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#1988744 - 11/19/12 11:11 PM Are wind chimes an instrument?
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Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?

Edited by Making Music (11/19/12 11:13 PM)
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#1998338 - 12/12/12 12:20 PM Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? [Re: Making Music]
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It could be, if played intently by someone. I don't think that wind is having intent but who knows smile

#2052837 - 03/23/13 07:50 AM Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? [Re: Making Music]
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Originally Posted By: Making Music
Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?

Yes. There are types of music that are random. They could also be considered an effect.

Tinkle, tinkle.

"Song is the wind chime of memory." James Mahar.

#2052861 - 03/23/13 09:15 AM Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? [Re: Making Music]
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No theyre a ruddy nuisance! Ban the things I say wink
If the piano is the King of instruments then I am its loyal servant.

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#2058202 - 04/02/13 08:54 AM Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? [Re: Making Music]
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Originally Posted By: Making Music
Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?

Can be, if played with musical intent.
No. Unless you find "yes" a useful concept. In which case, yes.

#2085064 - 05/19/13 05:52 AM Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? [Re: Making Music]
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Originally Posted By: Making Music
is wind a musician?

That sounds like something the Buddha would say. smile

I would say anything that can make a sound you like is an instrument.

Edited by Immortal Beloved (05/19/13 07:11 AM)
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