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>>If you performed Cage's 4'33" at a faster tempo you might be able to fit
>>it into your looper;)
>As a testament to Cage's sense of humor, 4'33" was originally scored in
>movements, so with slight pauses between them it actually takes longer
>4'33" to perform.
>Unless you rush, that is....
I've played it on my 32 sec. JamMan before, by syncing it to a MIDI clock
at 113.75 bpm, looping 16 beats and letting it play 9 times. OK, I really
haven't played it, but I could if I wanted to. Of course, if I wanted to do
all 3 movements, I'd have to work out a tempo map to fit all 3 movements.
Dave Trenkel : email@example.com : www.peak.org/~improv/
"...there will come a day when you won't have to use
gasoline. You'd simply take a cassette and put it in
your car, let it run. You'd have to have the proper
type of music. Like you take two sticks, put 'em
together, make fire. You take some notes and rub 'em
together - dum, dum, dum, dum - fire, cosmic fire."