[linux-audio-user] Re: Mellotron sounds

tim hall tech at glastonburymusic.org.uk
Sat Jul 2 05:55:50 EDT 2005


Last Thursday 30 June 2005 17:03, John Check was like:
> Someone mentioned copyright but the chances of getting sued are pretty
> slim. It's not like we'd be eating Chamberlins lunch

I think that may be exactly the situation. So long as we use original samples, 
credit our sources and no-one makes any money out of it, the worst case 
scenario is that Mellotron Archives insist we take the soundfonts off-line. I 
think we might have a reasonable chance to argue that their endorsement of 
these soundfonts might be a very cool PR move in the current climate of Linux 
acceptance if it came to that. (: So I'm an optimist. :)

cheers,

tim hall
http://glastonburymusic.org.uk


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