Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Sagan, Carl
Dates 1974
Language English
Subjects Cello
Ideas Riding
Manuscripts
Rostropovich, Mstislav
Sagan, Carl
Whale Sounds
Title
Some whale music is very much like cello music : note
Contributor Names
Sagan, Carl (Author)
Subject Headings
-  Sagan, Carl
-  Ideas riding
-  Whale sounds
-  Cello
-  Rostropovich, Mstislav
-  Manuscripts
Genre
Manuscripts
Notes
-  In this document, Carl Sagan notes similarities between whale song and cello music. He suggests it "would be a good idea to position Mstislav Rostropovich on poop-deck of a fast Caribbean boat and have him harmonize with the whales." From Carl Sagan's "ideas riding" files, a play on "ideas writing." These files contain a running set of initial concepts for various writing projects.
Medium
Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
Source Collection
The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
Repository
Manuscript Division


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