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Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 15:06:49 -0700
From: Grant Green
Subject: Re: [CB] Contraflute (contra-animals)

>Okay! That's my science project for the weekend! I'll bring my
>cassette recorder to the tiger show and stand next to the speakers.
>One of the girls scratches a mountain lion between the ears to
>demonstrate the purr and her headset mic comes within a foot of the
>critter. When I get the tape home, I'll record it as a wav file and
>I should be able to figure out the pitch fairly easily by doubling
>and redoubling the speed until the pitch reaches piano range. Then
>the math ought to be easier. This is also a great excuse ... errr
>... reason to chat up the two scantily clad tiger babes!!! Maybe I
>should include photos so we are sure which species we're referring
>to! purrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr......

So, how were the tigers?  Remember to turn on the recorder?  ;-)


Grant Green
Sarrusophones, contrabass reeds, &
other brobdignagian acoustic exotica  
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