I am deleting the tumblr apps off my phone but keeping my account. If for some reason you need me to see a .gif of a goat or a clever polyphony pun, feel free to email me at email@example.com.
I will still be logging on from time to time from my comp to check up. Hope everyone is having a great weekend!
"My first thought was, ‘Wow, that’s what the Internet sounds like!’ When you open your computer and everyone’s talking at you suddenly. But I was really wanting to hear the sound of jumbled talking, where you can’t understand what’s going on — and then, suddenly, one beautiful, simple chord."
Violinist and vocalist Caroline Shaw on Partita for 8 Voices, the a cappella vocal piece that just won her the Pulitzer Prize for music. At 30, she is the youngest-ever recipient of the music Pulitzer.
Hear Partita for 8 Voices now.
I heard five seconds of this and it made me wish I was dead.