Bruford-Borstlap

Every Step a Dance, Every Word a Song cd

Arnold Schoenberg allegedly maintained that all composition is just very slow improvisation, and we accept the corollary - that improvisation is extremely fast composition - to be equally true. Ideally, the listener cannot hear the join between the two. The composed sounds improvised and the improvised sounds composed. ‘16 Kingdoms...’ was recorded live and unprepared in a sweltering tent in Germany with 3000 people in it.


The 16 Kingdoms Of The 5 Barbarians