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London Blog 4

Wow I missed a day there. Yesterday was very busy, with computer work in the morning, drifting into the afternoon, and The AMM concert at night.

We’ve been talking about a few things on the computer front. The first project that came up was building a new sampler that cuts recordings into randomly accessed slices (without clicks), an improvement over the slicer I’m currently using, but not something that […]

By |December 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

London Blog 3

It was a productive day yesterday, begun by dragging my jetlagged butt out of bed and soaking it in strong coffee for a good period. Then (or during) computers were opened and we began to talk about new features in Max 7 and some of the new programming efficiencies they present. I’m hoping that they can wrench my linear brain out of its stupor. I tend to like to see […]

By |December 5th, 2015|Improvisation, Norman Adams, Uncategorized|0 Comments

London Blog 2

The flight and following daze was as disorienting as usual! I took the tube into central London as usual, and made the short walk to the flat in Southwark. It’s a neat neighborhood, very renovated, with cool s hops, restaurants and theatres. AND it’s a 7 minute walk to the Thames, and maybe 12 to the Tate Modern: an appropriate place to start the trip! I spent about an hour […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Improvisation, Norman Adams, touring|0 Comments

UK trip 2015!

Last year at this time, I was was feeling pretty burned out, by an unrelenting schedule of orchestra, administration, suddenlyLISTEN shows and other projects. I promised myself that I’d take some time this year. At the time I thought it was vital to my very survival, and I still think it is. It’s always been important for me to get away and just clear my head, or fill my […]

By |December 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments