In this episode:
Robert from Open Goldberg returns.
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Unfortunately, Kimiko couldn’t make the interview.
Last time: open-goldberg-140406-music-manumit
The new one: bach-well-tempered-clavier-book-1
diving into obscure musicology
You want to get it right!
Bach revised the manuscript. There were new editions.
Bach revised the publications
9 “authority” sources
copy & paste would have saved
PDF is available from the bandcamp/website score
Beck album sheets of music:
no copy & paste on paper!
Bach was sparring with his paper
this version, 180 pages, but electronic
current additions are 130 pages.
Bach’s addition was much shorter
took 6 days to record the 48 pieces
most from studio --- from the studio: youtube playlist
some from tours --- from the tour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3pb1_rSYjE
Any news on the Braille edition?
stretch goal was not met for all of them. Open Goldberg to Braille is new,
~$300 for a stand Braille edition braille-edition-open-goldberg-variations
classical music industry has ignored the
every reviewer has said they like it better than Glenn Gold (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_Gould)
Pay for your recording!
Find a way to distribute it: Bandcamp
Content ID, iTunes, etc. -- https://distrokid.com/
iTunes has changed!
no ETA yet on distrokid getting things fixed
PR is similar to any product
national press, magazines, radio, TV, twitter, bloggers
distributed through a label Navona Records link
find a way to contact them!
LinkedIn (pro subscription...but you still need a network) and Twitter (sent about 100 tweets -- 80% success rate)
How to talk about things in a way to interest them?
call to action very important!
Starting really soon!
Record Chopin on a Pleyel piano Chopin used!
closing track: fugue no24 in b-minor
disorienting and dissonant. listen to it 20 times
People were crying
Same intro music that open "Bad Romance" link