<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">Originally posted by John:<BR><B>To the "Whomever Cares Department":<P>I've been keeping tabs regarding Beethoven.com's (B-dot-C) commercials vs. music. On average (this is not a formal study), it appears that B-dot-C takes up 14-15 minutes per hour with commercials, announcements, etc. This is certainly better than local broadcasting! Good job!
<BR>Now, if we could just address the "quality" of the commercials
<BR>John</B></font><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>hi john,<P>actually we have 8 minutes of recorded 'commercials' and 1 minute of 'recorded promos' each hour.<P>there is an average of 3 minutes of 'talk' each hour from the on air personalities.<P>total equals approx 12 non-music minutes per hour!<P>sir stew<BR>asst program director