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Re: Live Looping: it pops up everywhere gone OT Xenakis
mark francombe wrote:
> "to me
> this just sounds like randomly banging on stuff". ;-)
> ha ha!! i had the opposite...
> I was at a gig once and a single drummer was "randomly banging stuff" I
> said to my friend ..."to me
> this just sounds like randomly banging on stuff". and he glared at me
> and said... "Its a piece by Xenakis and it took him 3 months to learn, 8
> hours a day, he is a master percussionist!!!!"
> I shut up...
I dunnow tho', Xenakis' stuff is atonal and rhythmically unorthodox,
..but I always thought it hung together well in a very non-random way.
Maybe he wasn't such a master percussionist after all.
anyone else into Xenakis?