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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000048.txt from 2010/11

From: Jennifer Jones <>
Subj: [kl] loose ends Re: If you don't get the reference Re: (no subject)
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 2010 15:33:01 -0400

I did the work, so I'm going to post it. At the bottom, you will find
the first entry for the Klarinet archive search for coccyx and a
wikipedia link to coccyx.

On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 12:16 PM, Jennifer Jones
<> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 11:54 AM, Jennifer Jones
> <> wrote:
>> OOOH OOOH OOOH!, is that a coccyx cushion?
>> On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 10:04 AM, Martin Baxter <> wr=
>>> When the oboists writhing (on a held note) is sufficient to distract th=
e concerto soloist and her neighbours in the orchestra I would not forgive =
her behaviour no matter how many serpents she was able to charm. However I =
don't think the orchestra have continued to give her the opportunity.
>>> As for seating I have been known to take a cushion.
>>> Martin (who has been going to concerts for over 50 years.)
>>> On 3 Nov 2010, at 14:28, Jennifer Jones wrote:
>>> Is this unadventurous programming or hiring that is turning people
>>> away? =A0This makes me want to see a snake charmer that works! =A0:-)
>>> (...and a concert hall seat that doesn't hurt my bum).
>>> -a minor, miner and minding mortal
>>> On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 6:58 AM, Martin Baxter <> wr=
>>>> "I mostly don't attend the concert hall because they play the same crap
>>>> over and over again. =A0Boring!"
>>>> On 3 Nov 2010, at 07:33, Peter Gentry wrote:'Anyone that refers to con=
certs as "ordure" does not deserve any intelligent response. It must be nic=
e for you to be such a superior being the rest of us are in awe.'
>>>> Hear hear!
>>>> There are many good reasons for not attending concerts; Cost, difficul=
ty of travel, other engagements are three that come to mind; but unadventur=
ous programming should be low on the list: I have heard unknown conductors =
with little known orchestras cast new light even on "old warhorses" like Be=
ethoven's 6th symphony. I an more likely to avoid an orchestra whose first =
oboist thinks she (it usually is 'she') is charming snakes than I am to avo=
id one whose programming is un-adventurous or over-adventurous and I suspec=
t from the audiences I have seen at both types of concert that my view is s=
hared by a lot of us "lesser mortals'. I think we are entitled to know the =
qualifications of the 'expert' who made the comment so perhaps he would enl=
ighten us.
>>>> Martin
> Archive search for coccyx:
> The other entry that came up in the archives with a search for coccyx

Google search for coccyx
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