New in Arteidolia, The Anti-metaphysical Metaphysician, an essay on the metaphysical paintings of Carlo Carra. (Above: Natura morta metafisica, 1919)
Just discovered a brief video clip of the Nancy Havlik Dance Performance Group in rehearsal for our September 21st show. Thanks and a tip o’ the beret to Aquiles Holladay.
In the new issue of Perfect Sound Forever, a piece considering the usefulness of the expression “extended technique.”
Delighted to appear as guest artist with Nancy Havlik’s Dance Performance Group tonight at Rhizome. Also appearing as a guest artist is Ken Manheimer, pictured above. At 8:00 PM, 6950 Maple Street NW in Takoma Park, D.C.
An excerpt from Wooden Mirrors is All About Jazz’s Track of the Day.
New on Bandcamp, a set of realizations for solo double bass and prepared double bass of graphic scores by composer/trumpeter Bruce Friedman. From the liner note: O.P.T.I.O.N.S.—which stands for Optional Parameter to Improvise Organized Nascent Sound—is a set of modular, largely indeterminate scores created at the beginning of this century by Los Angeles composer Bruce … More o.p.t.i.o.n.s. for double bass
New in Arteidolia, a review-essay of Preserving Fire, a volume of Philip Lamantia’s selected prose.