Brick

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Sing15: Will's Year | No Comments
Brick

Austin — What’s in a word? One way to find out is to sing it for 15 minutes. Looking out my window, my eyes go to the brick on my neighbor’s house. This becomes my focus for the session today. Not everything, not anything. Just this thing.

I break it down into the B, the R, the I and the CK, slowly making my way between these four building blocks of this building block.

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As seems to be a law of creativity, the simplicity and containment of this structure encourages invention and energy. Just paint with these few colors.

At the very end I take these four component ingredients I’ve explored and string them together into that rectangular orange-ish construction material. Maybe this how bricks are built in their factories, by workers singing them together.

Brick sounds like this

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