A displaced Californian composer writes about music made for the long while & the world around that music. ~
The avant-garde is flexibility of mind. — John Cage ~
...composition is only a very small thing, taken as a part of music as a whole, and it really shouldn't be separated from music making in general. — Douglas Leedy ~
My God, what has sound got to do with music! — Charles Ives
Wednesday, September 13, 2006
Stoic Hands Rehearsing Ernestly
Rehearsing is fascinating, and often more engaging than "real" performing. Here's raw video footage of Edward Gorey rehearsing the puppets of Le Theatricule Stoique.