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Are wind chimes an instrument?

Posted By: Making Music

Are wind chimes an instrument? - 11/20/12 04:11 AM

Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?
Posted By: wouter79

Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? - 12/12/12 05:20 PM

It could be, if played intently by someone. I don't think that wind is having intent but who knows smile
Posted By: gsmonks

Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? - 03/23/13 11:50 AM

Originally Posted by Making Music
Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?


Yes. There are types of music that are random. They could also be considered an effect.

Tinkle, tinkle.

"Song is the wind chime of memory." James Mahar.
Posted By: LarryShone

Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? - 03/23/13 01:15 PM

No theyre a ruddy nuisance! Ban the things I say wink
Posted By: Exalted Wombat

Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? - 04/02/13 12:54 PM

Originally Posted by Making Music
Are wind chimes an instrument? If so, is wind a musician?


Can be, if played with musical intent.
No. Unless you find "yes" a useful concept. In which case, yes.
Posted By: Immortal Beloved

Re: Are wind chimes an instrument? - 05/19/13 09:52 AM

Originally Posted by Making Music
is wind a musician?


That sounds like something the Buddha would say. smile

I would say anything that can make a sound you like is an instrument.
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