A cross-reference to the first overnight radio show (CKCU 93.1 FM) placing a heavy emphasis on Canadian blues and fusions of same (2007-2012). From 2012-2014, "Rockin' the Blues from Canada" was broadcast on CHMR 93.5 FM (where it originated in 2005 as "Patchwork Blues"). This 'blog' was born in 2004 as a promotional tool for arts-related news when Geocites reclaimed its free websites.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
JON CATLER W/ LA MONTE YOUNG'S JUST ALAP RAGA ENSEMBLE - MAR. 21
FREENOTE MUSIC UPDATE!
Jon Catler (of the Willie McBlind Band) will be performing fretless electric sustainer guitar in La Monte Young's Just Alap Raga Ensemble as part of "The Third Mind Live Series" at the Guggenheim this Saturday. Don't miss this landmark event!
La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela, and the Just Alap Raga Ensemble perform Young's magnum opus, "Raga Sundara" at:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Fifth Avenue at E. 89th Street, NYC
Final Performance: Saturday, March 21, 9 pm
The Just Alap Raga Ensemble, led by founding figures of minimalist music and light art, La Monte Young and Marian Zazeela, will perform in Dream House, their continuous electronic sound environment in luminous fields of colored light. The performance features extended alap sections and sustained vocal and instrumental drones in just intonation over tamburas.