Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread Michael Gerdau
Isn't that basically asking for a free lunch ? Isn't everything in the open source world? You think so ? I clearly differ. For me it has to do with rights, knowledge and being in control, at least potentially. Just an example: Logic Studio is sold for 149 € in Apple's App store. Featurewise

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread Johan Vromans
r...@hydrophones.com writes: Is now the time to point out many people play guitar with alternative tunings? I know I do, it makes it MUCH easier. Notice how many performers keep switching guitars between songs, that is probably because the guitars are tuned differently - i.e. to make the

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread Richard Bown
On 24 Sep 2012, at 12:56, Johan Vromans jvrom...@squirrel.nl wrote: Of course, I've seen only a limited number of guitarists... I think it's safe to say N guitarists = at least N+1 opinions. I have some too of course but I'm keeping schtum. R

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread Abrolag
On Sat, 22 Sep 2012 09:32:13 -1000 david gn...@hawaii.rr.com wrote: On 09/20/2012 08:06 AM, Stephen H. Dawson wrote: How many guitarist does it take to change a light-bulb? 2. 1 to do it, the other to explain how much better they could have done it. ;-) And two more guitarists to

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread Richard Bown
On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 7:11 PM, Abrolag abro...@users.sourceforge.netwrote: On Sat, 22 Sep 2012 09:32:13 -1000 david gn...@hawaii.rr.com wrote: Guitarists are like cats. Does this mean that managing software developers is like herding guitarists? R

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread gnome
Leo Kottke travels with a huge pile of acoustic guitars for 2 reasons. One is he uses a lot of different open tunings. The other is that when a guitar goes out of tune, he swaps it for another guitar while an assistant off-stage retunes the first guitar. -- david gn...@hawaii.rr.com

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread gnome
Abrolag abro...@users.sourceforge.net wrote: On Sat, 22 Sep 2012 09:32:13 -1000 david gn...@hawaii.rr.com wrote: On 09/20/2012 08:06 AM, Stephen H. Dawson wrote: How many guitarist does it take to change a light-bulb? 2. 1 to do it, the other to explain how much better they

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Guitar notation vs. sound

2012-09-24 Thread david
On 09/24/2012 07:31 AM, Richard Bown wrote: On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 7:11 PM, Abrolag wrote: On Sat, 22 Sep 2012 09:32:13 -1000 david wrote: Guitarists are like cats. Does this mean that managing software developers is like herding guitarists? R I've always left the task of