Sophie Dunèr and I met many years ago in Paris, through our mutual interest in George Antheil’s wacky music. Here’s a video we recorded this winter in Berlin, at SOWIESO.
PressAt last, after striking the piano’s soundboard with a ball to create the final note, he tossed it high into the air and caught it. “It’s a piece about risk,” said Livingston. “You can’t drop the ball.” –Sports Illustrated
Antheil: Woman Sonata (première recording)
riffineff by David Jaggerd
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