Tuesday, March 31, 2009
33 1/3 fallout
A couple of people have asked about what I had to say about Steve Reich's Music for 18 Musicians in my book proposal for the 33 1/3 series. Two is a couple, right?
In the interest of transparency, matching that of the folks at 33 1/3, I started a separate blog to document the whole process from open call to what I hoped would be glowing press releases of respected music scholars hailing my genius. As it happened, it ends with the very polite rejection letter.
Here is the proposal.
Should this pique your curiosity about this amazing piece of music piece and/or its composer, it can be found on his Works 1965-1995 collection