September, 2011Archive

High Line

September 19th, 2011 | Architecture | 1 comment   

~ Coming never ~

Origins of Bebop

September 19th, 2011 | Music | No comments   

This post is based on my Arts class on 9/12/11. Michael Morreale discussed Bebop and played several important songs for us. I found the lecture especially interesting today because of the connections I made with the jazz class I’m already taking. I was already familiar with many important jazz players such as Charlie Parker and […]

Expressionist Art

September 19th, 2011 | Visual Art | 1 comment   

This post is based on my Arts class on 9/7/11. Today we discussed abstract expressionism. Our guest speaker, Geoffrey Dorfman, highlighted several important artists such as Cezanne, Monet, Picasso, and De Kooning. I found his lecture quite surprising.  Before the lecture I viewed most expressionist work as purely abstract and beyond meaning. However, Mr. Dorfman […]

Appalachian Spring

September 19th, 2011 | Dance, Music, Visual Art | No comments   

This post is based on my arts class on 8/31/11. We discussed bio-morphism and modern dance. A link to the Appalachian Spring video can be found here. It was difficult for me to follow Appalachian Spring because of my lack of knowledge in both orchestral music and modern dance. However, even with the little knowledge […]

The Blog is up!

September 19th, 2011 | Uncategorized | No comments   

Hey guys, the Christopher Maniscalco Macaulay Blog is officially up! Future updates will be added shortly.