Originally Posted by BroncoBuff
It should NOT be said that excellent musicianship has NO bearing on quality of music ... but excellent musicianship is judged on an OBJECTIVE standard, where great music is judged on a SUBJECTIVE standard. You can't tell somebody they shouldn't like the music they like, but you can (with sufficient expertise) correctly rate which are the most talented musicians.
Thus, SKILL = Judged Objectively ... ENJOYMENT = Judged Subjectively.
Very well put.
My position exactly.
BTW, +1 on the Neil Young appreciation thing.