Posts filed under ‘Improvisation’

Does Interesting Work

Don’t know why that phrase cracks me up. But it’s the title I gave to this 15-minute guitar improvisation.

November 7, 2011 at 11:24 pm Leave a comment

Joel Grip / Lawrence Lanahan, improvisation, 1/7/2007

Free improvisation from a January 7, 2007 Brooklyn house concert featuring Niklas Barno, Ryan Dorsey, Joel Grip, Lawrence Lanahan, and Eve Risser.

July 25, 2011 at 3:05 pm Leave a comment

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- Disappearing Ink released its first album, "There Is No Time and Nothing's Been," in December 2014. It's available on iTunes.
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- The Art of Social Critique: Painting Mirrors of Social Life includes my chapter "New Possibilities and Old Limitations of Political Art in The Wire."
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