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Month: September, 2022

Tuesday, September 20th

never enough

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue); Netherlands Bach Society, published 9/15/22

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random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Monday, September 19th

sounds of New York

Brandon Lopez (bass), Mat Maneri (viola), Gerald Cleaver (drums), live, New York, 9/16/22

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art beat: more

William Klein (1926-2022), Dance in Brooklyn, 1955

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Sunday, September 18th

sounds of Chicago

Jessy Dixon (1938-2011) and The Jessy Dixon Singers, “Wait on Jesus,” live (TV show [Jubilee Showcase]), 1969

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random sights

other day, Chicago

Saturday, September 17th

more

Jaimie Branch’s Fly or Die (JB [1983-2022, trumpet, voice, percussion, composition] with Lester St. Louis [cello, voice, percussion], Jason Ajemian [bass], Chad Taylor [drums, mbira, voice]), “Prayer for Amerikka,” live, New York, 2021

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art beat: more

William Klein (1926-2022), 3 Kids + Harmonica, New York, 1955

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Friday, September 16th

sounds of Benin (and all over)

Angélique Kidjo (1960-), live (studio), Washington, D.C., published 9/12/22

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random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Thursday, September 15th

sounds of Ukraine

Alyona Alyona, Jerry Heil, Gedz, “Viter viie” (“The wind is blowing”), published 9/14/22

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art beat: more

William Klein (1926-2022), See Saw Gang, New York, 1955

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Wednesday, September 14th

alone

No matter how often I hear these tiny pieces, no matter how many pianists I hear play them, they remain perpetually fresh.

Frederic Chopin (1810-1849), Preludes, Op. 28 (1835-1839); Seong-Jin Cho (1994-, piano), live, 2017

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art beat: more

William Klein (1926–2022), Candy Store, Amsterdam Avenue, New York, 1955

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Tuesday, September 13th

alone

Lukas Ligeti (1965-), “Thinking Songs” (2015), Mvt. III (Four-Part Invention); Caitlin Jones (marimba), 2021

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passings

William Klein, photographer, filmmaker, April 19, 1926–September 10, 2022

Dance in Brooklyn, New York, 1955

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Monday, September 12th

sounds of San Francisco

Charles Lloyd Quartet (CL [1938-], tenor saxophone, flute, compositions; Keith Jarrett [1945-], piano, soprano saxophone; Ron McClure [1941-], bass; Jack DeJohnette [1942-], drums), live (TV show), San Francisco, 1968

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random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, September 11th

timeless

Quartet of unidentified incarcerated men at Cummins State Farm (now Cummins Unit), Gould, Arkansas, recorded by John A. Lomax on May 21, 1939, under the auspices of the Archive of Folk Song, Library of Congress. Photo of baptism at Cummins, 1953, from the University of Arkansas-Little Rock Center for Arkansas History and Culture.”—Alan Lomax Archive, YouTube

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reading table

Bats have no bankers and they do not drink
and cannot be arrested and pay no tax
and, in general, bats have it made.

—John Berryman (1914-1972, MCOTD Hall of Fame), from Dream Song #63

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