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Music Universe, Music Mind Music Universe, Music Mind: Revisiting the Creative Music Studio, Woodstock, New York (Ann Arbor, Arborville Publishing, 1996, ISBN 0965043843)
This book is the only full-length account of the legendary Creative Music Studio, founded by Ornette Coleman and Karl Berger in 1971.
A wonderful book of reminiscence. -- Karl Berger
A valuable addition to the bibliography on the pedagogy of improvisation. -- George LewisClick here to order.
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Monthly Archives: July 2012
“Long-Absent Free-Jazz Gem Reappears.” So reads the title of a post on “Culture Catch,” in which the reissued “Marzette Watts & Company” (ESP-Disk’) is reviewed. Never heard of Marzette Watts? Neither had I. But his “company” includes Karl Berger. If you’re building the comprehensive Karl Berger discography, you won’t want to overlook this one from [...]
“Quatuor Creole,” Sylvain Leroux’s recent release on Engine Rec records is reviewed here: http://www.doobeedoobeedoo.info/2012/07/17/cd-review-sylvain-lerouxs-music-of-french-creole-creoles-of-color/ It features a nice little video, photo montage. Sylvain works most of the time with a group that he leads called Fula Flute. Check ‘em out.
An effort is underway to contact as many CMS alumni as possible and to build a CMS Community website with an alumni directory. There’s going to be a fortieth anniversary celebration next year, and won’t you be bummed if you don’t make it because no one knew how to contact you? This message has gone [...]