The key to good music is improvisation

The key to good music is improvisation

There are 15 comments on the Burlington Times News story from Nov 4, 2012, titled The key to good music is improvisation. In it, Burlington Times News reports that:

As a member of the Grammy award-winning Turtle Island Quartet, cellist Mark Summer said "it helps to have big ears." Summer explained that the musicians, which include founder David Balakrishnan and Mateusz Smoczynski, both on violin, and Benjamin von Gutzeit on viola, all listen to a variety of music, not just classical, which comes in handy when ... (more)

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#1 Nov 5, 2012
I think Snoopy's band "the Innards" would have kicked this bands butt.

And then quickly proceed to sell the equiptment.

“If I make it till tomorrow ”

Since: Nov 10

noon, I'm leaving...

#2 Nov 5, 2012
Commander Bunny wrote:
I think Snoopy's band "the Innards" would have kicked this bands butt.
Didn't they open up for "Bowel Movement"???

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#3 Nov 5, 2012
RICKY RAT wrote:
<quoted text> "Bowel Movement"???
That was the "Feel Good" group of it's era...

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#4 Nov 5, 2012
RICKY RAT wrote:
<quoted text>That was the "Feel Good" group of it's era...
Their big hit, "Star Trek: The Captains' Log", was on the Billboard Top Ten for like, uh, a long time.

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#5 Nov 5, 2012
Commander Bunny wrote:
I think Snoopy's band "the Innards" would have kicked this bands butt.
And then quickly proceed to sell the equiptment.
Ummmmm, sir. There's no "t" in "equipment". All I'm sayin...

“If I make it till tomorrow ”

Since: Nov 10

noon, I'm leaving...

#6 Nov 5, 2012
RICKY RAT wrote:
<quoted text> All I'm sayin...
...is that the Spelling Otter, once he gets done with "we the", which might be a while, should be stopping on by...

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#7 Nov 5, 2012
RICKY RAT wrote:
<quoted text>Ummmmm, sir. There's no "t" in "equipment". All I'm sayin...
Yes there is, just depends on where You're from.

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#8 Nov 5, 2012
So there.

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Since: Nov 10

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#9 Nov 5, 2012
Commander Bunny wrote:
So there.
You got me on that one.
my Arab papi

Sausalito, CA

#10 Nov 5, 2012
I'm back B!tches!!! Woooh! Yes, the Innards are where it's at. Remember Scrunt? Who's the new stalker? What'd I miss? I came home to hear scratching, gnawing and scurrying in between my walls last night - do you two know anything about this?????????? i have recordings.
Steph

Sausalito, CA

#11 Nov 5, 2012
^^^^^that was me!
Steph

Sausalito, CA

#12 Nov 5, 2012
Puerto Cabezas was awesome, I got a lot done. There is a university there which provided my segue into "business."

Did Earl give ya'll any problems while I was gone?

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#13 Nov 5, 2012
Steph wrote:
Puerto Cabezas was awesome, I got a lot done. There is a university there which provided my segue into "business."
Did Earl give ya'll any problems while I was gone?
Earl behaved himself.....I on the other hand...
Steph

Sausalito, CA

#14 Nov 5, 2012
Commander Bunny wrote:
<quoted text>Earl behaved himself.....I on the other hand...
yeah, i heard about you. unprovoked attacks and whatnot. what's going on? does someone need a hug??

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#15 Nov 5, 2012
Steph wrote:
<quoted text>
yeah, i heard about you. unprovoked attacks and whatnot. what's going on? does someone need a hug??
No, the Dr.'s gotta up My medications.

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