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  • Ozorak

    Ozorak March 20, 2006, 7:10 p.m. (Message 44775)

    Re: Two chords - a question

    It's like coffee or tea:
    "Would you like one chord or two with your dance?"
    
    or else:
    "Two chords or not two chords, that is the question".
    
    Etienne Ozorak
    Meadville, PA  USA
    
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "simon scott" <xxxxx.xxxxx@xxxxx.xxx>
    To: "'SCD news and discussion'" <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
    Sent: Monday, March 20, 2006 12:23 PM
    Subject: RE: Two chords - a question
    
    
    > Steve wrote
    > 
    > I'd vote for including 2 chords; regardless of various objections, it
    > still 
    > seems to be standard practice to play them, and most dancers are used to
    > them. 
    > 
    > It seems sad that we should either start or continue a "standard
    > practice" that distracts rather than enhances.
    > 
    > If anyone really objects to two chords they can simply copy the track
    > and 
    > chop the first chord off; easily done with various computer audio
    > editing 
    > programs. -Steve
    > 
    > Or, for the few dancers and musicians who wish, a duplicate
    > chord can be added.
    > 
    > Can we hear from any strathspey musicians regarding their
    > comments on the matter.
    > 
    > Simon Vancouver
    > 
    > 
    > 
    > 
    >
          

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