Beethoven's Furry Cat and other trivia

May 17, 2018, 2:28 AM · It has been reported that Beethoven had a very furry cat, named Liz, and that he valued her enough to write a piece in her honour, called, predictably, "Furry Liz".

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May 17, 2018, 11:13 AM · “Fur Elise”. Of course ;)

Nice one!

May 17, 2018, 11:14 AM · Okay time for my favorite joke then:

What do they say about violinists who don't practice scales?

The spirit was willing ... but the Flesch was weak.

Edited: May 18, 2018, 6:09 AM · Will you guys get serious?
You've probably been drinking while listening to Handel's Firewater Music.
Next you'll start singing, "O Solo Meow."
May 18, 2018, 7:16 AM · Mozart's Starling( https://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=mozart%27s+starling&tag=googhydr-20&index=stripbooks&hvadid=190483580336&hvpos=1t1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=14639320282038831328&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=e&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9032089&hvtargid=kwd-297470964196&ref=pd_sl_2glg9ar6g7_e ).

Not a joke!

May 19, 2018, 5:18 PM · How do you teach a violist down bow staccato?

Write solo over a whole note.


I converted to viola JUST FOR THE JOKES.

May 19, 2018, 5:30 PM · Ryan, I stopped smoking many years ago, but I think I still have one lighter I could send you and I just found a small cylinder of Butane I forgot I had.
Would you find this helpful?
Edited: May 22, 2018, 6:36 PM · Andrew, you mean not one joke in the whole book?
As regards your last comment, if Ryan does what you suggest, how is he going to dry up people's tears when they've been cutting up onions?
May 23, 2018, 6:36 AM · If Ryan saves just the case, he can put it on the dashboard of his car, and then legally park in the disabled parking spaces...

Cheers Carlo


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