miscellaneous short writings
(letters, articles published in
hard-to-find places, privately circulated writings,
old monographs, slightly different versions of
List of larger
out of print articles, articles in hard to find places,
short writings, introductions
books and monographs
to Life in the Shadows, by Sarah Lloyd, 2009.
remembrance, short piece solicited by and written
for Musicworks on
"recollections of Cage"
Nick Didovsky's Skin scorebook, published by punos music
- 17 thoughts
on "music since 1960" (in the form of a haiku),
solicited by SIMS conference, australia, 1989; published
in sounds australian
Harrison's role as a speculative theorist. A Lou Harrison Reader.
Soundings Press. 1987.
- The Unsung Malvina Reynolds,
written for the Berkeley Stage Co.
Newsletter, for a revue of Reynolds' songs, 1983.
- "It belongs to harmony
to stir the passions...", experimental orchestral
tuning for a piece never composed, MusicWorks/Only Paper Today,
- The Art
of Apostasy, J.A.C.O.B.
's Letter: The Jewish Quarterly for the
Arts for San Francisco and the Bay Area, January-March
1985, Vol. V, No. 1
for the 36, for ocarina, soprano sax, flute
(optional slide whistle, female speaker), very short piece
based on a Scholem text, Generation Magazine, January/February,
in Javanese Slendro, Balungan, Vol. 1, No. 2, February 1985
- "Comparitive Tuning Chart" and "Notes
on the Tuning of Three Slendro/Pelog Pairs", Experimental Musical
Instruments, Vol. V. No. 2, August 1990
- History and the
Word: Form and Tonality in Schoenberg's Phantasy for Violin
with Piano Accompaniment, ex tempore, 3(1): 29-40, 1985
- Unpublished paper, "The
Music Indonesia Commissioning Project: Goals and Problems in a
Cross-Cultural Collaboration," delivered at UC Berkeley
conference in early 1990s, about the commissioning project which
resulted in the 3 Lyrichord CDs of contemporary Indonesian music
Mills College Center for Contemporary Music's 'Seminar in
Formal Methods Series': A Documentary History of the First
Five Years, with John Levin, Leonardo, 20(2): 155–163
liner and program notes
articles in 1/1, The Journal of the Just
a Lousy Carpenter. 1:1, Winter, 1985.
Editoral, second issue, 1:2, Spring 1985
- Notes on
Piano Study #5 for JPR, 1:4, Autumn, 1985
Enviroment, 3:1, Winter, 1987
- Canon for
Flute, 6:2, Spring, 1990
10:2, Fall, 1999.
- Review of Colin Mcphee biography by
Carol Oja, Ethnomusicology, but with one line
deleted (about Margaret Mead, line replaced here)
selected short pieces in OP,
OPtion, SoundChoice (early 1980s)