October 24th, 2008

galaxy

Music of the spheres

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7687286.stm

This item on the BBC science pages sent me on a sort of wistful mood,f or some reason. Maybe because as a musician, making music often feels like something very important and transcendent, something that goes to the essence of what the world is and of ourselves, whilst in living our lives in a human society we often feel (or I do, at any rate) that what we do is unimportant and irrelevant and that that is one reason why so many of us struggle so much in the ‘real’ world...