© 2007 D. Uithoven
The Society for the Preservation and Proliferation
of Acoustic Music and Musicians
... is a confederation of like minded musicians and “civilians” who seek a return
to the days when not every musical performance required an extension cord and ear
We maintain that the use of MIDI sequences and sweetener tracks does not constitute
performance of music, but a merely a playback of “canned” music.
We are not opposed to the judicious use of amplification in venues which require
it - but we are opposed to the “louder is better” mentality pervasive in modern culture.
We exist to encourage performance of real music by real musicians with talent, not