Re: Best American Composer.

Bill Anderson (
Sat, 15 Apr 1995 01:17:42 -0400

On Sat, 15 Apr 1995, Stephen Lajoie wrote:

> I was listening to the news reports on the death of Berl Ives. The
> newsguy asked if Ives was the greatest ballad singer. The guy being
> interviewed said this was art, not sports. It's not a contest. There
> is no "Greatest", but there are greats.
> Made me think of this discussion.

Absolutely correct.

Bill Anderson

"We were once so close to heaven, Peter came out and gave us medals
declaring us the nicest of the damned..." -They Might Be Giants