101 Words – 006

Just three weeks before his eightieth birthday,
On this day 23 years ago,
He moved on.
New ideas don’t scare me as the old ones do, said John.

Could music be
a form of Art, rather than repeating music’s memory forms?
That was the question Feldman felt he Granted us permission to ask.
Enquiry, Duchamp, Satie.

Joy, open sound Optimism.
Hexagram happeNing.

Conceptual koan, or Apotheosis of listening?
Graphically engaging, now an almost mainstream
Emblem of how one might approach present-day creative life.

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Rudiger Meyer is a composer interested in the play between traditional concert music and new media.


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