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Date:         Mon, 19 Jun 89 22:42:48 EDT
From:         Homer 
Subject:      Re: octaves
To:           Adore-l list 
In-Reply-To:  Message of Mon, 19 Jun 89 15:15:00 EST from 

>>Homer writes:
>>> And just as there are octaves in music, there are octaves
>>> in consciousness.  If you manage to raise your consciousness a whole
>>> octave for one moment, you will see the world as you do now, but you
>>> will see it at an octave higher in quality, beauty, and quantity.
>>   Okay guys, here's a milestone:  I, Jim McCabe, agree wholeheartedly
>>with every word in the above quote.  It goes well with what I have
>As a bass player I must protest the mistaken view that higher octaves
>are superior to low octaves.  The bass is the place.
>John McIntyre
>Physics - Astronomy Dept
>Michigan State University

     Ah yes, but the bass without the higher instruments would be
boring, would it not?  Just so with this universe, it is the bass
universe to the higher heavens, and with out the bass, the whole
thing is a wash...

 Homer               Adore-l list         6/19/89*octaves