Fishko Files Edit this Published in Fishko Files From the Archives: Play-Along (Originally Aired 1/28/00) Listen 7 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe width="600" height="130" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" src="//www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=json/62399"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Being a musician, even a good amateur musician, requires hours of practice alone with one's instrument. But many players prefer company, and still rely on a system that's now half-a-century old.