Selected essays and reviews from 1990 to the present, including concert reports, music reviews, and essays about various aspects of contemporary music and art. Some of these pieces were originally published in Night Sites & Sounds, a monthly music magazine, and The Collective Voice, the journal of the Madison Music Collective, both published in Madison, WI.



Musical Structure, Cyclical Time & Inspiration


6 Haiku in the Form of a Drum


Crossing Cultures, Erasing Borders


New Traditions Music


John Cage, 1912-1992


Cold Fusion Reaction



Mysticism and Anti-Intellectualism


Going Against the Grain


Inspiration: The Western Lands






Jazz Essays:


On Improvisation


Provoking Judgment (On Improvisation II)


Separating Out the Wheat


Disturbing the Universe


Notes Towards a Folklore of Jazz






More Essays on Random Topics:


True Non-Believers






Random gleanings towards memoir and autobiography:


Three Essays towards a spiritual autobiography

Fragments towards an autobiography




  

A group of spiritual and personal essays, on various topics.

 








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