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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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Tag Archives: John Cage
Karl Berger performed John Cage’s famous composition 4’33″ on August 29, 2012, for the 60th anniversary of the piece. The performance took place at the Woodstock Artists Association Museum in Woodstock, New York. Never heard of 4’33″? 4′33″ (pronounced “Four minutes, thirty-three seconds” is a three-movement composition by American experimental composer John Cage (1912–1992). It [...]
I must confess, of all the artists in the giant list of CMS guiding artists, there are many about whom I know nothing at all. And that’s one good reason for me to write this blog. I’m determined to learn something about all of them, and bring you up to date on their 2011 activities [...]