6216  Skipping the 1

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Date: Wed, 24 Dec 2008 19:19:18 +1300 (New Zealand Daylight Time)
From: "Melroy" <melroyr@xtra.co.nz>
Subject: [Tango-L] Skipping the 1
To: <tango-l@mit.edu>

Well you can skip the 1 if you like but it's not going to go away, it's
still there in the music.
I don't see that you need to mark it if you don't feel like it - even
ignoring it and standing there is still an expression.

And music (as in songs, tunes etc) starts on other beats, 1/2, 1/4 beats etc
than the 1 all the time.
Or do you mean SKIP the 1 ? I guess that would involve syncope !!
Oh this is too much, I'm off.
Thanks, Mel (nz)





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