Samantha - In our local Natural History Museum, there's a cast of Lucy, our 3 ft tall 3 million year old Australopithecine ancestor. I have a theory (and why not?) that music in our evolutionary lineage must have preceded language, I always see her running through that ancient forest, singing musical calls to her mates.

PS - Outside of the Grateful Dead, too, the musical piece that drives me nuts is Prokofiev's Classical Symphony.

Also ... Do you know this amazing bluegrass album that Jerry Garcia is on?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w2JLzWN7Fnw&list=OLAK5uy_nQo-ilZNvQaw3gxWwuvqncYAPJXAhn-yM

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John Levin

John Levin

Scientist. Writer. Meditator. Blue Tantrika. Mystical Rabbi. Climate & Human Rights Activist. I’m a man of few words, except when I open my mouth.