“In running his department, Stanley keeps everything in line down to the detail level — very few things sneak by. When things change unplanned — as in the whole 2000 project — he takes on the responsibility of doing whatever is required to get things back in order, even when a lot of work is required. Stanley knows what has to be done and does it. Relieving me of the worry is very valuable.”
For February, 1986
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In providing an exhaustive means of quick mode encoding, the idea was to give music programmers an easy way to interchangeably switch between subtle mode constraint. Showing how it could be made easy to never play a wrong note anticipated the eventual Guitar Hero.
This is not a fanciful claim, as these implications are specifically called out by the gracious Leslie Heeter for Computer Music Journal 10/3 p92. I had given her a copy after my presentation at Dr. Goldarb’s ANSI conference in 1985 May.
198603 Directory of Computer of Computer-Assisted Research in Musicology pp 67, 79 notes Music Possible
198703 Music Possible cited MLA notes p570