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Fractal Artwork

Benoit Mandelbrot coined the word “fractal” to describe his new object and those like it. He argued that the edge of the set was more than a line (one dimension) and less than a plane (two dimensions). He claimed it had a dimension somewhere between the two, a fractional dimension.…

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Music

I enjoy listening to and playing music. Nothing makes me aware of “being in the moment” as much as playing music with other people. My belief is that music is a human expression of a subset of the universal language of frequency, rhythm, and change (three different words for vibration),…

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Inspiration!

What inspires you? One way to tell is to take a look at how you spend your time. If you spend your time on things that inspire you, there is a good chance that you are happy. Here are some things that inspire me: Love,  Happiness,  Failure,  Forgiveness,  Happiness,  Listening, …

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The known and unknown

The more you know, the more you know you don’t know. “It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so” – Mark Twain To me, there is a knowing and a KNOWing. The human knowing is a product…

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About play

Why do we say that music is “played”?   What are other ways that adults can be in the world of “play”? Here is an excellent example of bringing play to everyday life.  Piano stairs – Rolighetsteorin.se – The fun theory #inspiration #fractaltruth #dreamfortheworld #fractegrity   “When I say playfulness is…

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Of chaos and order

Fractals are, to me, an access to understanding the relationship of chaos to order. With fractals, what appears to be chaos at one scale of magnification can appear to be organized in some recognizable order at another scale of magnification. Alan Watts gave the example of a rope; the observing…

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Play, perform or practice?

What is it to “play” music? What is it to “perform” music? What is it to “practice” music? What do we expect from each? What can we learn from each? “What is Play? It is a state of being that is intensely pleasurable. It energizes and enlivens us. It eases…

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What is it to play music?

What is the experience of playing music ? What is music? Music is is a human expression of a subset of the universal language of frequency, rhythm, and change (three different words for vibration). What is the experience like? There is the disappearance of self in service of something bigger…

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