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Subject: Varese...

From: "Charles McQuillan Jr." <doctorq@...>
Date: 2000-05-16

Dave, whadaya mean "fossil"? Remember what the great man himself said...

"The present day composer refuses to die."

>If you ever need to clear your space of humans and small
>animals, I recomend Varese. Although he was not strictly an EM
>composer, I thrill to his sound while lesser men flee. His music tends
>to separate the strong from the weak.

Never one to mince words, Charles Ives put it another way;
"Son of a bitch, when you hear music like this, sit up and take it like
a man!"

In order not to get whacked for going off topic, I'd think if Edgar
Varese were alive today, he would be using MOTM.

I'm off. I'm going to look for a hand-cranked air raid siren on Ebay...