You’re now chatting with a random stranger. Say hi!
You both like classical music.
You: Do you like playing guitar
Stranger: I don’t play guitar. My dad does.
You: I love guitar & piano
Stranger: I play violin, viola, cello, and flute
Stranger: I love piano! I don’t play I wish I did
You: I always want to learn piano, but I don’t have one…
Stranger: I only played flute for marching band, so I’m only fairly decent
You: but guitar is much cheaper, and I have one
Stranger: Who’s your favorite composer?
You: Yanni plays new age music
Stranger: I’ve heard of Yanni. Not really familiar.
You: Jesse cook plays New Flamenco(using guitar)
Stranger: Yas. Mozart is genius
You: is my favorite classical music composor
Stranger: Very good choice.
Stranger: I play Mozart concertos all of the time.
Stranger: My favorite is Tchaikovsky
You: I have been listening his music since I was 8 years old
Stranger: but Mozart is great classical. Lol 8 years old was a pretty important time in his life.
Stranger: that’s freaking awesome.e
You: I only know one __ of Tchaikovsky, it is swan lake
You: well, English is not my native language…so I don’t know what should I use in ___ of the last scentence..
Stranger: It’s a “work” or a “piece”
Stranger: probably work since it’s a full ballet
Stranger: What is your first language? where are you from?
Stranger: Oh that’s awesome! I’m American.
Stranger: Haitian american.
You: what do you mean Haitian American?
Stranger: Yes. Sure. Just my parents are from Haiti. I’m black and it’s a pretty important part of my identity.
Stranger: I don’t just say American because I don’t identify with pure American culture so much
Stranger: I don’t know what that is…
Stranger: I’m not African, sorry.
You: It’s just a cool combination of guitar and Djembe
You: All the music I love(except some pop music) aren’t very popular in China, few people know them.
You: alright, I can enjoy them along~
You: And I played clarinets long times ago
Stranger: that’s cool, my dad plays clarinet
You: At that time, we have a orchestral band with many kids who can play saxophone, clarinet, trumpet, drum, trombone…
Stranger: I’m sorry; I actually have to go. It’s getting late where I am
Stranger: It was nice talking to you.
You: well, I’m so unfamiliar with the name of music instrument that I have to translate it
You: nice to talk to you too!
Stranger has disconnected.