLOCKQUOTE><FONT FACE=3D3D"Times New Roman"><BR> </FONT> </BODY> </HTML>     --B_3137436487_2405149--