Monthly Archives: October 2005

Striking a Bum Note


Yet another common-sense opinion on the obsolescence of record companies and physical media.

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Berio Article


An article discusses Berio’s use of other composers style to forge a link to the past while remaining contemporary.

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One Final Note Reviews


The latest from One Final Note: 24 October 2005 :. Mat Maneri Pentagon (Thirsty Ear) by James Beaudreau :. Michaël Attias Renku (Playscape) by Troy Collins :. Coxhill/Gjerstad/Stephens This That and the Other (Loose Torque) by John Eyles :. Menza/Bacon/Jones … Continue reading

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Cold Meat Industry 2005 North American Tour and 2006 in Australia


Those of uson this continent have an opportunity t check out some Cold Meat Industry artists in November. An even more elaborate 2 day festival is to take place early next year in Australia.

Posted in Performances

Muhal Richard Abrams in NYC


The The AACM New York is putting on a show featuring Abrams. THE ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CREATIVE MUSICIANS 40th YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION SEASON CONTINUES: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2005 8PM MUHAL RICHARD ABRAMS (SOLO PIANO PERFORMANCE) & THE MUHAL … Continue reading

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Everyone's playing it, but don't call it a trend


An article posits that nothing is really hot right now with jazz, and that may be ok. In the mean time it discusses how some artists have started their own labels as a way of doing their own thing.

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John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble – A Blessing


This recent release is reviewed.

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