[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTapNp-31rU%5D A little musical geekery for those of you interested in classical music, minimalist music, reconfigurations of the “greats”, and the ever-interesting Max Richter. The fact of having to wait until 2013 for this album release is a bit maddening on the heels of… Continue Reading “Reconfiguring the classics – a Max Richter short.”
The first ever animated gif of the Flying Folk Army! Thanks Caelie! And yes, I believe there will be video and soon!
Everyone carries a room about inside them. This fact can even be proved by means of the sense of hearing. If someone walks fast and one pricks up one’s ears and listens, say at night, when everything round about is quiet, one hears, for… Continue Reading “Listen: Max Richter, The Blue Notebooks”
I started learning how to play the violin when I was just two and a half years old, my mother being a music teacher and all, not a minute of potential was going to pass me by. Consequently, the feel of a fiddle under… Continue Reading “Makin’ music.”
I was lucky last night in being finally introduced to the music of Amanda Palmer (I went to a Night with Neil and Amanda because I’m a Neil Gaiman fan). Needless to say – I am smitten. I have searched YouTube for the my… Continue Reading “Last Night……”