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Re: Music Scene
> At 10:22 AM -0700 4/10/06, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>>Art is when I create music in my studio. In private. Performance is
>>ask strangers to approve of my art. In public.
> Hm. I think of performance as a communicative process. To me, art
> is an expression of some combination of conscious and subconscious
> ideas and emotions. When I get onstage, I'm not asking for approval,
> I'm trying to say something to the people I'm playing for. Some of
> what Imn saying is verbal, and some is abstract.
Thank you, I think I may have used the wrong word there. In what I wrote
previously substitute "attention" for "approval".
Would you agree with the statement:
"Art is when I create music in my studio. In private. Performance is when
ask strangers to pay attention to my art. In public."
I think even with the change my original point is still valid.