For his recent set at Noiseberg in Berlin, Jeff Surak included samples of Gary Rouzer and me playing Gyorgy Kurtag’s Ligatura, recorded inside the vault at Pyramid Atlantic. Which certainly beats lugging a double bass onto a plane. Photo of Gary and me inside the vault by Jeff Surak.
New in Arteidolia, some thoughts about encounters in public spaces, inspired by dancer Alison Ball’s performance in choreographer Daniel McCusker’s “Hey!” Image by Randee Silv
2016 is the 100th anniversary of Dada. In Perfect Sound Forever, I look at experimental music through the cracked lens of Dada.