[LGM] Leipzig, LGM, and Bach

Dave Crossland dave at lab6.com
Wed Nov 27 09:30:51 PST 2013


Behdad made a nice write up of the performance at ATypI that Werner
Lemberg, Frank Blokland and I did at ATypI - which was about this :)

I wonder if Frank can upload the PDFs to speakerdeck.com ? :)


On 27 November 2013 12:20, Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com> wrote:
> Not really OT.
> Something I ran across recently, though I'm sure Leipzigers are fully
> aware of, is Bach's Verschiedene Canones Über die ersten acht
> Fundamental Noten vorheriger Arie (BWV 1087) -- 14 Canons on a Goldberg
> Ground.
> The pertinent issue here is how this represents Bach's invention of
> musical notation programming or scripting, as shown in this video:
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_3889082931&feature=iv&src_vid=8nIqjXh1xgE&v=6h6AabkLvEE
> Back in the 18th century, Bach was using an algorithmic approach! Using
> old "code" in future works!
> Perhaps we can find a way to bring Bach to LGM since we've already
> arranged to bring LGM to Bach.
> Greg
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