Thursday, May 29, 2014

Harry Smith - Early Abstractions

[Harry Smith (1923-1991), at The Chelsea Hotel,  aged 52]  















Harry Smith's Early Abstractions (1946-1957), in honor of what would have been his 91st birthday. Even in their severely-reduced You Tube format, feast on his visionary genius. 

Other Harry Smith postings on the Allen Ginsberg Project include here, here, here,
here and here

upcoming Harry news - Saturday June 14 in Woodstock (an "all-star line-up", like they say).

Harry Smith Anthology To Benefit HUNGRY FOR MUSIC live

and, forthcoming, in the Fall, Raymond Foye's edited and notated Harry Smith Naropa lectures (with an afterword by Charles Stein) as a CD booklet audio project (from the incomparable Dust to Digital. More about that when we hear more.
Happy Birthday, Harry!

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