A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music

A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music


Founded in 1965 and nonetheless lively this present day, the organization for the development of artistic Musicians (AACM) is an American establishment with a world popularity. George E. Lewis, who joined the collective as in 1971, establishes the complete value and power of the AACM with this communal historical past, written with a symphonic sweep that attracts on a cross-generational refrain of voices and a wealthy selection of infrequent images.

Moving from Chicago to long island to Paris, and from founding member Steve McCall’s kitchen desk to Carnegie corridor, A energy more desirable Than Itself uncovers a colourful, multicultural universe and brings to gentle an enormous piece of the heritage of avant-garde track and art.

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