1: Analog or Digital?
Analog converted to digital
2: What time did you wake up today?
3: Last thing you read?
“Experimental Music: Cage and Beyond” by Michael Nyman – fascinating!
4: Whats your first memory?
I have a particularly awful memory, but I want to say it’s going down a cold metal slide at a park playground.
5: Tea Or Coffee?
Espresso, then earl grey or mint tea later in the day.
6: Last thing you cooked?
Toasted bread with avocado, salt, and sliced tomato. A staple in my diet.
7: If you’re reborn who or what would you like to be?
Person: A classically-trained musician … could be interesting?
Thing: Being reborn as caviar would be a pretty wild ride (the whole way through)
8: What inspires you?
Hard work and selflessness
9: Last record you played?
LP: John Fahey – “Days Have Gone By” on Takoma Records
CD: Andrew Chalk – “Blue Eyes Of The March”
CS: A tape my parents dubbed holding the first two Roxy Music albums
MP3: Philip Corner – “Satie’s Rose Cross As A Revelation”
10: Favorite piece of musical equipment?
11: Last movie you saw?
I just re-watched Chinatown by Roman Polanski
12: Who do you love?
Most everyone a little, a few people quite a lot
13: Do you have any pets?
My roommate has two cats, Baby & Orange Man
14: Are you useful?
To certain people. Which, right now, is enough for me
15: Biggest fear?
Breaking my teeth
16: What do you value the most?
17: Famous last words?
Pleased to have made it this far…
Prelusion, his latest solo work, is out this Friday on Root Strata.