Posted by Joe S. on January 28, 2001 at 19:44:21:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Re: Re: Is it the tuba or the player? posted by Mary Ann on January 28, 2001 at 18:07:21:
Old electric guitar players lament the loss of tubes, and I'm sure that some 19th century natural hornists were horrified when valves began to catch on.
Time and innovations march on, as does the mean technical prowess of the players.