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100 Words: Music & The 8BC System

Principle 3: Music & The 8BC System…a little ditty

John Cage’s piece 4’33” illustrates that there is music everywhere, all around us.

The difference between sound, noise and music is how I think about it, how I approach it. 64 more words

Music / Playlists

John Cage's life in 1952

This was a very important year in John Cage’s life. He continued to develop chance operations as a means to eliminate choice and personal taste from the process of musical composition. 158 more words

1950s

cage on thoreau

Thoreau got up each morning and walked to the woods as though he had never been where he was going to, so that whatever was there came to him like liquid into an empty glass.

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Tutorial & Lecture: Sound Art

In this weeks tutorial we continued our discussions in relation to sound, in particular non-diagetic sound, which is more commonly referred to as sound effects. We looked at, and discussed various media forms that use sound and the way in which they incorporate and create non-diagetic sounds. 323 more words

Lectures

The Music of Resistance

“I undertake to keep the precept to abstain from listening to music, singing, dancing or beautifying my body with makeup, flowers or perfumes.”

 

I’m giving up on giving up an element of the Seventh Precept: “listening to music” 555 more words

Michael Clark Company - animal / vegetable / mineral

On the occasion of Tanz im August

Choreography MICHAEL CLARK
Lighting design CHARLES ATLAS
Costumes STEVIE STEWART & MICHAEL CLARK
Dancers HARRY ALEXANDER, JULIE CUNNINGHAM, MELISSA HETHERINGTON, OXANA PANCHENKO, DANIEL SQUIRE, BENJAMIN WARBIS… 287 more words

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