Philosophy (and Ethics) of Editing Improvised Recordings

There have always been different opinions on what is “right” when editing a live recording of (improvised) music before release – ranging from “a n improvised performance only exists in the moment and must not be recorded” to the Ampex guitar of Zappa. With the upcoming Eclectic Blah album in mind, here’s my philosophical take on the topic.

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That was 2013

This is the time of the year when – like every year – I tend to look back on what has happened, and also to look forward to what will happen. Items addressed include #secretalbum, Erlanger Programm, Eclectic Blah, synthesizers and some personal stuff.

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