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Soothing through a cello moment

That soothing sounds of an orchestra shall tag along with a relaxing sensation. Cherishing it into a peaceful soul. Sensing the need to take it through a cello moment. 99 more words


The New Yorker: Philip Glass Reveals His Love for the Cello

October 19, 2017

The cello is the most human of stringed instruments. Its span encompasses both male and female ranges, from basso profundo to coloratura soprano; grasped between the knees, it is not so much possessed by the player as embraced, its shrieks and rumbles absorbed fully by the body. 393 more words

Matt Haimovitz

Thursday, October 19th

tomorrow night

They’re playing at the University of Chicago—Bartok and Ligeti.

Wolfgang Rihm (1952-), String Quartet No. 13
Arditti Quartet, live, London, 2012


None of That - Live (rescore)

This is a very clever animated film short from the Ringling College of Art and Design. I’ve rescored it for piano trio (piano, violin, and cello). 94 more words

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The Emperor of Ice Cream

I was reminded of this poem, and Wallace Stevens in general, while writing about the 20 most anthologized modern American poems recently. It’s odd that I needed to be reminded of Stevens. 1,220 more words