Mudcat Café message #4018178 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #166876   Message #4018178
Posted By: GUEST,Nick Dow
09-Nov-19 - 02:07 PM
Thread Name: Review: Walter Pardon - Research
Subject: RE: Review: Walter Pardon; Research
I don't believe anonymity to be a defining factor - but it is a strong tendency -Jim Carroll
That is the most concise and compelling argument for subjectivity I have ever heard. It will do for me, but I fear it will not do for an army of Folklorists, musicologists and all round egg heads who believe musical values cannot be measured. I tend to make a tactical retreat.