Flavio Matani (flavius_m) wrote,
Flavio Matani

Lurking in rec.music.classical.guitar (yes, Usenet still is out there and people still use it, even if uk.people.gothic is rather very dead) and find a long thread/argument about 'talent' vs 'work, what is talent and does it exist. Not going there.. .. as it could be an interesting discussion or, more likely, a dogma-shouting feast, like most arguments about politics or religion. People have fixed ideas about these things, reason doesn't seem to go into it.
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