[JPL] Pronunciations

Larry Appelbaum jumpmonk at hotmail.com
Tue Aug 17 13:36:54 EDT 2010

fwiw, Vijay Iyer puts the pronunciation of his name on his website (Vid-jay), but most people pronounce it Vee-jay. 

> Hmmmm...I don't think so Ed but that's my view. If anything, I think it's 
> presumptuous for us to assume to know how to pronounce the name. Are 
> you implying that if an artist phonetically puts their name out there... 
> anywhere for that matter...for pronunciation sake...it's patronizing? Racist? 
> Really? 
> Jae 


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