mmm048 Sunday, November 16, 2014


m(usic(ian's)m(eeting) 48








tENT sit out front in the not completely inhospitable 40°F drinking a Breckenridge Oatmeal Stout from 6:55 to 7:24. Around 7:20 he txts Rob to ask if he's coming.

Rob calls at 7:23 to say he didn't realize it was happening & sd he'd be over soon

Hyla arrives at 7:35

Rob arrives at 7:37 - Rob talks about seeing music movie called "Whiplash" - intense movie about a drum student & an abusive teacher - "unbelievable" & "overdone"

tENT mentions "The Piano Teacher" on a similar theme by the same director who did "Funny Games" the latter of wch both tENT & Rob both found unbearably sadistic - making neither of them ever wanting to see another movie by the director

tENT plays a scene from "The Manster" movie that was thought to have musical saw but then realized that it must be in a different scene wch he then didn't bother to try to find

tENT plays the opening credits of another horror movie called "The Head" wch has Lasry-Baschet Sound Structures in the soundtrack

Rob plays his song "Attractive Ladies of the Emergency Room" performed by his new group called "All Kinds of Wrong" then plays another song by the same group called "I Can Read Your Mind"

Hyla plays Taraf de Haïdouk's "Briu" wch is so damned lively it's hard to sit still during it - this is followed by "Hara din Caval" & Spune, spune, mos batrin" - the group's a Roma one from Roumania/Hungary

Rob plays 2 songs from a recent mix CD he put together called "Come On Down To My Boat Baby": "Chase the Ringing Sun" (maybe?) & Joan Osborne's "Right Hand Man" wh Rob interprets as a masturbation song

tENT plays "Roumen Bodoski" from "The Music of Bulgaria" record & asks Hyla & Rob to guess what country it's from.

Hyla guesses Afghanistan, Macedonia, & Scotland

& Rob guesses Brazil & Italy

tENT's question was a tricky one b/c the music is like strange bagpipe music that sounds very different from the more well-known Bulgarian vocal music

tENT plays 1st cut of Fred Lowry's "Whistling For You" 10"

tENT plays the beginning of an NPR record meant for radio-play of the Minnesota Opera Company's "The Newest Opera in the World" that used a wheel-of-fortune to make decisions

tENT plays François Bayle's "L'Oiseau Chanteur" from the "Musique Concrete" record in honor of Sylvaine Bellec

tENT plays Joey Molinaro's "The Inalienable Dream Less"

tENT plays the 1st few minutes of the movie of the 2nd rehearsal of his new(ish) piece "A Catamaran Animist Vigor". In case it's humanly possible that any of you escaped my media barrage promoting that, here's the URL & EMBED for it online:

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tENT plays "Mel Bay Presents Juan Serrano The Flamenco Tradition" DVD's beginning

tENT gives Rob "Pleasures of the Court" record

Liz arrives 9:21

tENT gives Rob "Pastimes & Piano Rags" record

Rob talks about "Café Society" venue in NYC in 1938 (?) where blacks & whites mixed freely - unlike places like the Cotton Club where black entertainers performed to white audiences w/o intermingling allowed

tENT gives Hyla Jefferson Starship's "Spitfire" record

tENT gives Rob the Pieree Henry issue of Point d'Ironie

tENT shows 1st movie on G. X. Jupitter-Larsen's DVD "Selected Videos 1983-2006"

Rob & Hyla leave around 9:40

tENT plays Moisei Yakubovish "Improvisations" record for Liz who takes it to give to her boyfriend

tENT replays the beginning of the afore-mentioned "A Catamaran.." movie for Liz

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