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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000119.txt from 2008/10

From: Fred <>
Subj: Re: [kl] Nintendo and the clarinet
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 12:05:44 -0400

Not positive if you think you are playing the=20
clarinet or any 'real' instrument. It's a toy=20
tone generator, perhaps with the instant=20
gratification of making tones without making the=20
effort necessary to learn a real instrument. I=20
feel that this instant result with no effort is a=20
major problem in today's society. I just retired=20
from a 39 year career of teaching mathematics and=20
computer programming to high school students, and=20
in the past few years the student interest and=20
ability has become that of 'user',=20
not 'understander'. I wonder who will then have=20
the ability to create the future.


At 11:37 AM 10/21/2008, you wrote:
>Just to relax and think at the same time:=20
>Nintendo has just released a new game to "play=20
>the clarinet". There is a text in Clariperu (with the video, don't miss=
>What do you think? Is this positive?
>Felino Furioso
>=A1Todo sobre Amor y Sexo! La gu=EDa completa para=20
>tu vida en Mujer de=20


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