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
Hanuman Zhang, the "Yves Klein Bleu Aardvark,"
musical mad scientist (no, I don't wanna take over the world, just the sound
"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
"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
LILA - Sanskrit, "divine play/sport/whimsy" - "the universe is what happens
when God wants to play" - "joyous exercise of spontaneity involved in the art
...improvisation is about change, about flux rather than stasis. ... you have
to be aware of the fact that improvisation is about a constant change. -
improvisation: "a process of liberation, a working around the assumptions
that define our civilization, and the results are open-ended." - John Berndt