I'll be presenting new work at my noon talk at SōSI, tomorrow. Solos for Josh (steel drums) and for Jason (drum set), most of which were written in a furiously productive first week here. And Sō will play Babybot, a little quartet of mine, on Saturday afternoon. FYI.
... and we will celebrate the release of both, in Brooklyn on 1.29.
One More Revolution (the book) and Wake / Rise (the record)
PLUS a performance of Home Body by David Degge
Monday, January 29 @ 7PM
Happylucky no. 1
734 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11216
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A = home body = a solo for voice, hammered dulcimer, kick drum, hi hat. played simultaneously in miraculous fashion by david degge.
B = symmetry and sharing = here.
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I've been working on something new. I entered a demo version into the Tiny Desk Concert contest:
And then, after we acquired a real piano (!), playing this next tune ("fireball") reminded me that I actually recorded it years ago. So I'll share that, too:
It's a song about my brother being at war in Iraq. Here's hoping that this whole war song genre gets to lie dormant for the next many years.
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