The Big City

”The more susbtantial an individual’s aesthetic experience is, the sounder his taste, the sharper his moral focus, the freer—though not necessarily the happier—he is.."

I try to avoid these these as much as possible—less than a half dozen in 12(!!) years of blogging—for all the obvious reasons, but I’m asking for your help right now, for all the obvious reasons. And not just that my birthday falls this month. Yay?

Got any coin stuffed away in a digital mattress someplace? Asking for a friend… Seriously, I am asking, because this is 10 of my April fundraiser, and baby I’m still out here raising. I’m a maker and a taker, and if you can skim anything off the top, it all helps. If I’ve ever helped …

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Unlike older, lost civilizations that had no means to record and preserve audio, nor a method for notating musical instruction, we have been preserving sound for 150 years, and digital audio has been accumulating like an avalanche at easily the same speed as digital words. But these are all based on technology and need a …

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