I’m writing this from my class. It’s called “deep listening” taught by Pauline Oliveros. She was a contemporary of John Cage.
you can understand my excitement.
she is like a zen monk. calm and centered.
today we were asked to bring a found sound.
I brought my bike wheel.
I’m going to go play it now. Maybe I will let you hear a recording here later.
here it is:
I like the idea of ‘found sound’.
the possibilities are endless.
what can you hear right now?
right where you are sitting.