Blaine’s Days at San Francisco City College


 Thursday, May 27, 2010

city college student in 1977
I received this mail from this guy, Ross Hopeman, wanting me to talk about my time at City College of San Francisco. I was only too happy to oblige, since I consider the time I spent at this venerable institution to be some of the most productive and creative of my life. San Francisco City College was/is a school in the South of San Francisco which was free, or very cheap to attend and offered many facilities for its students, regardless of their income. I, for instance, availed myself of a loaner violin, to replace my stolen one, super 8 film equipment, computer time, use of an 8 track synthesizer recording studio, occasional use of a Les Paul or Fender Precision Bass, video equipment and much more.

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