… why not dance an appropriate last tango on the disproportional Titanic of our system of private gain? But if you think we’re not sinking yet, there are more
The violinist could decide to practice a little less for a few years and help to disempower the captain’s crew, instead. Afterwards he may miraculously play better than before. He may be more determined in his “haltung”, a german word which is a mixture of posture, stance, attitude and countenance. I believe it’s the fundament of grassroots politics, but it can not be developped inside the political context. Rather by art.
Music is not simply sounding wallpaper or a mathematical description of time, it’s about posture – in a very physical and direct sense. The body of a music is its statement, consciously or not.
Acoustic music is live music. Headphones are suggested.