New on Vimeo, Dialogues 1, a film by Chris Lynn with texts written and read by Chris and Una Lee. I provided a solo double bass performance for the soundtrack.
This period of lockdown has been a time of channeling creative energies into virtual collaborations. During March, April and May Gary Rouzer and I worked together on a set of mostly improvised music shared via file exchange now released on his Bandcamp page as Postcards from Quarantine. Photograph and album art by Gary Rouzer.
Tonight Media Monsters on Twitch TV will be airing The Door to the Falls, an experimental film by Chris Lynn with music by myself. 10 PM Pacific time.
Thanks to KBOO’s A Different Nature program for airing “Watching the Watchers,” a track from Take a Sound. Do Something to It. Do Something Else to It., my collaboration with electronics artist Steve Hilmy. It’s available as a free download from Pan y Rosas.
Thanks to Massimo of Touching Extremes for taking the time this month to review Wooden Mirrors. Also, just found–this very nice note about Wooden Mirrors from Yamana Note Dreams.
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