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John Cage Centennial

via youtube.com Happy Birthday John Cage, 100 years young, and still not a day goes by when I do not reminisce on your accepting laughter. Some days all it takes is the sound of street traffic. Continue reading

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Musicians Wage War Against Robots

via Paleofuture”The true function of the machine is to increase the value of the product fed into it — not to debase it. Therefore mechanical music, as a substitute for Living Music, is a spurious form of progress — Like a loom converting good w… Continue reading

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Jazz For Beginners

selected for enjoyablility as well as importance, from the broad “modern” period extending from 60 – 2000. excluded are both earlier classic styles such as Dixieland or Big Band, also leaving out later day completely improvised/free recordings. vi… Continue reading

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