"Ideas that were soft at first but hardened when built." - Ceejay Writer - Secret Societies!
“I wondered why my flirting was taken as being polite and determined that I was obviously doing something wrong.” - Selena Anansi – Flirting!
Jedburgh Dagger: “In 1862 W.V. Adams patented the first modern style ratcheting handcuffs…” Tepic Harlequin: “Dang busybody…” - Peelers!
“May the Yuletide log slip from your fire and burn your house down.” - Professor Parx – Clausology!
“(And if New Babbage doesn't have, somewhere, an entrepreneur with a warehouse-sized building stuffed with large, steam-powered machines to take in and clean people's laundry, then by golly, it *should.*)” - Lisa Fargazer – Service!
Bookworm Hienrichs: I think we'll get started now. And please excuse me if I fall silent - I may freeze up while talking. Welcome to ...
Thursday, May 6, 2010
May Aether Salon
Music! Aether Salon Sunday, May 16 at 2 pm slt Babbage Palisade & Academy of Industry http://slurl.com/secondlife/Babbage%20Palisade/254/60/106 and http://slurl.com/secondlife/Academy%20of%20Industry/2/56/106
On a warm spring evening, you and a group of friends head over to the bandstand to listen to the music of -- wait! What music did Victorians enjoy? What songs, what kind of performances, and in what venues did they hear music? How does Steampunk music compare to actual 19th century music?
Miss Gabrielle Riel of Radio Riel is our honored speaker this month who will enlighten, entertain, and elucidate on this fascinating topic. Our knowledgeable speaker will also share some insights on how she's used music in Second Life to enhance community in different sims.