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#119523 - 01/19/04 01:58 PM Re: I think that this, in itself is a YART ...
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> surely one FLA is not one two many?

It was for Gore supporters in 'OO.

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#119524 - 01/20/04 01:31 AM Re: I think that this, in itself is a YART ...
wsieber Offline
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YARTer shouldn't have YARTed
Self-reference is a dangerous trap. You easily get lost in the mirror-hall.


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#119525 - 01/20/04 05:41 AM Re: music and math
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Thanks to a point and gentle shove from our new Nuncle I discovered this interesting datum: Music majors do better at computer programming than do math majors.

http://mathforum.org/epigone/math-teach/bendpayjing/12grknzo95xh@legacy

Scroll down to the fifth paragraph after [Ruth].


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#119526 - 01/20/04 07:20 AM Re: music and math
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that's a great reference, Fald, thanks. it took me to several other sites with even more valauble info. we music teachers keep saying this, but people don't always listen...

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#119527 - 01/20/04 05:39 PM Re: music and math
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Musical people always have made better programmers. Maths only teaches you logic. Music teaches you logic and feeling. That's the difference.


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#119528 - 01/21/04 08:36 PM Re: music and math-yeah, really!
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http://www.justintonation.net/primer2.html
a very interesting read about the history of intonation. plenty to think about if the Well-Tempereds hadn't gotten their way...

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#119529 - 01/21/04 09:19 PM Re: Just in tone
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Looks good, cygne.


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