Sunday, January 02, 2005

Baboon's Tune

Starting a new compositions is a great challenge for The Living Composer. He chuckles at the words of Ezra Pound:

There once was a brainy baboon
Who always breathed down a bassoon,
For he said, "It appears
That in billions of years
I shall certainly hit on a tune."

-Ezra Pound (1885-1972)


Anonymous Anonymous said...

A monkey-Peter-and-the-Wolf?

GUIL: (Flips a coin.) The law of averages, if I have got this right, means that if six monkeys were thrown up in the air for long enough they would land on their tails about as often as they would land on their -
ROS: Heads. (He picks up the coin.)

9:42 AM  

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