1 I am a musician. I create music. I am unconvinced by the idea of originality. I do not strictly believe in invention. I am happy to beg, borrow or steal in the realisation of my work. I will clearly show the sources of my borrowings or thefts. I believe in the continuation of tradition through a thorough understanding and individual re-interpretation of tradition. 2 I am an architect. I create...
“Music creates order out of chaos: for rhythm imposes unanimity upon the divergent, melody imposes continuity upon the disjointed, and harmony imposes compatibility upon the incongruous” -Yahudi Menuhin “(Music is) a purposeless play, (but) this play is an affirmation of life - not an attempt to bring order out of chaos, nor to suggest improvements in creation, but simply to wake up to the very...