- MuseScore: open source notation software
I’ve got an old Sibelius CD down in the warehouse, but I couldn’t be ar*ed to find and fetch, and it probably wouldn’t work on Vista anyway. So … I had a look around and installed MuseScore, a free, open source competitor for Finale Notepad (which incidentally now costs $10). David Bolton does a head-to-head …
- Carlos Borbolla (1902 – 1990), Cuban dance organ impresario and piano composer
I just found a piece by Miriam Ruiz Pérez in the Cuban national socialist regime’s magazine, La Jiribilla. Apparently Borbolla was born in Manzanillo of a merchant family which made money from the hire, construction and repair of dance organs. As he moved into the business following musical studies in France, he began to replace the …
- Pantomime-horse-drawn fake barrel organ
I thoroughly approve of Reactor‘s carriage propulsion concept:
But will I be able to find such people to draw me across Europe? On balance, bicycle may still be best.
- Brenda strikes back
“Don’t waste your time on obscure contemporary composers, John,” she said.
- Mejores imágenes del ascensor del órgano de la catedral de Ratisbona
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Fuente: la mismísima Margaret Marks, que acaba de cumplir 10 años! Enhorabuena MM!