Posts Tagged ‘Ankhrasmation’

“What I’m Interested in Is Sound”: A Conversation With Wadada Leo Smith

This image is a section of a musical score by Wadada Leo Smith, the avant-garde trumpeter. Obviously, he doesn't use notation as you and I recognize it; Smith has a musical system he calls "Ankhrasmation," which merges the ideas of composition, improvisation, and performance into a single construction.
Currently a faculty member at the California Institute [...]

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