By George E. Lewis
Founded in 1965 and nonetheless lively this present day, the organization for the development of inventive Musicians (AACM) is an American establishment with a global attractiveness. George E. Lewis, who joined the collective as in 1971, establishes the complete value and energy of the AACM with this communal background, written with a symphonic sweep that pulls on a cross-generational refrain of voices and a wealthy number of infrequent images.
Moving from Chicago to manhattan to Paris, and from founding member Steve McCall’s kitchen desk to Carnegie corridor, A energy better Than Itself uncovers a colourful, multicultural universe and brings to mild an immense piece of the background of avant-garde song and art.
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A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music by George E. Lewis