Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
John Cage ...
Himself
Rahsaan Roland Kirk ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

experimental | cage | rahsaan | See All (3) »

Genres:

Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1966 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Sound, that's me."
6 July 2007 | by (Czech Republic) – See all my reviews

This short experimental movie is excellent audiovisual dialog of two individual musicians - John Cage, composer and writer, and Roland Kirk, original post-bop jazz-man. It's a montage of shots on the town and zoo, Kirk's jazz improvisation in Ronnie Scott's Club and Cage's composing in Saville Theatre. Cage reads from his notes about sound, music and their relations with people and all the movie Kirk's beautiful music sounds (the most wonderful part is collective playing of Kirk and a group of children who play the flutes). The phenomenon of sound inspired both of them and their successful musical attempts reflect the richness of their knowledge.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page