Musical telephone lines

What do Jazz birds look like? What about Bach birds? Or Samba birds?

Or rather sound like?

Well there are no such creatures in the world of Ornithology (except maybe Bird)

However, brazilian composer Jarbas Agnelli had an idea while reading his paper one morning. Discovering a photo by photojournalist Paulo Pinto of birds on a wire, the placement of the birds on the telephone wires reminded the musician-composer of musical notation.

Agnelli’s transcription and arrangement are here. After a short explanation he plays an extended version of the composition.

 

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