Dear friends of SoundS,
As the winter break is upon us, we would like to take the opportunity to send our best wishes for a joyful holiday season and a peaceful new year, full of pleasant and exciting sonic experiences. Happy New Ears!*
*From a 1963 statement by John Cage, written in response to a request by the Japanese radio “to greet the music-lovers of Japan on the occasion of the New Year (and not to take more than a minute to do so).” Cf. John Cage, A Year from Monday. New Lectures and Writings. Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press, 1969, p.30.