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Re: How To Evaluate-Judge-Quantify

Philly the Kid (apriori@slip.net)
Tue, 10 Jun 1997 17:59:20 -0500

>At 10:11 PM 5/31/97 -0700, Mark Klemola wrote:
>
>> So, when it comes to music, I like sampling. I like theft.
>>Appropriation. To me this is what it's all about.
>
>So, you would think Papa Haydn was one of the greatest innovators who ever
>lived?
>
>The same would go for Elvis Presley, hmmm?
>

What makes one an innovator? New take on things that have been lurking
around? Was MOzart an innovastor and Haydn not?

DId Elvis have nothign of his own? DId he steal everything from the
southern black musician?

Rico