Ubud — The film, Jalanan (“Streetwise”) had won best documentary at the Bussan Film Festival. I thought perhaps 1000 people watched the film but the Jakarta Globe later said the audience had 4000 people. The applause died down and then Daniel Ziv brought on stage the three musicians featured in the film. An incredulous silence fell as the three musicians did a bit of quick warm up and guitar sorting, and...
London — Without a doubt I would suggest that Mark Knopfler is one of today’s great storytellers. The lyrics of his songs are just so well-crafted (as is the music of course!). I had the privilege of being ab...
Portland — Part One, when we consider muses, and eating The Dictionary… How I came to find myself at this Crossroads, bearing little more than my own Shimmering Chimera & Hopes that fit inside a Matchbox,...
When the music warms you up gently.
Learning to Listen Again.
mesmerized by pale blue eyes...
"the development and demise of repeating musical figures"
Drums. Bass. Piano. The Necks.
Robbinsdale Marching Band, giving a free concert to residents. The longest continuously operating band in the country, since 1906.
Singing story songs
laser: Robin Fox
Monochrome: green. Robin Fox.
Oren Ambarchi & Joe Talia. Knots.
Tech rehearsal for CORE III
Galactic feeds my horn addiction.
Cody Chesnutt in Blue Note Tokyo
Back again, this time for the music.
Just back from Ubud Writers Festival. Brilliant indie documentary about three Jakarta street musicians, projected on an open air screen. After the heartfelt standing ovation the Canadian Director came on stage.
Sun setting over Ocktoberfest in Cambridge
Blues on the lake
A storyteller par excellence
Waiting for Steve...aitingw...itingwa...tingwai...ingwait...
Reich & Utzon. Together.
waiting for Steve Reich...
DJ Towa at the wheels