Sunday, March 18, 2007

In the key of W, IF YOU PLEASE

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was a blind jazz musician who could play multiple instruments at once! He also used a small amount of electronics in his work (recorded birds chirping and played them backwards in his performances for example). Not suprisingly, he cites Edgar Varese, one of the fathers of electronic music, as one of his main influences. This is a funny video of John Cage and Kirk mashed together.

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