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Double bass[edit]

Hi, you might want to check the last few edits (before the last one, which you corrected) of the Double bass article for accuracy. Badagnani 00:25, 16 November 2006 (UTC)

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Bass page copyvio[edit]

Reply to User_talk:AndrewKepert#Double bass copyright email

No - not holding my breath either. I mainly wrote it for the amusement of the bass page regulars! I noticed that one of the associated pages was from .li or Liechtenstein. This does not give me a lot of confidence! I had a bit of a trawl around WP the other day looking for advice or policies of what to do in this situation. Most of the stuff that I found was advice regarding material copied into WP. The main thing I found was the standard contribution policy was that GFDL means that we retain copyright, so I wrote the e-mail from this point of view. But today, looking around, I found several standard letters on Wikipedia:Standard GFDL violation letter that I should have used. The "individual" one probably applies to the photo, and the standard ones can probably be used regarding the text. My contribution to the article is pretty small, old, has been edited over (except for the bit about 41Hz etc) so I am happy to leave the next e-mail to one of you. All the best, Andrew Kepert 09:26, 22 November 2006 (UTC)

Got your response, and as mentioned in Talk:Double bass I eventually found the correct GFDL violation procedure and WP:MF. In some respects GFDL is close to public domain, in that it makes it free for anyone to copy and then develop and refine from there. However, in GFDL, the original is used under licence in the derived work, with the copyright retained by the author. Most transgressions of this are mild, but in this case the koopal.com has automatically slapped their copyright on the derivative work. Even with public domain they can only copyright their modifications, which amount to copy-paste of paragraphs.
Anyway, I agree with you about copyright - as I see it, IP (copyright, patents, etc) has some value, but when it had to change it actually moved against the original principles due to corporate and national meddling. Much of the original intent of copyleft is that "copyright sucks, so let's use copyleft to subvert it", and so offending parties who try to restrict the use of the derived work need to be reminded that they are violating copyright. In my ideal world, GFDL, GPL etc would look very different, if there was a reason for them to exist at all. Cheers, Andrew Kepert 05:11, 23 November 2006 (UTC)

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Thanks[edit]

Hi Bottesini, thanks a lot for your helpful "getting started" pointers and suggestions! I'll read through them and hope that I can contribute to Wikipedia's piano music content. PianoDabbler 10:14, 1 December 2006 (UTC)

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Thanks[edit]

For your birthday greeting! Have a nice day GizzaChat © 07:05, 6 December 2006 (UTC)

Thank you for voting[edit]

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Thank you for voting in my RfA which at 51/20/6 unfortunately did not achieve consensus. In closing the nomination, Essjay remarked that it was one of the better discussed RfAs seen recently and I would like to thank you and all others who chose to vote for making it as such. It was extremely humbling to see the large number of support votes, and the number of oppose votes and comments will help me to become stronger. I hope to run again for adminship soon. Thank you all once more. Wikiwoohoo 20:00, 11 December 2006 (UTC)

Thank you![edit]

Thanks for the welcome message on my talk-page, Bottesini. I'm learning all the time.

Gardener of Geda 20:35, 11 December 2006 (UTC)

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double bass concerto article[edit]

I was wondering if you might know the opus numbers/any other information of the various Dragonetti concerti...I'm not very familiar with his works and it's difficult to find information on the internet.

Markjdb 02:56, 13 December 2006 (UTC)

Question re. "Adopt-a-user"[edit]

Hi, Bottesini. Sorry to bother you, but you're the only person I've been in contact with since I started a few days ago. If you take a look at my Talk page, you'll see that someone called 'Walter Humala - Emperor of West Wikipedia' has kindly offered to "adopt" me. What's that all about?! Looking at his own Talk page, I see that he is, to put it mildly, a few cards short of the deck. No offence to anyone. Or am I just being paranoid? I know one shouldn't look a gift horse in the mouth, or whatever, but there's a lot of crazies out there. No offence to anyone, etc. Cheers!

Gardener of Geda 07:18, 13 December 2006 (UTC)

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The "adoption" thing.[edit]

Thanks for the reply. Obviously, I wouldn't want someone like the guy in question to "adopt" me. Anyone who writes "u" instead of "you" is a major numpty. As for the adoption concept itself . . . it's a fine idea, but I think I can manage without it. Cheers!

Gardener of Geda 02:24, 14 December 2006 (UTC)

DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 14 December, 2006, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Karr-Koussevitzky bass, which you created. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the "Did you know?" talk page.

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Thanks[edit]

Thanks, Bottesini, for point out the Wikiproject to me. Opus33 17:04, 17 December 2006 (UTC)

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Query from greeted[edit]

Thank you for the welcome, especially for the advice to sign my posts. May I ask what caused you to notice me at all? I know I'm not as knowledgeable about Wiki procedures as I ought to be, but I try not to be a nincompoop. Cstaffa 03:05, 21 December 2006 (UTC)

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Your Uncyclopedia talk page[edit]

I noticed your talk page at uncyclopedia:User talk:Bottesini and that it refers people to this talk page. If you want to link here from there, you need to use [[wikipedia:user talk:bottesini|my Wikipedia talk page]] as the link, not [[:en:user talk:bottesini|my Wikipedia talk page]]. Otherwise, if you just want to have people click through an endless loop, leave it alone. I just wanted to let you know in case it was an error. Wodup 08:08, 29 December 2006 (UTC)

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Hello From LiamSAFC![edit]

Hello Bottensini!

As I can see, you look like a very highly respectable administator of wikipedia, and most valued to say the least, but it has crossed my mind due to recent circumstances that you seemed to have blocked my pages that I have made which is linked with the English Premeirleague Referee 'Uriah Rennie'. The article was created via my personal time, i hope you value that, but I think Wikipedia were wrong to block the article, and then I was further implimentented as 'total nonense' and videos to google video. I have taken this to heart because the show has actually progressed onto Television, onto shows such as 'Tarrant on TV' and 'Outrageous Show 2006' broadcasted by BSkyB and ITV respectively. I hope you may let me recreate the article, and furthermore I hope we can become great friends via he use of Wikipedia,

Yours Truely Liam Blyth —The preceding unsigned comment was added by LiamSAFC (talkcontribs) 19:59, 4 January 2007 (UTC).

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Classical music template code[edit]

There is a link to your subpages from the WikiProject Classical Music that is supposed to provide a "member of" template. It does not seem to exist. In any case it does not produce a userbox.

I've tried changing the capitalization in the link, then I tried inserting the raw code for people to copy. But I'm new to Wiki code and this doesn't seem to be working out. Can you advise me? -- Rob C (Alarob) 20:40, 24 February 2007 (UTC)

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obviously you have issues with DZ[edit]

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i have played with all the members of the original 'dread' at one time or another, and while i would not say they are on my list of top ten rock bands of all time, i certainly think they were individually talented and entertaining as a group to a significant degree. I saw them live at the old Palamino in North Hollywood circa 1991 and was thouroughly entertained by their musicianship and arrangements. Quite humorous also, I thought.

Carl Jah (aka Carl Jon Haasis) and Spice (aka Chris Boerin) were bandmates of mine in the early to mid 80's, and I found them both talented and creative. (the band was called either Danelectro or Even/Odd). That you have such vitriolic opinions regarding DZ in general implies that your personal experience(s) with the band was unpleasant, as there is no verifiable doumentation to support your assertion that they were as mucically 'challenged' as you claim. They were, after all, a cover band.

I challenge you to reveal your connection to this group of musicians, and, other than your personal dislike for their music, document your true reason(s) for wanting to defame them so seriously.

Bob Loza (bass player/vocalist/songwriter/voice actor) Burbank CA March 2007 —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Cyranobob (talkcontribs) 07:56, 20 March 2007 (UTC).

...I don't have any idea as to what this is regarding. I don't even know what DZ is. -- ßottesiηi (talk) 16:53, 21 March 2007 (UTC)

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I tried to place your userbox inside a {{babel}} box on my user page, it seems to break the box & not display normally. I noticed it seems to lack the border most other boxes have, which may be causing the problem? It displays fine outside the frame. thx —Turangalila talk 21:12, 13 April 2007 (UTC)

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Egregio Bottesini,

Le sarei grato se volesse tenere in considerazione la mia composizione "Suite I" per contrabbasso e il contributo che ho dato alla letteratura per il contrabbasso.

Grazie.

Con i complimenti di Fernando Grillo

Allegati: http://www.schott-international.com/cms/php/Proxy.php/en_UK/ze_oj/aktuell/neu/showarticle,10395.html Sito web: http://www.fernandogrillo.net

Maestro Fernando Grillo Head of the Department of double bass at the Music Conservatory, "S. Cecilia", in Rome.

Dear Bottesini, I would be pleasing if my “Suite I” for double bass and the contribution that I have given to the literature for our instrument, wanted to hold in your kind consideration.

Yours sincerely,

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Hi, Bottesini...

Serious Wikipedians (NOT speaking of you) seem to wax slightly swell-headed about their abilities and their use of form over function. As to whether an article gets voted "featured" or not, well, many articles out there qualify. If they're factually accurate, complete, and in a good encyclopedic form, those articles deserve a star too, and should be featured in higher #'s than 1 per diem. In fact, many articles recently have been about rather trivial matters, creeks and roads and plays- when others of more import were left out. With that said:

Part of encyclopedic form, supra, is full impartiality. Be it hopscotch or Hitler, an encyclopedic account must have no hint of bias- or it ceases to be a true font of knowledge. CE is inherently biased, as it lives not for mankind, not for more accurate dating, but for pure partiality as an overt contrivance in opposition to AD (which exists as a convenient way of dating things from an easily-remembered event). CE makes no difference in the scheme of history or in dating; it bases itself completely on anno domini, bears no distinction from the latter, and is only held up by those who preach the childish and rather self-righteous thinking that AD is somehow offensive or biased (after 1400+ years of not being so).

CE in and of itself makes no difference, detractors will say; and in its own right, they're correct. It's the slippery slope that one must be careful about, which is already visible in the form of all matters PC. CE is born of this school of thought. It's a wrong-headed, speech-chilling philosophy, and should be confronted and reversed at all times.

Interesting: those who favor CE claim they want neutrality in dating, when in fact they don't; they want dating devoid of their concept of religion, and to force others to accept their thinking. AD supporters simply want what exists now, which is a simple system based on something acknowledged by all as usable. Those in the CE camp also picked out AD for special treatment because they knew that many who use it are tepid when it comes to accomodating others (read: the whole USA, lol), and that they are likelier to get a foothold in a more secular society like America (where we already are all bent out of shape about school prayer, Nativity scenes, and so on). Had they started their campaign in Israel or Saudi Arabia, they'd have been deported or worse.

Regarding the editors and those who judge articles for featured status: yes, they do a lot of hard work and sprucing up before putting the gold star on an article. No real fault of theirs here; they just missed something, and someone corrected it. It's licit to correct an article for plain error- even a featured one, which retains the "Edit This Page" link. Why not make something excellent even better?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with me :) Best, John Sawyer 18 April 2009... AD (or would you prefer XIV a.d. Kal. Mai. MMDCCLXII AUC?) lol... —Preceding unsigned comment added by Cesium 133 (talkcontribs) 11:14, 18 April 2009 (UTC)

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Good day Bottesini,

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hi i was wondering if you could tell me where you got that c extension. i looks a lot better than the one fitted to my instrument. email arthewetson@gmail.com thank you!!!! —Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.178.251.182 (talk) 04:34, 26 March 2010 (UTC)

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