Klarinet Archive - Posting 000799.txt from 1997/12
From: "David C. Blumberg" <reedman@-----.com>
Subj: Re: Stanley Drucker Honored-typo
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 1997 16:38:15 -0500
Just based on his position, and the length of time he has held it makes him
one of the all-time greats.
The typo was in the NYPO original note, that wasn't misspelled, but the
syntax meant an entirely different thing. I wonder if they caught that.
Writing Adversary instead of Anniversary is quite a mistake that a spell
checker would not pick up!
I include an excerpt:
(from the New York Philharmonic management, 12/11)
>NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC PRINCIPAL CLARINET STANLEY DRUCKER IS
>MUSICAL AMERICA 'S 1998 INSTRUMENTALIST OF THE YEAR
>Mr. Drucker is Honored on the Eve of his 50th Adversary as a
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 1997 08:30:03 -0600 (CST)
From: Neil Leupold <nleupold@-----.edu>
Subject: Re: Stanley Drucker Honored
I may not be a big fan of Drucker's playing,
but the man has obviously earned himself a
prominent place in the record of the world's
greatest clarinetists. Hats off to him.