“a feast for the eye and for the ear” — Radio 4, Holland
Sixty Videos, Sixty Composers, Sixty World Premieres by and for Guy Livingston
“What if 60 composers from 18 countries each wrote 60 seconds for solo piano?” Don’t Panic! Livingston handles the show with an expert vison and masterful storytelling skills. Anecdotes of composers and mishaps are mixed with insight into the very nature of time.
Featured on the front page of the New York Times, in Le Monde, and on National Public Radio’s Weekend Edition.
“A great performance, visually and musically” — NRC Handelsblad
is silence tangible?
More about Silence
Suggested reading list on silence
John Cage: Silence (this is the bible of John Cage fans – full of insight and anecdotes)
Kyle Gann: No Such Thing as Silence (Gann was head music critic for the Village Voice)
Salomé Voegelin: Silence and Noise (a modern take on sound art)
Douglas Kahn: Noise Water Meat (a controversial rebuttal of many preconceived ideas)
Film: Die große Stille (a mystical documentary about a french monastery)
Movie: The Sound of Noise (Swedish alternative detective movie, hilarious, cult)
Suggested listening list
medieval music of the école de Notre Dame: especially Leonin and Pérotin