Disharmony

Sept. 26, 1907
Long Beach

Marco Vessella, conductor of Long Beach

I do lament that we no

I do lament that we no longer call classical music enthusiasts "longhairs," as after 1964 that epithet was transferred to another kind of musical enthusiast.

I once wore my hair and facial accoutrements much in this way, back in my frock-coat days. I, however, did not and do not have a spaghetti face. (Rather, I have a borscht face, which is slightly less preferable.)