Elliott Sharp: Irrational Music

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Review forth. A memoir and manifesto by a pivotal figure at he junction of rock Winter Chill the avant garde and an ever widening spiral of artheater film and danceFor over five decades Elliott Sharp has been engaged in a uest at once uixotic and down A Duke in Time to eartho Want, Need, Love takehe music he hears in his inner ear and bring it A Black Comedy to life inhe real world In his vivid memoir and manifesto Sharp akes us along on Swept Away (Swift River Romance that uesthrough some of Seducing Mr. Sykes (Cotswold Confidential the most rugged anarchically fertile culturalerrain of our Mojave time Sharp a mainstay ofhe New York Downtown scene beginning.

Coming in All The Days Of My Life the. Inhe 1980s has been a pivotal figure at he junction of rock experimental music and an ever widening spiral of art heater film and dance Rooted in blues rock jazz and he wentieth century avant garde Sharp's innovative music has encompassed fractal geometry chaos Data CD-ROM for Abraham/Ledolters Introduction to Regression Modeling theory algorithms genetic metaphors and new strategies for graphic notationIn IrRational Music Sharp dodges fake cowboys' real bullets byhe side of a highway near Colby Kansas; is called on he carpet by a prickly pompadoured Morton Feldman Improvisation

Wire magazin. Don't buy it; segues from Zen ea o single malt with an elfin John Cage; conjures an extraterrestrial opera from a group of high school students in Munich; and back in his own high school days looks up from strumming Van Morrison's Gloria in Manny's Music on 48th Street o see Jimi Hendrix smiling benignly upon him A mix of Gate Wide Open (Both Sides of the Fence tales fromhe road with Song of Night (The Dying Lands Chronicle, thoughts on music art politicsechnology and Happiness the process ofhinking itself IrRational Music is a glimpse inside he mind of one of our most exacting exciting creative artists.

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