Shelves: music This book is to lite reading what nuclear war is to Ghandi. Some pages are actual hand-written scores from the musicians involved in the book, showing examples of their non-conformist approach to composing. Unless you can read music and have a like for long, drawn out texts explaining the tiniest nuances of sound and performance, this book is not for you. For avant-garde musicians, though, this is the Bible, the Holy Grail, the introduction to the secret society of the forward-thinking composers This book is to lite reading what nuclear war is to Ghandi. For avant-garde musicians, though, this is the Bible, the Holy Grail, the introduction to the secret society of the forward-thinking composers of our time.
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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Feb 12, Tristan rated it really liked it. Return to Book Page. This arcaha almost entirely unprecedented for an artistic movement of such scope and involving as many important figures as it does. It highlights some important zorb from the past few decades that have mostly been ignored due to their departure from typical composition designs. Customers who bought this item also bought.
Mar 27, Geoffrey Olsen rated it it was amazing. This book should have been a perfect fit for me, but in actuality reading it was a mixed pleasure. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I was expecting an essay or two by John Zorn, rather than a brief extremely introduction and a list of images. Astounding, confusing, challenging, humerous, and ultimately engaging are my feelings upon this collection.
Anverlyb rated it liked xorn Oct 21, Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Definitely for musical prodigies stricken with chronic individualism. Refresh and try again. Jun 18, Jeffrey rated it liked it. Through manifestos, scores, interviews, notes and critical papers, contributors to this in-depth anthology address composing, playing, improvising, teaching, and thinking in and through music.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Claudia Adams rated it liked it Oct 06, Josh rated it ozrn liked it Oct 15, An appendix of brief bios for each artist ends the book, along with short lists of recommended listenings. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Read more Read less. This is not a how to book by any means, in fact Zorrn offers far more than that.
Pat Recommends Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Some of these essays are not technically well written nor do they try to be. Not for students learning to play the violin to satisfy their parents.
Valerie Resser rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Roberto rated it liked it Dec 15, Larry Orchs of Rova Sax Quartet, gets into arana, ya might think its pedantic to give licks, noodles and fragments of it, as he does arcanaa its a world of use,I sat down ans played all of it, loved it.
Many more people were invited to contribute, but for one reason or another not all were able to participate. These texts are for the seriously deranged opponent of conformity. This is musicians writing about music. Since the real operative term is multi-culturalism not postmodernity, this was infinitely useful to read other persepctives, and means of performing and improvising with non-Western instruments.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Bill Frisell provides an approach to guitar fingering, Marc Ribot talks about earplugs, Ikue Mori discusses how she works with drum machines, and Bob Ostertag details how he adapted the sounds of a queer riot for string quartet. All of them provide for inspiring and thought-provoking reading, making this an invaluable book for both fans of these artists and aspiring musicians zkrn the avant garde.
Mark Gallay rated it it was amazing Oct 22, Professor Korobkin does a great job covering the Topics of Contracts from A to Z in a very comprehensive, effective way. Most 10 Related.
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