New in Arteidolia, The Oracle’s Regret, an essay inspired by a painting by Giorgio de Chirico and an improvisation for soprano saxophone and violin by Gianni Mimmo and Alison Blunt.
Back in the 1970s in New Haven, Leo Smith put together an ensemble that endured throughout the decade. Read about it here, in All About Jazz. For more about the creative music scene in 1970s and 1980s New Haven, see The Creative Musicians Improvisors Forum: New Haven’s AACM & BassDrumBone and the New Haven Jazz … More new in all about jazz, leo smith & new dalta ahkri
New in Perfect Sound Forever, The Music of Visual Poetry, in which I write about the process and principles behind interpreting Randee Silv‘s asemic visual poems as graphic musical scores. (The visual art can be seen here; the resulting performances can be heard here.)