Wednesday, June 23, 2010

The New York Times on Anthony Braxton at LPR

Mr. Braxton, bespectacled and cardiganed as usual, was a hands-on honoree during Tri-Centric Modeling: Past, Present and Future, a two-day festival commemorating his legacy as well as his age. With proceeds going to the nonprofit Tri-Centric Foundation, which supports performances and archival preservation of his music, the festival gathered a marvelous cohort of his protégés and peers, outlining something like a living index of contemporary improvised music.

Read the rest here.

No comments: