Microtonal Guitar Festival – Documentary on #neuguitars #blog

It was such an unforgettable festival with John Schneider, Jürgen Ruck, Fernando Perez, Sinan Ayyıldız at the place where adjustable microtonal guitar was born 10 years ago: Istanbul Technical University, Dr. Erol Üçer Centre for Advanced Studies in Music.

Dan Graham: Rock My Religion on #neuguitars #blog

Rock My Religion from Diogo Tirado on Vimeo. Rock My Religion is a thesis on the relation between religion and rock music in contemporary culture. Graham formulates a history that begins with the Shakers, an early religious community who practiced self-denial and ecstatic trance dances. With the “reeling and rocking” of religious revivals as his…

John Peel’s Record Box #documentary on #neuguitars #blog

Documentary first shown on Channel 4 in 2005, looking at the most prized records in John Peel’s huge record collection, which he kept stored in a special box. Looks at the music and artistes featured in those special records and at the music tastes of John Peel. Also includes interviews with family and friends, including…

#documentary Evelyn Glennie, Touch the Sound on #neuguitars #blog

Touch the Sound: A Sound Journey with Evelyn Glennie is a 2004 German documentary film directed by Thomas Riedelsheimer about profoundly deaf Scottish classical percussionist Evelyn Glennie. In the film Glennie, who won a Grammy Award in 1989, collaborates with English experimental musician Fred Frith and others, and explains how she perceives sound. The film…