For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified.... Astonished at the wonderful form you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on records forever!

– Sir Arthur Sullivan to Thomas Edison,
recorded on wax cylinder, 1888

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1988-present: Derwood, Maryland. 1980-1988: Silver Spring, Maryland. 1976-1980: Madison, Wisconsin. 1972-1976: Stockton, California. 1954-1972: Walnut Grove, California.