Category Archives: microtonal

Bali: Gamelan & Kecak

The first time I heard gamelan music, I had no idea what it was. I thought it was electronica. It literally sounded like aliens. I was very confused, and very entranced. Then gradually I heard some more, and it was … Continue reading

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Harry Partch – Delusion of the Fury

Enclosure VI: Delusion of the Furya ritual of dream & delusion, opera in 2 acts for voices & large ensemble of Partch instruments Another hero, another hobo. Harry Partch stands alone as the most creative, individual, and iconoclastic musician of … Continue reading

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