snippet of “noise”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ml_lzcxDm5g

From a 2 hour + concert @ the Kitty Cat Klub 8/17/15 as part of the Tourniquet Noise Series curated by Kevin Cosgrove and Dolores Dewberry. (Thanks to Jon Copeland for taking the snapshot and getting the green light to post.)

 

Fritz Novotny and Sepp Mitterbauer are once again safely ensconced and active in Vienna. As much as I despise self-aggrandizement (or what can appear as such), and am not entirely comfortable with “blogging” in this manner, I must state that this was an amazing weekend filled with, quite frankly, spectacular music and deep camaraderie ..read more

reformARTwest on YouTube

Trio/Sextet 1 (preface)

https://youtu.be/VHOoJjlG6yw

Trio (excerpt 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WoDUCqWJ_w

Trio (excerpt 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaWeI32bspo

Sextet 1 (excerpt 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xSe_ylSsu0U

Sextet 1 (excerpt 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZVheAfLixE

Sextet 1 (excerpt 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWv1Aa2ncs4

Sextet 1 (excerpt 4)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtzfKBfOZys

Sextet 2 (excerpt 1) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuetyx1-rS0

Sextet 2 (excerpt 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLFAGPMBi_0

Sextet 2 (excerpt 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHgv2ShNPU8

Nonet (excerpt 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMAjlNhVoiM

Nonet (excerpt 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2HCOISzU8w

(Richard Mann: videographer [editing on “preface”]; Charles Gillett/Amy Myrbo: photos; Milo Fine: ..read more

Fritz Novotny and Sepp Mitterbauer will be featured in 3 concerts (May 15/16/17, 2015) at Studio Toile d’Angles. I will join  Fritz and Sepp for the first concert under the reformARTwest banner. (http://milofine.com/2014/04/20/a-bona-fide-member/) The remaining two evenings will spotlight the trio in sextet configurations with Elaine Evans/Daniel Furuta/Benjamin J Mansavage Klein on 5/16; and ..read more

“Earlier Outbreaks of Iconoclasm”, a 2 CD set on Emanem, has just been released. (Click here for the back story.) A limited number of copies will be available at upcoming concerts and from this website, with ongoing availability via Emanem and affiliated distributors.

35 years on

The discography listing on the back of the LP AGAINST THE BETRAYERS, published in 1980, includes an LP scheduled for release on the Italian HORO label early the following year. I very seldom make definitive public pronouncements in advance of a publication, but, everything was in place; including the fact that Steve and I ..read more

Recent Site Additions

After some thought, I have decided to publish my 2004 essay on Bill Dixon. (It’s website location is under “Aesthetics Addenda” on the right hand column of any page but “Home”.) Likewise, but under “Articles/Interviews”, there is an 8 part e-mail dialogue with valued friend and (long distance) colleague Stefan Kac.