Chapter: Sound

Meredith Monk:

A sound piece: http://www.ubu.com/sound/monk.html

A short film: http://ubu.com/film/monk_ellis.html

Some reviews about Monk’s performances: http://www.ubu.com/ubu/unpub/Unpub_023_Johnson.pdf

In this one there are several extracts by Monk and Laurie Anderson amongst others: http://www.ubu.com/sound/cage_tribute.html

Laurie Anderson:

Two pieces for tape bow violin: http://www.ubu.com/sound/anderson.html

A short text and some videos: http://ubu.com/film/anderson_l.html

Patti Smith:

Short text + a list of sound material: http://www.ubu.com/sound/smith.html

A podcast that features Anderson, Smith and Monk:  http://www.poetryfoundation.org/features/audioitem/1818

 

 

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2 thoughts on “Chapter: Sound

  1. I love the way he talks to himself asking himself about himself.
    “The better the singer’s voice the harder it is to believe what they’re saying.”

    He also wrote a book called “How music works” and a major part of it is dedicated to the performance of playing on the stage. I’ll bring it next week!

  2. I love the way he talks to himself asking himself about himself.
    “The better the singer’s voice the harder it is to believe what they’re saying.”

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