The original poster made it clear that he knew he had so mis-spelled the German word in his original post some years ago, but had chosen to keep it for what he posted of the original to ARSC now. It is to his last post that I, and I suspect most others, have recently responded -- quoting him as he posted. I think we all have known it.
From: Dennis Rooney <[log in to unmask]>
To: ARSCLIST <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 12:31 pm
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Entarte Kunst
Note to correspondents on "Entartete Musik": Your spelling of the adjective
has in some cases left out a syllable [te] that denotes adjectival form.
Just a bit of necessary Beckmesserei.
On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 2:19 PM, Dave Burnham <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Reminds me of the message of the song "Hitler Lives".
> Sent from my iPhone
> On 2013-08-21, at 2:07 PM, Donald Tait <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Please accept my congratulations too. It's well-done and very powerful,
> and conveys a message that can never be repeated frequently enough. It's
> too easy for people to be unaware of the nightmarish horror of which
> governments of evil, ignorant people are capable. Or to even know or think
> it possible.
> > Don Tait
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: David Lewis <[log in to unmask]>
> > To: ARSCLIST <[log in to unmask]>
> > Sent: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 11:37 am
> > Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Entarte Kunst
> > Carl,
> > Thank you so much for the encouraging feedback! And yes, the Brecht quote
> > imparts exactly what I was aiming for in this collage.
> > David N. Lewis
> > Cincinnati, OH
> > On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 11:22 AM, Carl Pultz <[log in to unmask]>
> >> Wow. And fully resonant this morning. "Then I heard the sound of
> >> drumming/and I knew what had to be done/we must join the war that was
> >> coming/for a nice little place in the sun." -Brecht
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
> >> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of David Lewis
> >> Sent: Saturday, August 17, 2013 10:02 PM
> >> To: [log in to unmask]
> >> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Entarte Kunst
> >> I can already hear the grumbling ... "Ohh Uncle Dave glues macaroni to a
> >> paper plate, spray paints it, and wants to share it with the group.."
> >> Nevertheless, I am pretty proud of this. In 1988 -- the fiftieth
> >> anniversary
> >> of the "Entartete Kunst" exhibit that toured Germany in 1938 -- I did a
> >> live
> >> radio piece where I played multiple records of contemporary music at the
> >> same time in sort of a mashup. Admittedly the records were of later
> >> than were used in 1938, but the effect was still the same; at the
> >> exhibit multiple turntables were set up, and as people played the
> >> of
> >> modern music all at the same time it resulted in a din.
> >> More recently, I posted it as an audio piece after discovering it on an
> >> radio tape; I had thought it lost. My friend David Thomas Roberts
> >> that I should make a YouTube video for it to make it more accessible
> >> generally. I did, and though the video and audio elements were prepared
> >> years apart, they seem to mesh.
> >> This could be an educational tool for those attempting to explain art in
> >> the
> >> Nazi Period, or it may be seen as just a horror movie about something
> >> that's
> >> not supernatural. "For those who dare..."
> >> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCCkLzUpWfY
> >> Uncle Dave Lewis
> >> Lebanon, OH
> >> PS: I know it is "Entartete" and not "Entarte," but I didn't know that
> >> 1988. So I've decided to keep the wrong spelling as the title.
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