[linux-audio-user] Thesis: Playing and making music
dlphillips at woh.rr.com
Mon Dec 11 05:44:30 EST 2006
Esben Stien wrote:
>Dave Phillips <dlphillips at woh.rr.com> writes:
>>A phenomenal level of practiced mechanical or gymnastic ability
>>doesn't represent genius to me.
>I'm not sure if I understand you correct, but first person action is
>an art and requires intelligence and the ability to think very quick
>Taking down and outsmarting a whole platoon is an art.
>The way you move and think has artistic value.
You're talking about talent and physical prowess. They are not
synonymous with genius.
Neither is intelligence any index of genius.
Ascribing "art" as a qualifier to any endeavor simply reduces the
accuracy and meaning of the term.
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