The URL for the blog Tracking the Wounded Whitetail/Off-topic stuff at Earfirst.net has been “earfirst.wordpress.com” (where we’re sitting now). I’m now re-purposing this URL for on-topic material for Earfirst™ Editions in sheetmusic, music theory basics with squiggle™ and slantnote™ , and my concert tours. Read the rest of this page »
A musician who contemplates what it is to be human runs up against pesky questions.
For this essay, a prophet is one who warns of urgent truths no matter the cost, and an entertainer structures leisure time for hire. Because this is a mix, not a simple dichotomy, the questions around the distinction can be pesky. Read the rest of this page »