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Re: voyager music

Title: Re: voyager music
After a seven-year intensive effort involving one of the world's most powerful supercomputers, NASA has just announced it has finally decoded the first message ever received on Earth from an extraterrestrial intelligent source.
The message reads: SEND MORE CHUCK BERRY
i am really sorry, i can never stop myself from telling this joke.
-----Original Message-----
From: bill rehahn <bill@TURGEONGROUP.COM>
To: F_MINOR@email.rutgers.edu <F_MINOR@email.rutgers.edu>
Date: Friday, September 26, 2003 10:17 AM
Subject: Re: voyager music

below is a list of the music contained on the "golden record" of the voyager spacecraft.

more information on the contents of the recording can be found @:


Music On Voyager Record

*    Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F. First Movement, Munich Bach Orchestra, Karl Richter, conductor. 4:40
*    Java, court gamelan, "Kinds of Flowers," recorded by Robert Brown. 4:43
*    Senegal, percussion, recorded by Charles Duvelle. 2:08
*    Zaire, Pygmy girls' initiation song, recorded by Colin Turnbull. 0:56
*    Australia, Aborigine songs, "Morning Star" and "Devil Bird," recorded by Sandra LeBrun Holmes. 1:26
*    Mexico, "El Cascabel," performed by Lorenzo Barcelata and the Mariachi México. 3:14
*    "Johnny B. Goode," written and performed by Chuck Berry. 2:38