Metaphor

Inspiration: Disarming music

“I believe that the purpose of art is to come up with ways to transform the most negative instincts into creative instincts.”

This is one of the most simple, powerful, and inspiring short videos I’ve seen in a while.

Enjoy.

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Music Education: Snowballs, ice sculptures, and ice sculptures of snowballs

This a playful metaphorical reflection on what seem to be fairly periodic fluctuations in my thoughts on what it means to be building a career in academia as I’ve moved from being a graduate student to someone about to apply for tenure.

Maybe sometime you feel similarly about what you do?

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