Re: [midatlanticretro] MARCH events for 2009
- I don't recall Saturday nite as a black hole. Don't we have a
traditional pizza party for the exhibitors?
Evan Koblentz wrote:
> I must be getting old: after months of preparation, then Friday night
> setup, and knowing that Sunday will also be long ... I'm usually ready
> for a good night's sleep after dinner that Saturday!
> *From*: Dan Roganti
> *Date*: Tue, 03 Feb 2009 09:32:36 -0500
> *To*: <email@example.com>
> *Subject*: Re: [midatlanticretro] MARCH events for 2009
> Evan Koblentz wrote:
>> It's not "final" yet, but more or less:
>> April-ish: MARCH Spring Fling
>> Sep. 19-20: VCF East 6.0
>> Dec.-ish: MARCH Holiday Party
>> Any other ideas of where else we can express our pieces of flair?
> I still think that VCF should have some kind of evening festivities,
> IMHO, similar to Holiday party/Spring fling, perhaps on the Sat.evening.
> You have people attending/exhibiting from a wider region--that normally
> don't frequent this place--and a chance to sell more tickets maybe.
> Having a festival usually means having some fun 'till almost midnight,
> not just till 6pm.
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- Jim Scheef wrote:
> Are we not a computer museum?
Yes we are, but then the musicians could play remixes of chip
tunes. Here is an example: http://www.slayradio.org . This is an
internet radio station that just plays Commodore 64 remixes.
Also the theremin is a very old electronic instrument created in 1919!
> bryan.pope@... wrote:
>> Jim, Why do they need to work through a MIDI interface? Cheers, Bryan
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: MARCH events for 2009
>> Date: Fri Feb 06 14:51:42 EST 2009
>> From: Jim Scheef
>> To: firstname.lastname@example.org;
>> If all those instruments work thru a MIDI interface, I'm all for it.
>> Mike Loewen wrote:
>> > On Thu, 5 Feb 2009, B Degnan wrote:
>> > > We talked about some sort of Sat or Friday night entertainment
>> last year
>> > > for VCF E. I was too busy with the computer part to do much
>> about the
>> > > music and nothing happened with it. We were also busy getting the
>> > > museum ready. I would love it if someone made a vintage computer /
>> > > electronics exhibit or recital happen. Maybe a talent show. ha ha
>> > Anyone up for a jazz combo? Bill Degnan on bass, me on trombone, just
>> > need guitar/piano, drums and someone else on the front line.
>> > Mike Loewen mloewen@...
>> > <mailto:mloewen%40cpumagic.scol.pa.us>
>> > Old Technology http://sturgeon.css.psu.edu/~mloewen/Oldtech/
>> > <http://sturgeon.css.psu.edu/~mloewen/Oldtech/>