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by QuizbowlPostmodernist
Tue Feb 03, 2004 1:42 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: CBI rules shafted me
Replies: 49
Views: 63090

AUM is not the most pathetic nationals site for CBI. [See Akron.]

And for what it's worth, AUM is the site because several years ago, someone noticed that 2004 was an important anniversary in College Bowl history and made a bid for the tournament a year or two earlier than normal.
by QuizbowlPostmodernist
Mon Nov 10, 2003 3:02 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Do you know a Beethoven ballet about a Titan?
Replies: 21
Views: 13884

Classical music is always difficult to gauge accessibility. In the first place, there are different areas of interest among fans. Some are big opera nuts. Others have the interest of a performer in particular area: choral, piano, violin, etc. Some just like listening to the "well-known" works, which...
by QuizbowlPostmodernist
Fri Nov 07, 2003 12:18 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: Do you know a Beethoven ballet about a Titan?
Replies: 21
Views: 13884

I bet this is one of those things that is gotten more by people who study for quizbowl but whose favorite genre of music is decidedly not classical than it is gotten by people who have more than a casual interest in classical music.

Not that there's anything wrong with that.