Re: Prix Ars Digital Musics results


Subject: Re: Prix Ars Digital Musics results
From: Neil Wiernik (naw@techno.ca)
Date: Mon May 31 1999 - 09:04:50 EDT


Can someone forward me the original announcement of the results I deleted it
by accident and I wanted to forward it over to the technolist for a sponning
of a similar debate.

Neil

DC Mckinnon wrote:

> >
> > -- while the (everlasting) conservation of old values would be the actual
> > revolution ?
>
> ??? What I was attempting to put across
> was/is that I felt that Prix Ars were simply turning things on their head
> rather than trying to pull digitally produced musics head out through
> its Ars which would be far more interesting... and might actually
> result in a real musical mutation (a word Eshun likes to use)
> rather than grafting one corpse to another and trying desperately to
> bring it to life with the output of a 20K sound system.
>
> Eshun's book by the way is mad and fantastic (Brighter than the Sun??? I
> forget the extact title - the subtitle is Adventures in Sonic Fiction).
>
> Dugal McKinnon

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