and how did you get them to let you do
a performance there? i would really dig being able to do a set under the
Anyway, I just fell in love with the place and later called the
curator, Magnus Toren (who is a great guy and wonderful supporter of
'fringe' arts and music) to propose the First
Big Sur Looping Festival.
** two folks waxing about big sur. having played at the miller library for the 2000 big sur experimental music fest, i can say that it is really great playing beneath the towering trees . . . in the improv we did, i was able to give a little space, look up at the trees, get a little inspiration and then (hopefully) add some good stuff.
lance, try to get in on either rick's deal or submit something to the 2002 big sur fest. the pay is basically door, the accomodations are a camp site, but it's a really cool experience.
magnus seems to be cool. buy something from the store after you play or listen, their funding is pretty precarious and the library seems to be a labor of love.