Ear Magazine Vol. 5, No. 6. Homemade Instruments
New York: New Wilderness Foundation, 1980. First edition. Tabloid format, 20 pp. including covers.
Special issue focusing on homemade instruments, of the longrunning artists' periodical devoted to avant-garde music, which was associated with, and later published above, the famous Ear Inn on Spring Street. Chippewa music, review of Julius Eastman at 33 Grand St, trancscript of a lenghthy discussion on homemade instruments with David Garland, Charlie Morrow, Peter van Riper et al, followed by segments on homemade instruments, including pieces on or by David Behrman, Yoshi Wada, Gamelan, Son of Lion, Daniel Schmidtm Harry Bertoia, etc., and much more. Outstanding issue.
folded once, with some toning - especially along margins and fold line - and a bit of rubbing at spine. Very good. Item #30144