Dear stranger, forgive me forbeing unexperienced when it cones to identifying instruments by their cases. That’s a bass clarinet you say? This is actually my first time seeing one in a case. I’ve seen one in my high school concert band, but it was being played by a student. You look a lot like the leader of the Rhino group that ran for student council this year, the group that had the false platform, meant to increase student participation in student body elections. I remember the leader’s personal statement involved claims he was a digital being, sent to destroy Earth and send us all into an apocalyptic chaos unless elected for president. Perhaps you are he?
I actually saw you again the next day. But I left quickly before you noticed me, I think. It surprised me to see you again. Since I saw you in my school’s physics building, I’m assuming you’re a science student, like me. I wonder if we’ll meet again.
What really interested me about you was the knowledgable, sophisticated feel you gave off. Perhaps that was because you were holding a bass clarinet case. Being a former concert band musician during high school, I guess I respected you for continuing your classical interest. Continue reading