Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Musical Instruments/Archive 2

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Revival

So, is anyone interested in getting this project going again? --Laser brain (talk) 18:20, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Role call

I'd like to get an informal role call of editors still willing to work on this project so we know who we're working with (type *~~~ on a new line):

~Meldshal42 20:41, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Ga Push of Trumpet?

The article is very good and well-referenced. I think it should go up for GAN. ~Meldshal42 20:42, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

That's great news! I'm not too experienced with the GA process—are you going to list it and such? --Laser brain (talk) 20:54, 17 June 2008 (UTC)
Well, i left comments on your talk page. Could you please check there? ~~Meldshal42 (talk) 21:32, 17 June 2008 (UTC)
Thanks. ~~Meldshal42 (talk)Contribs 21:35, 17 June 2008 (UTC)

Changes to the WP:1.0 assessment scheme

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Wikipedia 0.7 articles have been selected for Musical instruments

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Thanks. — Headbomb {ταλκκοντριβς – WP Physics} 09:27, 15 March, 2009 (UTC)

Çeng article needs work

The Çeng article has had a split request tag since Aug 2008. Can members of this project look into it? -- Alan Liefting (talk) - 03:35, 14 November 2010 (UTC)

Proposal for new infobox: POSTHUMOUS ALBUM

There has been some talk that this project should clearly see and be involved in - it has led to a proposal of sorts for a new category called "POSTHUMOUS" for the Template:Infobox album ... Pls see Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Music#Posthumous albums: Studio vs Compilation.Moxy (talk) 20:27, 12 December 2010 (UTC)

Additive synthesis

There is a dispute at Talk:Additive_synthesis on whether the sinusoidal definition (3) should be treated as the main definition in the article, and a third opinion would be welcome. Olli Niemitalo (talk) 10:44, 3 February 2012 (UTC)

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