I love the following descriptions of our place in landscape from John O’ Donohue, who was born and lived in the west of Ireland.
I’ve been making music every Monday. Little snippets. Bits and bobs. No rhyme or reason. Just simply music for the sake of making sounds. I’ve been uploading these snippets to Google Drive and sharing them with my wonderful friend Danling (a.k.a Mundane Matters) for her to use or ignore as the mood takes. Here’s the first bit of my Mundane Music she’s used.
The other day, the music producer Daniel Lanois listed the three most important ingredients for a successful recording. Number one?