demoriel:

there are some people that i follow that i’m never unfollowing. like it’s ride or die at this point we’re in this together 4 life

Just remember, even your worst days only have twenty-four hours

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hellllllllla:

beasleypercussion:

keyofdminor:

blood-sweat-and-dci:

keyofdminor:

galleryavocado:

the fuck is this

it’s graphic notation.you can play the chimes in whichever way you interpret the lines.for example, you could see it as high points being forte dynamics, and low points being piano dynamics.but in this case, it looks like the composer just wants you to sustain the sound of the chimes after hitting an accent with them.it looks weird, yeah, but thankfully you don’t have to overthink this.

Nah, I don’t think that’s right

really? this one from 1975 for a percussionist must be totally wrong too!


or how about something a little newer than that? like, 1985? does body drumming sound interesting? fuck yeah it does! I’ll even throw in the instructions for how to read this! it’s totally wrong (and in French!), but…



we’ve been so wrong since the 1950’s, it’s absolutely crazy to think that composers like this guy was wrong:



…as well as this Stockhausen fella:


or even this guy:


"but it’s 2014! no one writes like that anymore!"


um.

Fucking music


I have seen the music in the very last picture, my friend played it last year. I sent a picture of it to my band director and he explained it to me

hellllllllla:

beasleypercussion:

keyofdminor:

blood-sweat-and-dci:

keyofdminor:

galleryavocado:

the fuck is this

it’s graphic notation.

you can play the chimes in whichever way you interpret the lines.

for example, you could see it as high points being forte dynamics, and low points being piano dynamics.

but in this case, it looks like the composer just wants you to sustain the sound of the chimes after hitting an accent with them.

it looks weird, yeah, but thankfully you don’t have to overthink this.

Nah, I don’t think that’s right

really? this one from 1975 for a percussionist must be totally wrong too!

image

image

or how about something a little newer than that? like, 1985? does body drumming sound interesting? fuck yeah it does! I’ll even throw in the instructions for how to read this! it’s totally wrong (and in French!), but…

image

image

image

we’ve been so wrong since the 1950’s, it’s absolutely crazy to think that composers like this guy was wrong:

image

image

image

…as well as this Stockhausen fella:

image

image

or even this guy:

image

image

"but it’s 2014! no one writes like that anymore!"

image

image

um.

Fucking music

I have seen the music in the very last picture, my friend played it last year. I sent a picture of it to my band director and he explained it to me

iseeavoice:

Literally my favorite photos from these movies is Peter Jackson looking like he accidentally walked into Middle Earth wearing a flannel shirt and the first beings he runs into are Elven Royalty.

solar-citrus:

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I want your stupid fucking sense of humour making me laugh at 4am when I have to be up at 6.

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