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Re: Suggestive random phrase

From:J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>
Date:Monday, June 9, 2003, 8:12
In a message dated 2003:06:08 11:16:49 AM, cowan@MERCURY.CCIL.ORG writes:

>I just received a spam (contents irrelevant) with the highly suggestive >title "purporive oillion". I hope it inspires somebody.
_purporive oillion_ - purple purposes derived from an oil million *gigglabyte!* --- Hanuman Zhang, the "Yves Klein Bleu Aardvark," musical mad scientist (no, I don't wanna take over the world, just the sound spectrum...) "What strange risk of hearing can bring sound to music - a hearing whose obligation awakens a sensibility so new that it is forever a unique, new-born, anti-death surprise, created now and now and now. .. a hearing whose moment in time is always daybreak." - Lucia Dlugoszewski "The wonderousness of the human mind is too great to be transferred into music only by 7 or 12 elements of tone steps in one octave." - shakuhachi master Masayuki Koga "There's a rabbinical tradition that the music in heaven will be microtonal" -annotative interpretation of Schottenstein Tehillim, 92:4, the verse being: "Upon a ten-stringed * instrument and upon lyre, with singing accompanied by harp." [* utilizing new tones] NADA BRAHMA - Sanskrit, "sound [is the] Godhead" "God utters me like a word containing a partial thought of himself." -Thomas Merton LILA - Sanskrit, "divine play/sport/whimsy" - "the universe is what happens when God wants to play" - "joyous exercise of spontaneity involved in the art of creation" ...improvisation is about change, about flux rather than stasis. ... you have to be aware of the fact that improvisation is about a constant change. - Steve Beresford improvisation: "a process of liberation, a working around the assumptions that define our civilization, and the results are open-ended." - John Berndt