In Percorsi Musicali, a symposium on the contemporary double bass. I have a piece on Alisei, a superb album of compositions by Stefano Scodanibbio arranged and performed by Daniele Roccato and Ludus Gravis.
Clairvoyance, the first recording by the superb improvisational group Clairvoyance Trio, is now out on Amirani Records. The trio is Gianni Mimmo on soprano saxophone, Adriano Orru on double bass, and Silvia Corda on piano. The music is freely improvised and sublime, and I’m proud to have been asked to write the liner note.
Back in February, Perfect Sound Forever published a conversation Cristiano Bocci and I had regarding his work in music and mathematics. Now, with the kind permission of PSF, Percorsi Musicali has run our conversation in the original English and Italian.
In the new Perfect Sound Forever, some speculations on the role of extended instrumental technique in contemporary music.
In the new Perfect Sound Forever, I talk with Gary Peters, author of Improvising Improvisation and The Philosophy of Improvisation, about some of the philosophical issues improvisation raises.
On Arteidolia, a piece on Joelle Leandre Being with Sound.
New in Arteidolia, a review-essay on Improvising Improvisation.