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Milo wrote:
>
> David... I like Hoppy's point:
>
> "Most folks who do this (composers), say; "I don't really
> know,,, it just comes to me."
>
> It seems some are simply chosen for a purpose! Meditating to
> acheive something can lead to a lot of disappointment and
> frustration.

Yes, and the gifts that God gives you should not be overlooked!

> Having said that, I don't see anything wrong with mediatating
> as long as there's no egotistical motive behind it, like
> wanting to be a great artist, just for the sake of being
> famous and there are many celebs on that path with no real
> talent! Faust is an extreme example of someone who sacrificed
> his soul for worldly recognition!

Hence, the real purpose of being given gifts - service!

> Therefore, meditate! I personally meditate in my own way!

As do I. It does have alot to do with creation of music and a desire to please, but prayer and meditation enliven my music much more than just inspiration!

Jer

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Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 520 Jergat 09-Feb-04 08:32
Moderator note 155 Richard Fusniak 09-Feb-04 19:18
Re: Moderator note 155 Jergat 09-Feb-04 22:13
Re: Moderator note 141 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 00:23
Re: Moderator note 140 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 00:30
Re: Moderator note 139 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 00:50
Re: Moderator note 138 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 02:17
About the moderation process 147 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 02:54
Re: About the moderation process 138 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 03:07
Re: About the moderation process 151 Cleopatra 10-Feb-04 20:10
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 141 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 00:59
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 142 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 02:38
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 124 Jergat 10-Feb-04 05:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 197 Briffits 10-Feb-04 09:27
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 156 Milo 10-Feb-04 16:17
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 155 Paul Cochrane 10-Feb-04 17:48
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 139 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:11
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 134 David L 10-Feb-04 18:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 126 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:46
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 146 Paul Cochrane 10-Feb-04 18:43
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 127 Briffits 10-Feb-04 22:12
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 141 Milo 10-Feb-04 23:05
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 141 Briffits 11-Feb-04 00:03
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 138 Milo 11-Feb-04 00:07
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 134 Briffits 11-Feb-04 10:25
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 137 Milo 11-Feb-04 15:19
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 131 Briffits 11-Feb-04 20:19
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 132 Milo 11-Feb-04 23:01
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 134 Briffits 12-Feb-04 00:23
Henceforth and forthwith... 148 Milo 12-Feb-04 00:53
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 136 Milo 11-Feb-04 17:08
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 134 Briffits 11-Feb-04 19:17
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 131 Milo 11-Feb-04 19:30
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 142 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 14:55
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 141 David L 10-Feb-04 01:23
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 154 Milo 10-Feb-04 02:15
Music from other spheres 150 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 02:59
Re: Music from other spheres 130 Milo 10-Feb-04 03:11
Possibly wrong again 135 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 03:15
Re: Possibly wrong again 137 Milo 10-Feb-04 03:24
Musical mediums 141 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 12:58
Musical plane 148 Kees 10-Feb-04 13:53
Re: Musical plane 136 Milo 10-Feb-04 15:48
Re: Musical plane 140 Kees 10-Feb-04 16:10
Re: Musical mediums 131 Milo 10-Feb-04 15:49
Re: Musical mediums 147 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 16:14
Re: Musical mediums 133 Milo 10-Feb-04 16:25
Re: Musical mediums 144 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 19:02
Re: Musical mediums 130 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:10
Poo-Pooing "channels" 138 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 22:19
Re: Poo-Pooing 134 Milo 10-Feb-04 23:09
Re: Possibly wrong again 133 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 03:49
Talking of Bach.... 139 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 09:29
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 141 David L 10-Feb-04 18:32
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 122 Milo 10-Feb-04 18:58
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 140 fiascohoho 10-Feb-04 02:29
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 148 David L 10-Feb-04 18:39
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 140 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:01
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 139 David L 10-Feb-04 19:12
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 145 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:20
Gifts 112 Jergat 10-Feb-04 20:44
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 144 David L 10-Feb-04 23:35
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 186 Saorsa 10-Feb-04 14:38
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 130 David L 10-Feb-04 19:05
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 190 Saorsa 11-Feb-04 08:29
Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 156 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 15:05
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 139 David L 10-Feb-04 18:51
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 141 Milo 10-Feb-04 19:04
Re: Pray Mr. Lamond, tell me... 129 David L 10-Feb-04 19:13
Listening By Numbers 163 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 15:20
Re: Listening By Numbers 140 David L 10-Feb-04 19:19
Re: Listening By Numbers 128 Thirdwave 10-Feb-04 19:43
Re: Listening By Numbers 145 David L 10-Feb-04 23:39
Re: Listening By Numbers 136 Briffits 11-Feb-04 03:11
Re: Listening By Numbers 138 Thirdwave 12-Feb-04 17:46
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 139 Kees 10-Feb-04 15:25
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 126 Hoppy 10-Feb-04 18:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 163 Mark Staab 11-Feb-04 06:08
Work work work 142 Kees 11-Feb-04 10:36
Re: Music Synchronicity Part 2: Music vs. Idea 126 David L 10-Feb-04 19:24
Books 134 Richard Fusniak 10-Feb-04 22:36
Re: Books 130 David L 10-Feb-04 23:44
Teachers 138 Richard Fusniak 11-Feb-04 02:08
Re: Teachers 126 David L 11-Feb-04 03:07
Re: Teachers 145 Kees 11-Feb-04 10:16
Re: Teachers 133 David L 11-Feb-04 17:47
The yoga of sound 150 Kees 11-Feb-04 21:55
Re: The yoga of sound 131 David L 11-Feb-04 22:07
Small world indeed 132 Kees 11-Feb-04 22:42
Re: Teachers 134 Richard Fusniak 11-Feb-04 23:24
Re: Teachers 130 David L 12-Feb-04 01:49
Spirtual arrogance and delusion 144 Richard Fusniak 12-Feb-04 02:18
An apology 131 Richard Fusniak 12-Feb-04 12:34
Re: An apology 129 fisherman 12-Feb-04 16:11
Re: An apology 155 David L 12-Feb-04 19:46
The wheel of life. 136 Richard Fusniak 13-Feb-04 01:32
The Catapillar and the Butterfly 140 Milo 13-Feb-04 01:35
Re: The Catapillar and the Butterfly 288 David L 13-Feb-04 02:52
Re: The wheel of life. 127 David L 13-Feb-04 02:50
Re: Teachers 134 Hoppy 11-Feb-04 03:19
Re: Teachers 137 David L 11-Feb-04 17:48
Re: Teachers 137 Hoppy 11-Feb-04 20:08


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