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Music Now 2015: Thursday 3/12

  On Thursday, I attended the concert at the Woodward Theater in Over The Rhein.  The concert was a collaboration between concert:nova and the Music Now… 855 more words

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The Event Of A Lifetime: Wadada Leo Smith Presents 44 Years: Retrospective at The Stone With Guests Bill Laswell, Henry Kaiser, William Parker, John Zorn, George Lewis and More | Music News

The Event Of A Lifetime: Wadada Leo Smith Presents 44 Years: Retrospective at The Stone With Guests Bill Laswell, Henry Kaiser, William Parker, John Zorn, George Lewis and More | Music News… 957 more words

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John Zorn, 'Kristallnacht' (03/94)

John Zorn, “Never Again,” from Kristallnacht
For almost three minutes the sound of breaking glass is like a waterfall: that fast, that implacable. Then just the footsteps of someone running away; then Hebrew chanting; then a sort of Austro-Hungarian salon ensemble, discreetly summoning the dead soul of Central Europe. 98 more words

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If you thought Free Jazz was different - try this!

In the old days everything was better, or at least simpler!

Up to the 1960ies, the development of Jazz followed largely a straight line. A style followed the previous one, the most recent one dominated and was the most relevant one in the given context. 1,211 more words

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Yoko Ono Celebrates Her 82nd Birthday With Two 10" LP's Featuring Antony and John Zorn | Music News

Yoko Ono Celebrates Her 82nd Birthday With Two 10″ LP’s Featuring Antony and John Zorn | Music News

by Erik Otis

Cultural icon Yoko Ono… 510 more words

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Multi-Genre Presentation

So I’m supposed to do a presentation on multi-genre, this is when a track switches it’s whole original motif whether it be a funk track that switches into polka or a pop track that changes into an Indian raga. 342 more words

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Favorite Music of 2014

Until the last ten years or so I used to buy so few new albums that every purchase was treated like a favorite new record; I would endlessly play it whether or not I thought it was all that great. 1,829 more words

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