Day 222. Hahaha! I love that.
My strangely relaxing ride with Alison yesterday. ;-)
Super fun rehearsal for musical improv. Oh yeah — the marriage of my two loves. 69 more words
The Fictionals are excited to announce that we’ll be back at Fan Expo Vancouver this year, April 3-5 at the Vancouver Convention Center: http://www.fanexpovancouver.com/guests/the-fictionals-comedy-co
Two super-powered shows: a special edition of “Improv Against Humanity”, and “The Improvised Adventures of FEV”! 12 more words
In improvisation, silence matters almost as much as the actual playing, something that is immediately apparent on The Last Train, a welcome pairing between Roger Turner, one of the UK’s most vaunted drummers, and Japan’s Otomo Yoshihide, a multi-instrumentalist of wide-reaching tastes and skill, here flexing his considerable musical muscles on electric guitar. 498 more words
Rhodri Davies is not a unique artist and musician, but he’s pretty close. Just like Okkyung Lee with the cello and John Butcher on the saxophone, Welsh harpist Davies totally deconstructs, reimagines and explores his instrument, at times to the point of making it utterly unrecognisable. 772 more words
The most remarkable thing about this intimate, almost self-effacing record is that it was crafted via a series of improvisations. You wouldn’t think so, to listen to it. 500 more words