On Sun, 28 Feb 1999, Rhys Chatham wrote:
> Rhys Chatham <Rhys.Chatham@...>
> Other business: Is Pauline Oliveros' piece, I of IV, considered to be in
> the minimalist genre? I always thought of it as the grandmother of all
> feedback/loop pieces and hadn't considered its minimalist aspect. Thanks.
I of IV is simply great. I'm not really interested in the minimalist
debate, but also, what about Oliveros' use of the turntable as a collage
instrument in the equally beautiful Bye, Bye Butterfly? I still think
she hasn't been given the wider recognition she is deserving. What about
a Wire primer? Has one been done?