Take No Shelter Here Dept. (2013/11/11 10:00)On (not) taking refuge in one's art.
The Art In Yourself (All 57 Varieties) Dept. (2013/09/20 10:00)The more kinds of art you try, the better your art becomes.
Improvisation (Derek Bailey) (2013/06/09 10:00)One of free music's cornerstones, an album of heedless challenges and curious pleasures.
Template In The Head Dept. (2013/05/20 10:00)Why checklist-driven, beat-structure construction works in the short run but is ruinous in the long run.
Astonish Me Dept. (2013/02/26 10:00)"I demand two things from a composer: invention, and that he astonish me." What did Stockhausen mean by this?
The Stanislavsky Solution Dept. (2013/02/11 01:00)On loving the art in yourself, not yourself in the art -- and not letting your art do your living for you.
Intents And Purposes (The Bill Dixon Orchestra) (2013/01/03 10:00)This one-of-a-kind jazz composition, originally in incredibly limited release, is now back on CD.
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