Twin Peaks Usenet Archive


Subject: Re: TP sheet music, soundtrack trivia
From: sandell@ils.nwu.edu (Greg Sandell)
Date: 1990-12-11, 09:00
Newsgroups: alt.tv.twin-peaks

In article <1990Dec11.080717.656@eddie.mit.edu>, ronnie@mit-eddie (Ron
Schnell) writes:
> > 
> > I noticed an error on the soundtrack tape in the "Love Theme"
> > cut...have any other musically inclined people noticed the
> > mistake?  I won't say where it is, in order to give people a chance
> > to listen and try to find it.  I guess it would be difficult to
> > describe where it is anyway.

If you really are interested in bringing musically inclined people
into the picture, you might be a little more specific.  "Mistake"
is a very loaded word.  It can mean an incorrectly played part
by a musician, or it could be something which strikes us as "wrong"
although it was intentionally placed there by the composer so it
would get that effect.  Or maybe what to one ear is a mistake is
a nice touch to another.  Or maybe by 'mistake' you mean 'an error
in musical strategy', like having Laura's theme appear in the wrong
place; or maybe it means a mixdown error on the part of the
recording engineers.  See what I mean?

Greg
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* Greg Sandell (sandell@ils.nwu.edu)          Evanston, IL USA *
* Institute for the Learning Sciences, Northwestern University *
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