[f_minor] Glenn Gould Google Doodle ?
kbrown at physics.carleton.ca
Mon Jun 11 08:13:03 PDT 2012
Good morning Pat,
Wrt your original request, I may have a Google contact, please stay
posted, I should have something by the end of this week (time is of the
essence, I know!!). I also have someone interested in the art work if
you are interested?
On 08-Jun-2012 15:16, Pat wrote:
> Hi Karl, all
> Oh dear ! Of course I meant the 25th.
> My word indeed, what was I thinking ?? How embarrasing...good grief,
> and there is at least one typo as well ! I apologize to all painters
> for that and thank Karl for pointing it out. Maybe I should turn the
> auto-correct on again....
> *From:* Karl Brown <mailto:kbrown at physics.carleton.ca>
> *Sent:* Friday, June 08, 2012 8:50 PM
> *To:* Discussion of the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould.
> <mailto:f_minor at glenngould.org>
> *Subject:* Re: [f_minor] Glenn Gould Google Doodle ?
> Good afternoon Pat,
> First & foremost, I have never been nor do I ever want o be a paniter
> ... what an insult !! (just kidding)
> Secondly, is there any particular reason why you would want to have a
> Google Doodle the day*after* GG's birthday and not on the 25th?
> On 08-Jun-2012 13:36, Pat wrote:
>> Dear list
>> Just recently the great synth pioneer Bob Moog was honored with a
>> Google Doodle. You might remember hitting Google and seeing the
>> virtual replica of something that vaguely looked like a MiniMoog some
>> 2 weeks back. Ah, my heart leapt with joy !!
>> Goggle sometimes has these doodles to honor paniters, artists, tech
>> nerds or scientists like Alan Turing or does something special on
>> days like Canada Day or Switzerland's 1st of August National
>> Celebration Day for the respective local sites. Examples can be found
>> Now this is not my idea but some of us are wondering if it is
>> possible to get GG as a GoogleDoodle on Sept 26th worldwide. Not just
>> Canada but the rest of the planet as well. Trouble is that it is
>> rather difficult to get in contact with Fortress Google. I do know
>> that drawings/sketches for a doodle exist and that the GGF is
>> basically in agreement and has given the green light. But alas, they
>> can't get into Fortress Google either as I understand.
>> But if you and I want this to happen with GG I reckon one should
>> start shifting gears now.
>> Now what do y'all reckon about having a GG Google Doodle, possibly
>> worldwide on his 80th birthday ? What could or must be done to get
>> this going ? And does anybody know the way into Mordor Google,
>> possibly via the back door ?
>> Landscape Windscreen on youtube
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